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Israel and Our JCC

Mehane Yehuda Market Jerusalem

By Lael Gray, Executive Director. Few topics bring forth as much passion from American Jews as Israel. And – as is quite often the case with Jewish people – there is no shortage of varying opinions on what Israel should or shouldn’t do, and what Israel means to modern Jewry around the world. On our recent trip to Israel, Felisa Morgan (our board president), Devorah Holan (incoming board president), and I attended the JCC Association’s conference “Innovation Lab: Jerusalem,” where we ...  read more

Gelt for Good


Hanukkah is a time for giving, and this year we are celebrating with “Gelt for Good,” an opportunity to shine light on beloved nonprofit organizations. We invite you to email ami@jcc-asheville.org by Friday, December 4 with the name of a nonprofit you support and why you value the work they do. We will select eight entries to give a small gift of gelt. In addition, we will feature them on our website and Facebook page during Hanukkah. ...  read more

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Nominate This Year’s Outstanding Volunteer and Employee of the Year!


JCC members and staff are invited to submit nominations for our annual recognition awards, to be presented to the Phil ...  read more

Opening the Heart of Communication; Integrating Judaism & Nonviolent Communication

Roberta Wall

Join Roberta Wall, Nonviolent Communication Trainer and student of Jewish thought and observance, for an exploration of ...  read more

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