You are viewing a preview version of this site. The live site is located at:

JFGI Connections

These are the voices that connect us as a Jewish community.


INDIANAPOLIS, IN - The Jewish Federation of Greater Indianapolis (JFGI), in partnership with CANDLES Holocaust Museum and Education Center and with the generous support of the Paul Family Endowment, is pleased to bring the exhibit The Wartime Escape: Margaret and H.A. Rey’s Journey from …

Meat roast

With the New Year ahead, I am excited to bring you two delicious recipes that will draw a lot of compliments on them. These recipes aren’t just for the holidays.
Serves up to 8 people
• Brisket meat (You can buy in Cusco or Trader Joe's depending on how much you want t…

Hot Apple and Pear Crumble


  • 3 apples
  • 3 pears
  • 3 tablespoons brown sugar
  • Grate the peel and juice of 1 orange
  • 1/2 teaspoon of vanilla extract

For the crumble:

  • 210 grams (1 ½ cup) flour
  • 100 g chopped almonds
  • 50g (1/4 cup) brown sugar
  • Powdered sugar for decoration


  •  Preheat ove…


Funds Provided by The Jewish Federation of Greater Indianapolis through JFGI Education Innovation Grants.

Jewish Family Service is pleased to announce the implementation of a Community Chaplaincy Program with support from the Jewish Federation of Greater Indianapolis.

“We have heard fr…

Lubov Berman's Story

By Solomon Berman

"My mom Lubov Berman was born in Tsarigrad, Bessarabia, in 1927 to Kasriel and Surah Dreinberg. She had three brothers and three sisters. Her family was very religious and from childhood she remembered all the traditions that were kept in the family. Her dad was a merc…