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Published Monday, May 18, 2020

The Great Big Jewish Food Fest is a 10-day online festival celebrating all things Jewish food. Take part in cooking classes, virtual deli tours, film screenings, panel discussions and so much more.

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Published Thursday, May 14, 2020

Three members of the New Orleans JCC community have channeled their talents into making masks to keep our citizens safe. Learn more about their projects, their tips, and inspiration.

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Published Tuesday, May 5, 2020

While we can't be together physically, we are so glad our JCC Nursery School and Pre-K remains connected virtually. This year especially, we are so grateful for our teachers. Watch a sweet message from our students.

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Published Tuesday, April 21, 2020

Our team pulled together some of our favorite, FREE coloring pages, and activity books to help pass the time as we daydream about enjoying our beautiful city together again.

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Published Friday, April 17, 2020

Isolation is normally deemed one of the most dangerous things for seniors.  What to do?!  Rachel Ruth offers suggestions to keep seniors engaged and stimulated.

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Published Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Join JCC Nursery School and Pre-K Music Specialist Kendra Siani in the kitchen as she goes through all the ingredients and steps to make matzah balls. Follow along with her recipe and enjoy a special Passover song while you cook.

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Published Friday, April 3, 2020

No doubt this year’s Passover seder will be different, but that does not mean it cannot be special and meaningful.  Rachel Ruth, the JCC’s director of senior services and basic go-to person for all things food-related, shares her thoughts on next week’s Passover celebration.

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Published Wednesday, March 25, 2020

The Jewish Federation of Greater New Orleans, Jewish Family Service of Greater New Orleans, and the Jewish Endowment Foundation of Louisiana have partnered with a number of area synagogues to create a Jewish community response helpline program for problems related to the novel coronavirus pandemic.

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8 Miraculous Nights and 8 Fun Facts about the New Orleans JCC

As we reach the end of 2020, a year that has been filled with disruptions and uncertainty, we are glad to welcome a holiday about light and celebration. Chanukah is all about looking for beauty and celebrating life’s miracles. To honor that tradition, we’ve put together eight fun facts about the New Orleans JCC.

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Jewish Community Thanksgiving Food Drive

The Jewish community is partnering with Tulane Medical School students for a holiday food drive for CrescentCare, a New Orleans clinic that offers comprehensive health and wellness services to the community, advocates for empowerment, safeguards the rights and dignity of individuals, and provides for the public. 

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JCC Diaper Drive October 5 - 9

As we move into the joyful celebration of Sukkot, the New Orleans JCC is pleased to partner with the Junior League Diaper Bank for a week-long diaper drive to help those who are most vulnerable.

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Cathy and Morris Bart Jewish Cultural Arts Series Events Announced

This year, the Cathy and Morris Bart Jewish Cultural Arts Series will feature four feel-good movies shown in socially distant screenings at the Uptown JCC. In addition, three authors will speak in virtual book events held in partnership with the Nashville and Memphis Jewish Community Centers. 

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