North Louisiana Jewish Federation

World Religion Day
The Federation parnters with B'nai Zion and Agudath Achim to staff the "Judaism" booth at the annual World Religion Day, a national event which is sponsored locally the the Unitarian Universalist Church.
 
Camp Chai
For two weeks every summer, the Federation sponsors a Jewish day camp for children between the ages of 3 and 10. Older youth serve as counselors.
 
Hanukah Party
The Federation sponsors an annual community-wide Hanukah party at which latkes are served. Attendees are encouraged to play the dreidel game and to display their menorahs. 
 
Purim Carnival
The Federation sponsors a community-wide Purim Carnival every year. All are encouraged to attend in costume. Lunch and hamentaschen are provided.
 
Holocaust Remembrance
Since 1984, the Federation has sponsored an annual interfaith service in remembrance of the Holocaust, featuring  an address by a keynote speaker or a musical presentation. The Federation also sponsors an annual Holocaust Essay Contest for secondary school students; the winners read their essays during the service.
 
Sister City: Omer, Israel
Omer is a town in southern Israel that has been "adopted" by the Federation. We send a monthly stipend to the community as a token of our friendship.
 
Jewish Film Festival
In conjunction with the Robinson Film Center, the Federation sponsors a film festival in order to bring to the region films of Jewish interest that would not normally be shown here.
 
Annual Meeting
As a non-profit organization, the Federation holds an annual meeting. Outgoing Board members are thanked for their service, and new Board members are installed.
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