The Board and Staff of the Jewish Federation wish all our friends and neighbors Chag Sameach for the coming Passover holiday. 

The offices of the Jewish Federation will be closed the following days to allow our staff to celebrate Passover.

Monday, April 10 - Office will close at 3:00 PM
Tuesday, April 11 & Wednesday, April 12 - Closed
Monday, April 17 & Tuesday, April 18 - Closed

Betty and Sam Schpok Spirit of Federation Award
The Federation is currently taking nominations for the Betty and Sam Schpok Spirit of Federation Award.  Presented at the Annual Meeting in June, the Spirit of Federation Award honors an individual who has demonstrated personal commitment, dedication and leadership to the Jewish Federation of St. Joseph Valley and the Jewish Community of St. Joseph Valley.

If you would like to nominate someone to receive this honor, please contact Ben Davis at the Jewish Federation by emailing or calling 574-233-1164 x 102.


Yom HaShoah Volunteer Day
(Grades 7-12)
Sunday, April 23, 2017
5:00-7:00 PM (Time Change)
at the Federation Shoah Memorial
Please join us as we clean up and beautify the Shoah Memorial located at the Jewish Federation, and then have dinner together before heading over to the Yom HaShoah Program at Temple Beth-El at 6:30 PM. For more information and to RSVP, please contact Efrat at, or 574-233-1164 x107.