Advocating for refugee families

Members of the Rhode Island interfaith community gathered June 22 near the Rhode Island Holocaust Memorial in Providence to call on the government to keep families together and remind others of our …

More photos from Arlington

Here are some photos from Arlington National Cemetery and the Lustig and Rabe families.


New England Yachad and National Council of Synagogue Youth participants came together recently for an inclusive high school Shabbaton at Congregation Beth Sholom in Providence.

Milestone celebration

Providence Hebrew Day School students hold their new siddurim that they received at their Siddur Party on Monday, Feb. 19. Standing behind the students are Miriam Esther Weiner, principal, Rabbi …

Wintertime fun

Day at the J Feb. 25 drew a crowd to the Alliance’s Dwares Jewish Community Center in Providence. Among the many activities were a PJ Library activity (bottom) in the upper lobby with a …

Fun with Challah

The Great Rhode Island Challah Bake is an annual event for women and girls in Rhode Island. This year, close to 200 gathered Oct. 30 at the Alliance’s Dwares Jewish Community Center in …

A riveting story

On Sunday, Oct. 29, in the Gussie and Victor Baxt Social Hall at the Dwares Jewish Community Center in Providence, the audience was enthralled by Ada Winsten’s story of her family’s …