Monthly Community News from 
the Jewish Federation of Raleigh-Cary
March 2019
Congratulations to Lions of Judah chair Amy Bush! The Triangle Commercial Association of Realtors named her Realtor of the Year!
Congratulations to Kobe Early, who became the NCHSAA State Wrestling Champion for the second year in a row!
Congratulations to Judge Mark Davis ! Governor Roy Cooper has named Davis as Associate Justice of the North Carolina Supreme Court! “I know Judge Davis is dedicated to his work and to serving the people of North Carolina, and I know he will continue to serve with distinction as an Associate Justice on the Supreme Court,” said Gov. Cooper. Read More
Congratulations to the JCC Adult Men's Basketball Team for winning the City of Raleigh Championship!
If you have a bissel news, contact  Jorie.Slodki@shalomraleigh.org
to be added to the Jews In the News Section of our next newsletter.

Chagall Society Kickoff Succeeds with Flying Colors!

We enjoyed meeting some of the wonderful artists in our community. If you are interested in getting involved in the Chagall Society Visual Arts Group, please fill out our survey by clicking the button below. For more information, e-mail Jorie Slodki at jorie.slodki@shalomraleigh.org
JCC Triangle Newcomers Is Welcoming
People to their New Home
 
This winter JCC Triangle Newcomers has welcomed more than 50 people into the Raleigh-Cary Jewish community. Our monthly Coffee Connections provides newcomers with the opportunity to connect with other people of all ages and stages in life who are new to the area. This program also introduces newcomers to Jewish resources in the Triangle. Leslie Needham, JCC Membership & Engagement Manager, moved to Raleigh three years ago and is excited to help the Triangle Newcomers settle into their new home. Contact Leslie at  Leslie.Needham@ShalomRaleigh.org  or 919-676-6170 for more information on Triangle Newcomers.

The Raleigh-Cary JCC strives to create an atmosphere of support 
and community engagement at all of our programs. More information about the JCC and upcoming programs can be found at raleighcaryjcc.org
PJ Library®  program provides a free gift of a high-quality, age-appropriate Jewish book or CD mailed to the home every month. 

PJ Library was brought to Wake County with generous funding from the Harold Grinspoon Foundation and our  PJ Library Benefactor Circle.

-Susan and Steven Reinhard
-Jane Pinsky and Richard Adelman, in memory of Ellen Adelman 
-Stacy and Craig Becher 
-Sarah Fuerst, in memory of Bob Fuerst
-Ann and George Tosky
-Carole Guld
-The Jewish Federation Lions of Judah

Want to be a part of PJ Library? Want to get the PJ Newsletter?  Sign up here . 'Like' our  PJ Library Facebook  page to get news of PJ Library programs in the community. Interested in becoming a member of the PJ Library Benefactor Circle?  Contact Tina Schultz
Cardozo Society Luncheon


The Jewish Federation of Raleigh-Cary invites Jewish lawyers, judges and law students to our Cardozo Society Luncheon!

Wednesday, March 20th
11:30am-1:30pm
Sitti
(137 S. Wilmington St., Raleigh)


As the NCAA men’s basketball tournament kicks off, please join us for a timely presentation on the intersection of sports and the law:

“Adidas, Fraud, and How the College Basketball Bounces.”
Recent and ongoing federal investigations and trials involving corruption in NCAA basketball.

Speaker Barbara Osborne, J.D., is a Professor and Coordinator for the Graduate Program in the Sports Administration specialization at UNC. She focuses on legal issues in intercollegiate athletics.

Deadline for registration is March 15th. Click the button below to register.
NCMA presents

I ♥ Purim: Saturday Night Fever

Get your groove on and practice the hustle, because we’re celebrating Purim circa the late 1970s and Studio 54. Slide into those platform shoes and shimmering satin, slip into that polyester suit and fly collar, and we’ll meet you under the disco ball. (But leave the roller skates at home!)

Saturday, March 16th
7:30-9pm
North Carolina Museum of Art
West Building

We’ll have music and dancing, hors d’oeuvres, beer, wine, and flip-side cocktails (as in “Catch you on the flip side”). Dress to impress in disco glamorous attire, though costumes are not required.

Proceeds benefit the Judaic Art Fund. For more information about the event and sponsorship opportunities call Mary Blake: (919) 664-6807.

$65 per person
$45 Young professional (under age 40)
Proceeds benefit the Judaic Art Fund
SAVE THE DATES
I ♥ Purim: Saturday Night Fever
Saturday, March 16th
7:30-9pm
North Carolina Museum of Art
West Building

Raleigh Women's Seder
Sunday, March 31st
5-8pm
Beth Shalom of Wake County

JFS Good Deeds Day
Sunday, April 7th
9am-5pm

JCC Spring Fling
Sunday, April 28th
1-4pm
Raleigh-Cary JCC

Table Tennis Tournament Fundraiser
Sunday, June 2nd
6-9pm
Triangle Table Tennis
2900 Perimeter Park Drive, Suite 200
Morrisville

LGBTQ Mission to Israel
June 6th-13th
David R. Kahn Community Campus
Dedication & Ribbon Cutting
Sunday, September 22nd

More Information to Come
Triangle Newcomers

Have you recently moved to Wake County? Is there a new Jewish family on your block? 

Let us know so that we can send information about community resources. 
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You can donate money with every purchase!
Go to  Smile.Amazon.Com  and select "The Jewish Federation of Raleigh-Cary/JCC" as your charity of choice.
Raleigh-Cary Congregation News

Click the links below to see the upcoming events across the community!

Miriam's Tent is now available by mail!

Some of our community members have requested a paper copy of Miriam's Tent be mailed to them as well.  Click here  if you would like to be added to that list. There will be a $36 annual fee. 
No matter your stage in life,
the Federation has a way for you to find your crowd.
To see our calendar of upcoming events, click here: