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Israel Update–February

February 27, 2017|

By: Noam Grinfeld NEWS Illegal settlement's evacuation ends in violence Israel legalizes West Bank outposts Marijuana legalization moves in Israel! 15 new Hamas tunnels towards Israel Elor Azarya sentenced 18 months in jail for killing the [...]

ECC Tu B’Shevat Forest

February 17, 2017|

BY STEPHANIE LEEN, ECC JUDAIC SPECIALIST This year for Tu B'Shevat, at the JCC Denver, the Early Childhood Center's 13 classrooms ranging in age from infants to pre-kindergarteners created a forest of recycled trees. Each class used different recycled [...]

Ask Ali

February 15, 2017|

You asked, our CEO Ali answered! Check out her answers below.   Q: Ali, is what is going to happen with tennis? A: Tennis is alive and well at the J Denver. Jim and Stacy Swiggart are an amazing [...]

Meet the J’s record holder: Eliza Cummings

September 9, 2016|

You read that right. Record Holder. Eliza Cummings is the youngest swimmer to ever complete the Plymouth to Provincetown (“P2P” as the insiders call it) 20-mile swim. If you’re like me, just thinking about swimming that far is exhausting. But [...]

Get to know Dr. Alison Trachtman Hill, our new CEO

September 2, 2016|

  Our new CEO, Dr. Alison Trachtman Hill, kicks off her tenure here at the JCC Denver on Tuesday September 6th. But who exactly is she? Why did the board, senior leadership, and executive search team choose her? We wanted [...]

Message from the Board

July 29, 2016|

Dear JCC Member: I am writing to update you on the status of our capital campaign. Unfortunately, last week, contractor bids for our campus renovation project came back significantly higher than expected. Members of the Board of Directors are currently [...]