Community Connections

Local News from the Jewish community of Portland and SW Washington

Shavuot Celebration

Join us for our Shavuot Celebration on Saturday, June 8, from 4:30 pm on into the evening. Shavuot is the celebration of the early harvest and receiving the Torah on Mt. Sinai: revelation, a first fruits festival, a potluck dairy dinner delight, a literary event, and an opportunity to lear…

OJCF's Giving Council Holding 2nd Annual Taste of Giving

Join the Oregon Jewish Community Foundation's Giving Council for an evening of conversation, connection and community.

Schnitzer Supporting Foundation of OJCF Now Accepting Proposals

The Leonard and Lois Schnitzer Supporting Foundation of OJCF is now accepting proposals for its 2017 grant cycle.

Friendly Visitors Needed!

Jewish Family and Child Service

Volunteers visit weekly at the client’s home, where they visit, play games, or work on projects together. We currently have three clients looking for a friendly visitor to spend a few hours with them each week!

Call for Artists! ORA: Northwest Jewish Artists

ORA - Northwest Jewish Artists, extends an invitation to all Jewish artists to jury (June 11th) your art work for participation in our annual art show, “Celebration of Art.”