Community Events2016-12-30T11:01:21+00:00

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Events from our local Jewish Community and Hillsdale Community

For more local Jewish events –  check out Federation’s Community Calendar. These events are NOT sponsored by Neveh Shalom, please contact the organizers for more info. If you would like your information to be included on this site, please email with name of event, time, location contact info and a link.

schechterCamp Schechter – The countdown to summer 2016 at Camp Solomon Schechter has already begun. Haven’t registered yet?  Check out our website or contact for session dates and financial aid information. Join us for another amazing summer, Where Judaism and Joy are One

loanJewish Free Loan Launches in PDX!

We are excited to announce the launch of the Jewish Free Loan of Greater Portland (JFLGP) under the auspices of the Jewish Federation of Greater Portland. The program is supported by the Blumauer-Bloom Fund and the Nettie Rosen Director Free Loan Endowment Fund and donors across the community passionate about giving people the means to help themselves.  JFLGP provides interest-free loans to qualified applicants of up to $2000, payable over a maximum of 24 months. Full details and the loan application are available on our webpage,

Alzheimer’s Association’s Caregiver Support Groups

Second Thursday of the month, 3:30-5 PM, Cedar Sinai Park, Robison Jewish Health Center
More information here.


Hebrew For Lunch, Tuesdays, 12:15 pm at Cafe at the J in the MJCC.  

Interested in practicing your Hebrew and/or improving your Hebrew skills?  Join Sylvia Frankel for a discussion in Hebrew every Tuesday at the MJCC. Purchase lunch or just enjoy the conversation. Some conversational Hebrew required.

iAct for Refugees
Beer, Food and Music for a Cause
Sunday, October 16, 5:30pm

The Never Again Coalition is a proud sponsor and partner of iAct for Refugees – Beer, Food and Music for a Cause.  On Sunday, October 16, join us from 5:30 to 8:30pm at Lagunitas Community Room for live music, Lagunitas beers on tap, Oregon wines, appetizers by Le Pigeon, Little Bird and Chalino, a raffle, and a silent auction. Our partner, iAct is on a mission to empower and extend hope to refugees facing humanitarian crises in central Africa. You can make a difference in the lives of refugees by showing up to drink beer and wine, and eat award-winning food. Tickets are only $10 which gets you two drinks, food and entry. The silent auction features wine tours and tastings, downtown dining and entertainment experiences and more. To purchase tickets, go to