A book About Jewish Boxers and Anti-Semitism


By Jeffrey Sussman

Many people have asked me why I chose to write the book, Max Baer and Barney Ross: Jewish Heroes of Boxing, which was just published by Rowman and Littlefield.  It’s a good question. Most people, Jews and non-Jews, have no …

Message from Sarah Steinberg, Co-Chair of Young Leaders Board

As I get ready to close my term as Co-Chair of Jewish Nevada Young Leaders, I’ve been able to reflect on the experiences I have had and how meaningful they have been in shaping my Jewish identity. I had no sense of Jewish Community before I became involved with Jewish Nevada. I returned ho…

Faye Steinberg- a true visionary leader

Jewish Nevada Women’s Philanthropy is United


There have been several changes, events, and shifts throughout the 51 years of the Jewish Federation in Nevada - many of them positive.  One of the few constants in all those years has been the impact that Women have had on our community.…

Arrest of Suspect in Threats to Jewish Institutions

Israeli police announced Thursday that they had arrested an 18-year-old man with dual Israel-U.S. citizenship as the primary suspect for most of the bomb threats that have been called into Jewish Community Centers and other Jewish institutions in 40 U.S. states and 4 Canadian provinces. 


Meet the new face of Jewish Nevada's Young Adult Division

Meet Megan


Jewish Nevada is proud to announce the appointment of Megan Stolberg-Weintraub to the position of Director of Young Leadership Development. In this position, Megan will be responsible for all aspects of Jewish Nevada’s Young Leadership program.

Megan has over seven years …