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A Message to Our Community from Shlichim Hanna and Oz

"Let me know right away
if I'm disturbing you.
he said
as he stepped inside my door,
and I'll leave the way I came.

Not only do you disturb me,
I answered,
You turn my whole world upside down.
Welcome."
~ Eeva Kilpi

The past few weeks have been very tense and frustrating for many people w…

Meet Our 2022 Award Recipients

Each year, the Jewish Federation of Madison gives out several awards at our Annual Meeting recognizing outstanding service and leadership within our community. We are proud to introduce you to this year's recipients, who will be recognized at the 82nd Annual Meeting on November 30.

RABBI…

Joint Statement on Antisemitic Chalkings at UW-Madison

September 13, 2022

Contacts: Alan Klugman, Executive Director, Jewish Federation of Madison: 760-218-0563
Michael Blumenfeld, Executive Director, Wisconsin Jewish Conference: 608-575-8018

We are appalled that on the first day of classes at UW Madison, the campus community awoke to find mul…

Gan HaYeled Preschool Selected To Be A Pyramid Model Implementation Site

Mazel Tov to Gan HaYeled Preschool for being selected by the Wisconsin Alliance for Infant Mental Health to be part of Cohort 18 of the Wisconsin Pyramid Model Implementation sites! The Gan HaYeled Pyramid Model Team spent 2 days recently in Marshfield, WI, at the Pyramid Model Team Launch …

Welcome New Midrasha Interim Director

Please join us in welcoming Kim Rosenthal to our staff team. She will be serving as Interim Director of Midrasha Hebrew High School. Kim is a long-time member of our Madison Jewish community. She has taught for many years at Midrasha and is a past Director of the program.

Midrasha Fall Seme…