NCJW Helps Kids Heading Back to School

NCJW Helps Kids Heading Back to School

The Back 2 School shopping event, sponsored by our Section, put a big smile on the face of students from 5 to 17 years old who are served by Homeless Solutions! The youngsters had a chance to get brand-new clothes and shoes for the upcoming year. Personal shoppers...

Where Have All the Insects Gone?

Are we witnessing a bug apocalypse? Bugs, insects of all kinds, are just disappearing. Biologists estimate that numbers of bugs, such as beetles and bees, have declined significantly in the last 35 years. The data on specific insect numbers is patchy, and pinpointing...
Our Visit to the Islamic Center

Our Visit to the Islamic Center

Our group met with men and women of the Center. They graciously answered our questions for 2¼ hours. We were supposed to stay for just one hour, but everyone was so engaged in conversation that the time flew by. It was only when the call to prayer began that we said...
Susan Neigher Receives Highest Honor in NCJW

Susan Neigher Receives Highest Honor in NCJW

Susan Neigher, longtime co-president of National Council of Jewish Women, West Morris Section, has received the prestigious Hannah G. Solomon Award, the highest honor in NCJW. The award is named for the organization’s founding mother, whose leadership motivated others...