Best Jewish Neighborhoods

Seward Park & Columbia City

A shtetl in the verdant and diverse South End

11/26/2018 By Emily K. Alhadeff

Best Jewish Neighborhoods

Capitol Hill

The historic and geographic center of the Jewish community is still, in many ways, the place to be.

11/26/2018 By Lara Hale

Best Jewish Neighborhoods

Fremont & Ballard

The hippest and fastest-growing quadrant of the city

11/26/2018 By Alexis Kort

Jewish Connections

Connections 2019 Is a Stylish Affair

The annual women's philanthropy event features a leading Israeli designer.

11/26/2018 By Jim DiPeso

Jewish Journey

Lessons from a Teen Tour of Israel — for Life

When the World Cup coincided with his Israel trip, a local teen discovered that differences can be reconciled with a common goal.

11/26/2018 By Matthew Rubenstein

Jewish Connections

SAFE Washington Keeps the Jewish Community Secure

The decade-old Federation-supported program is vigilant in the face of threats.

11/26/2018 By Jim DiPeso

Jewish Connections

With Germany Close Up, Young Adults Reflect on the Past to Look to the Future

The Federation's new travel opportunity will put Seattle young adults in touch with Germany's past and present.

11/26/2018 By Jim DiPeso

Test Your JQ

Here Is What We Can All Do to Heal After Pittsburgh

Five ways to make the world a kinder place.

11/26/2018 By Rivy Poupko Kletenik

Best of Jewish Neighborhoods

Jewish Day Schools Face New Challenges. Do They Have What It Takes?

Day schools have had to position themselves as values-driven institutions with academics on par with private schools.

11/26/2018 By Rachel Román and Emily K. Alhadeff

Jewish Journey

Two Czech Refugees Discover They've Led Parallel Lives

Two men find out they have a lot more in common than living in Seattle.

10/31/2018 By Peter Curtis and Robert Stern

Service and Jewish Life

Service and Jewish Life October-November 2018

Photos of our community in action

10/31/2018 Edited by Jim DiPeso

Jewish Connections

The Federation Prepares Emerging Leaders for Communal Responsibility

The Advanced Leadership Development Program gives participants the skills and confidence to be community builders.

10/31/2018 By Jim DiPeso

Jewish Connections

The Federation's Director of Engagement Is Energized by Seattle's Diversity

Samuel Klein is a self-described connector.

10/31/2018 By Jim DiPeso

Jewish Connections

Honeymoon Israel Offers a Romantic Getaway for Committed Couples

The new program comes to Seattle.

10/31/2018 By Jim DiPeso


Karen Treiger's Family History Finds Holy Moments

The local author devoted years to researching and writing her in-laws' Holocaust survival story.

10/23/2018 By Rachel Román

Three Opinions

What’s the point of kashrut?

Do Jewish dietary laws need an update?

10/23/2018 By Rabbi Moshe Kletenik and Miriam Buckman

Sound Off

Rachel Belle Combines Food and Story

The host of the Your Last Meal podcast has been launched to foodie fame.

10/23/2018 By Haley Shapley

Jews of Seattle

Linda and Michael Warren

What does being Jewish mean to you? 

10/23/2018 Photography by Meryl Alcabes

Sound Off

The ADL Ups Its Game

The anti-hate organization responds to a new wave of local and national challenges.

10/23/2018 By Emily K. Alhadeff