History and Highlights

August 8, 1951

March 9, 1978

February 2, 1979


March 13-15, 1988

September 1996


Fall 2006

October 1, 2009

November 14, 2014

Fall 2015

Kingston Jewish Community Council, Inc. chartered

New By-Laws adopted for Jewish Community Council of Kingston, Joseph K. Cohen elected President (View Image)

Name changed to Jewish Federation of Greater Kingston

Hosted Refusniks from Soviet Union

UCJF delegation attended Israel at Forty, Young Leadership Conference in Washington DC

First Fall for Art Fundraiser

Reher Buildings Bequeathed to the Federation; Reher Center for Immigrant Culture and History initiated

Newsletter Renamed KOLENU (Our Voice)

Organization Renamed Jewish Federation of Ulster County, Inc.

First Day of Jewish Learning at SUNY Ulster

Became a PJ Library sponsor

If anyone has pertinent material in their personal archives such as photos, quotes, news articles, or other information, we'd love to hear from you. Please email Arlene Gould.