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How Do You Dip Your Apple?

Every year we prepare to start the New Year with time spent in self-reflection and celebration. This year, our Shlichim, Daniel and Shirly, had some fun before Rosh Hashanah asking members of the Madison Jewish community "How Do You Dip Your Apple?". The resulting video is a hilarious, mus…

Help Victims of Houston Flood

Houston and 9 surrounding counties in Texas have been hit since yesterday with extensive flooding across the entire region, including areas where the Jewish community is concentrated. Amounts ranging from 1-2 feet of rain have fallen in a very short time, completely overwhelming bayous and s…

JDC Responds to Ecuador Earthquake

Collecting Funds, Coordinating Relief
Emergency Grant Also Distributed in Japan Following Major Earthquakes

In the wake of a powerful 7.8 magnitude earthquake that struck Ecuador, killing at least 272 people and injuring more than 2,500, the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC…

Jewish Federation of Madison Proposed By-law Amendment

Meeting of the Members
Tuesday, April 19th, 2016 at 7:30 PM
Jewish Federation of Madison
6434 Enterprise Lane, Madison, WI 53719

The Executive Committee of the Jewish Federation of Madison proposes to amend Article III, Section 15 of the Jewish Federation of Madison’s by-laws. This paragr…

The Jewish Agency Announces $1M in Assistance to Recent Terror Victims

Following the violent terrorist attacks in Israel, which left more than ten Israelis injured and an American tourist dead, Jewish Federations condemn the attacks, mourn for the victims and call for an end to the current wave of terror. The Jewish Agency for Israel announces it will provide $…