Meet Katie Applefeld 

Whether it is her love of Israel, a famous relative or a surprising athletic feat, Katie Applefeld has a lot to share. Here are 10 things to know about this Pikesville native and long-time volunteer, who currently sits on The Associated’s Board of Governors and […]

Shabbat: A Choose Your Own Adventure Experience 

I spent two years trying to make connections and build a life here, but something was missing. I had friends but still felt like a stranger in a strange land. As I rang in 2023, I resolved to tap into the one community I had […]

The Associated Announces New Leaders to Participate in its Young Leadership Council

The Associated: Jewish Federation of Baltimore recently announced the selection of 16 young adults to participate in its Young Leadership Council (YLC). As part of this two-year program, these local leaders will engage in monthly leadership seminars, delve into the work of The Associated and […]

Verified Voices: Where to Find Accurate Reporting on the Israel-Hamas War Across Social Media

Awiderframe A broader view on Israel-related issues.  Benmfreeman: @Benmfreeman Informed perspectives on Israel and related issues.  Blakeflayton: @BlakeflaytonEngaging content and insights on Israel from Blake Flayton  BulletproofisraelA strong, resilient perspective on Israel  DrsheilanazarianInsights into Israel’s role in healthcare and global issue.  Dumisani6Another insightful non-Jewish voice contributing to […]

2023 Year-End Tax Planning

Key Considerations for Year-End Tax Planning We also recommend that you monitor the legislative proposals below as they will be considered by Congress later this year. Should any significant legislation be approved, we will communicate those changes to you and provide suggestions for charitable giving. […]

Antisemitism on College Campuses

Beth H. Goldsmith visits Associated Hillels, Goucher and University of Maryland, to talk about what is happening on their college campuses.

When Tragedy Strikes at Our Hearts

Each of us — young and old — is struggling to understand why. Too often of late we have been confronted with the horror of antisemitism and other acts of violence that leave us wondering how people can harbor so much hatred as to feel […]

Stand with Us for Peace in Israel: Community Prayer Services

The Associated and the Baltimore Jewish Council are proud to stand with our synagogue partners in solidarity with the War in Israel.

Around the Table with Beth H. Goldsmith

Catch up on the latest episode of The Associated’s newest video series, Around the Table with Beth H. Goldsmith!

Navigating Success: What I Wish I Knew in College

Expand Your Horizons: Looking back, I wish I had known the importance of being globally aware. In today’s world, the opportunities to connect with the global community are endless thanks to technology. Take advantage of this. Cultivate your knowledge about various topics, cultures and perspectives. […]