Welcome to JewishPeoria.Org, the Web site of the Jewish Federation of Peoria, an umbrella organization that crosses all affiliations. For us here in Peoria, it’s about people. Who are we? Take a look.
We are pleased to announce the pending arrival of our new Shaliach, Tomer Swisa. Tomer served in Intelligence in an Elite Unit in the IDF, studied at a leadership academy in Israel and is very excited to be joining us. Here is his amazing video. Enjoy!
An Evening to Stand with Israel
We had a very successful event, we’re still accepting donations.
You can see the comments of our guest speakers linked below:
We can’t silence them but we can try to soften their impact on children and families living under their blare.
Give now to the ‘Stop the Sirens” campaign. 100 percent of the money goes moving children to safety, caring for elderly who can not leave the shelters, helping victims of these attacks rebuild their homes and businesses and more. Show your solidarity and support for the people of Israel.
You may give online or send your check to: The Jewish Federation of Peoria, 2000 Pioneer Parkway, Suite 10b, Peoria, IL 61615.
The revonation will improve the existing structurs to insure they last for years to come. In the meantime, the buttons, glass, aluminum and other items are being stored and cleaned. A day for a rededication and re-opening hasn’t been set but check back here for more information.
Click below for updates on the current situation in Israel including an up to the minute news feed.
For updates on how the Jewish Fedreations of North America are assisting with Israel’s efforts, please click here.
“HOUSE IN A BOX”
We are pleased to be part of this important community effort to help those impacted by the tornadoes in Washington. You can see the complete story here.