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JCC of Metropolitan Detroit Is Latest In String of Bomb Threat Targets

January 18, 2017 | The Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit and the Jewish Community Center of Metropolitan Detroit would like to share the following: Earlier today, a bomb threat was received at the Jewish Community Center in West Bloomfield, via an anonymous phone call. The building was immediately evacuated and subsequently swept by a joint team from the Federation ...

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Mandell (Bill) Berman – 1917 to 2016 ז״ל

December 21, 2016 | We are deeply saddened to share the news of the loss of Mandell (Bill) Berman, devoted husband of Madeleine (Madge) since 1950, and father of Ann Berman Feld (Dan) and Dr. Jonathan Berman (Nicky). Bill Berman will be remembered as one of the true pillars of the Detroit Jewish community, as well as a major ...

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Community Update on JPM Facility

November 22, 2016 | The Jewish Federation remains committed to the development of a new facility in Oak Park that serves as a center for Jewish life in the area. The process has taken longer than expected due to the complexity of planning the new structure, securing tenants and ensuring that the facility remains financially sustainable while meeting the ...

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Jewish Federations deeply mourn the passing of Shimon Peres, z”l

September 28, 2016 | A member of Israel’s founding generation, an eloquent spokesperson for his country and a strong advocate for Jewish peoplehood, Peres was both a pragmatist and unwaveringly optimistic that Israel would reach peace with its neighbors. He dedicated his life to that pursuit, having held nearly every cabinet position during his storied career, serving twice as ...

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A First! Michigan Jewish Food Festival, August 28, Shed 5, Eastern Market

August 11, 2016 | It’s in our roots. For a delectable sampling of Jewish Detroit’s hottest farm-to-table-to-culinary trends – bring your family and friends, your curiosity and your appetite to The Michigan Jewish Food Festival, Sunday, August 28, 2016, 11 am to 4 pm, Shed 5, Eastern Market Detroit. It’s a one-day taste of Detroit’s Jewish Food Movement, and what ...

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