The New Orleans Jewish Community Center is a non-profit organization dedicated to serving the Greater New Orleans Jewish community, their friends, and families. Our JCC thrives largely due to the efforts of our dedicated volunteers. We greatly appreciate the commitment and leadership of our 2015 Board of Directors.
|Peter E. Sperling||President|
|Lee Sucherman||Executive Vice-President|
|Aimee K. Bain||Vice President|
|Jonathan P. Friedman||Treasurer|
|R. Justin (Bobby) Garon||Secretary|
|Richard I. Buchsbaum||Ex-Officio|
Jason A. White
Phyllis Z. Alltmont
|Brian D. Katz
Morton H. Katz
Robert A. Kutcher
Weezie Rosenblum Margolis
Naomi S. Orlansky
|Jeffrey A. Schwartz
Kathryn F. Shepard
Toni L. Weiss
Thomas M. Wolf
With temperatures in the 90s, it is easy to forget that fall is here. Fortunately, we have the holiday of Sukkot to remind us that the harvest season has begun.
As Rosh Hashanah approaches, all we can think about are apples and honey!
Rosh Hashanah - “head of the year”- commemorates the creation of the world. Traditionally, apples and honey are eaten to represent our hope for a sweet year of health and peace. Dipping apples in honey is delicious, and here are few creative recipe suggestions to help kick this duo up a notch....
We love to celebrate here at the JCC, and we also look for any opportunity to be creative. Join us for a coloring break in The Nosh of the Uptown JCC for National Coloring Book Day on August 2. We’ll have a table with crayons and JCC-themed coloring sheets. Can’t make it to the JCC? Download and print our coloring sheets. We’d love to see your artwork, so be sure to tag us and use hashtag #nojcc on social media!...
Creating a lifestyle, rather than a diet, will give you the flexibility to make healthy choices while still enjoying what you eat. Sometimes the hardest part about eating healthfully is simply knowing what will taste good without packing on the pounds. Check out some of the healthy recipes recommended by Metairie Wellness Director Alexis Boudreau to get started and get cooking!...