On October 6, a festive atmosphere prevailed as over 100 guests came together to witness the ceremonial groundbreaking for JSDD’s Cooperman Family Campus. The event was held on the grounds of SWS Architects, adjacent to the JSDD’s new Livingston property. Before shovel hit dirt, donors, friends, and JSDD staff were all smiles as they posed for photos in front of the special backdrop designed by our Groundbreaking Committee.

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The Jewish Community Foundation (JCF) recently hosted its biennial event known as Shorashim (meaning “roots”), which honors all donors who have made legacy or endowment gifts through JCF’s legacy societies: Lester, Lion of Judah Endowment, MetroWest Tomorrow, Herskowitz and Create a Jewish Legacy (CJL). JSDD has been part of CJL for more than five years, and during that time we have secured more than 50 gifts to help ensure that JSDD remains vibrant and able to serve our clients long into the future. Held on September 10, 2019 at the Wilshire Grand in West Orange, it was a warm, inspiring and meaningful event, capped by a beautiful and thought-provoking address by Rabbi Daniel Cohen, author of the book, “What Will […]

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  The Chavurah Program meets on Sunday at the WAE Center.  Chavurah is a shared communal experiences of Jewish learning.  Hagit Oren JSDD’s Jewish Coordinator plans and teaches the creative program.

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Linda Press, Executive Director of JSDD accepts a Grant from Investors Foundation which was presented by Alicia N. Robinson, Assistant Vice President Investors Bank 

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WAE Center members and staff all came together to eat delicious chili lime chicken sandwiches, hot dogs, black bean and corn salad, potato salad and topped it off with a yummy dessert.  The music was playing during the meal  which helped to invigorated the members to get up and dance!  Thank you to all the incredible staff who made the BBQ a success!

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