Come for ruach, relaxation with your brothers, networking with other clubs, and expanding your horizons.
New price of $150, only half of cost with region subsidy, you'll enjoy farm fresh kosher meals, beverages, snacks, and two nights lodging in comfortable motel units, with wifi (double occupancy).
We are welcoming spouses for only $100 additional.
Go to retreat.seaboardfjmc.us to learn more and register to attend. Final registration deadline June 10. Don’t miss it!
(If you already registered you will get a refund so you can get the Early Bird price.)
Allan Kahan, FJMC International President
Allan is a past Seaboard President, one of our Seaboard own, and will be able to tell you about what's happening across the Federation.
Gary Katz, FJMC International VP
Gary. a clinical psychologist in the LA area, and professor at Cal State Northridge, will be talking about the new Imagine Life! mental wellness program.
MG (Res.) Nadav Padan, National Director FIDF
Major General (Res.) Padan will be speaking with us on Zoom on the latest developments on Israeli security and politics. During his distinguished 36 years of military service in the IDF, Major General Padan held several leadership positions, including commander of the central command and head of the cyber defense directorate. See his bio and info on his work with the FIDF here.
Blue Yarmulke 2022
Blue Yarmulke Person of the Year Brunches: April 10, 2022 at Congregation Beth Emeth, Herndon, VA (for DC area); Chizuk Amuno Congregation, Baltimore, MD (for Baltimore area); and Congregation Beth El, Norfolk, VA (for Tidewater area)
Read tributes for any region honoree here.
Watch the awards presentation recording from
Baltimore & Herndon (top right)
Watch the awards presentation in Norfolk (bottom right)
Our brothers of the Abayudaya Men's Club and their families and community are still in need as we COVID-19 crisis abates, as is the Hadassah Nursery and Primary School in Mbale, Uganda founded by our recently departed brother Aaron Kintu Moses z"l. Seaboard is leading the FJMC in collecting funds to help the community and the school. You can donate here to help.
Convention 2021, June 6 - 13, 2021
The FJMC 2021 Virtual Convention was outstanding, with lots of great programs. Seaboard was the leading region, with the most registrations, and a lot of tributes in honor of our brother Allan Kahan, new International President. See Keynotes here.
New Seaboard Leadership
Eric Beser was installed on June 8 as the new Seaboard Region President for 2021-2023, with Dan Moldover as Executive Vice President. See the full Leadership List. Mazel tov to our new Board!