News & Announcements

SCA Sefer Torah Dedication!

“זֶה הַיּוֹם עָשָׂה ה נָגִילָה וְנִשְׂמְחָה בוֹ” Through the generosity of The Oved, Betesh & Pardo families- the SCA celebrated a Hakhnasat Sefer Torah Sunday morning! Friends and family gathered together to complete the final words of this beautiful Sefer Torah. After it was completed, we heard inspiring Dibre Torah from Hakham Shimon Alouf, which …

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Jewish Heritage Night at MSG!

On April 3rd we will be partnering with over a dozen organizations to take part in “Jewish Heritage Night” at Madison Square Garden! By purchasing your discounted tickets using the below link for the NY Rangers game, you will also be supporting the efforts in Ukraine. Click here to purchase tickets …

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Crisis in Ukraine – Ways to Help

Dear Community Member, As we continue to monitor the devastating situation in Ukraine, we cannot help but be moved to action. With too many lives already lost and thousands of our Jewish brothers and sisters impacted, we continue to pray for the safety and well-being of the people of Ukraine. The SCA has put together …

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SCA Podcast Talks!

We are excited to introduce a new concept to the SCA audience. “PODCAST TALKS” is a book club for podcasts. (Reading the book is not required!) Join us for our inaugural event is December 21 at 1:00PM. We will be discussing the prizewinning novelist Dara Horn’s new book “People Love Dead Jews”. Dara often writes about subjects related …

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Shine A Light on AntiSemitism

SCA is proud to take part in the national #ShineALight on Antisemitism initiative this Hanukkah! See below video from SCA Board Member Maurice Levy.   …

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A Conversation with Rudy Rochman

On November 22, the  SCA partnered with Enough is Enough and the Sephardic Community Center in hosting a conversation on how to deal with antisemitism. Norma Chehebar introduced the night, followed by Michael Harary, who serves as a board member of Enough is Enough. He briefed the audience on the history of what our community has been doing …

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Senator Joe Lieberman and Meghan McCain at the SCC

Check out this month’s issue of the IMAGE Magazine for an incredible article on our recent event with the Sephardic Community Center as we hosted Senator Joe Lieberman and Meghan McCain to discuss standing up to antisemitism …

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“Communities in Conversation”

We’re honored to take place in the Rabbi Sacks A”H global initiative for Rabbi Sacks’ first yarzheit- “Communities in Conversation”. Join any of the many classes & programs taking place on October 25 and 26th. May his memory be a blessing. …

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Young Adult Anti-Semitism Event this Sunday at the JCC!

SCA Special Young Adult Program Sunday Afternoon at the JCC. 

Program generously sponsored by Ezra S. & Sharyn Ashkenazi. Come and hear Dr. Noam Weissman from OpenDor Media speak about Anti-Semitism today and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict …

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Tish’a BeAb Day of Learning 2021

Join us Sunday July 18, 2021 for our annual Rabbi Dr. Ezra Labaton A”H Tish’a BeAb Day of Learning! Hear from 50+ Rabbis and Teachers live at the JCC  …

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SCA Welcomes Irene Hanan to Board of Directors

Irene Hanan is a graduate of Hillel Yeshiva Elementary School (Class of ‘93) and High School (Class of ‘97). She holds a bachelor’s degree in English from Monmouth University. In addition to being a board member of the Sephardic Community Alliance, Irene is involved in many community organizations …

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