$2,000 Undergraduate Scholarship Opportunity from The Bray Family

October 11, 2019

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Jewish Family Services of NENY (JFS) received a generous gift from Donald Bray to help support students with college expenses.  The David and Rose Udelson Bray Scholarship Fund provides a one-time, $2,000 scholarship to one undergraduate student.  If you know someone interested in applying, please share this announcement and have them complete our short online application. We ask for …Read More

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Let’s Talk About…Albany has a Guest Speaker

October 3, 2019

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This month we welcome Jacqueline Citriniti, lead educator at the Albany Pine Bush Preserve, who will talk to us about this globally rare ecosystem. The preserve is rich in geological, natural, and cultural history. The Albany Pine Bush Preserve is home to a unique variety of rare plants and animals, including the federally endangered Karner …Read More

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Food & Flicks are Watching “On the Basis of Sex”

October 3, 2019

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On the Basis of Sex is a 2018 movie about Ruth Bader Ginsburg, her struggles for equal rights, and the early cases of a historic career that lead to her nomination and confirmation as U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice. Join us on Thursday, November 7 at 12:00 p.m. at Congregation Beth Emeth (100 Academy Rd, …Read More

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A Discussion about VA Healthcare

October 3, 2019

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Please join us on Thursday, October 10 at 1:00 p.m. at APL’s Bach Branch (455 New Scotland Avenue) for a presentation by James Arring-ton, Chief of Health Administration Services at the Albany Stratton VA Medical Center. He will be discussing VA healthcare: who is eligible, what you may be eligible for, what needs to be …Read More

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Tour The Schuler Sisters and Their Circle Exhibit

October 3, 2019

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Sparked by the phenomenal success of Hamilton: An American Musical, the Albany Institute of History & Art has organized the exhibition The Schuyler Sisters and Their Circle. The Schuylers were a prominent Dutch family in New York in the 18th and 19th centuries, who played a central role in the formation of our country. This …Read More

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