Guide to Jewish Life

The Guide to Jewish Life has everything you need to know and access in the Greater Washington Jewish communities of Maryland, D.C. and Virginia.

Where is that synagogue? How do I find a mohel? Where are the kosher restaurants? From religious and communal life to education, arts and culture, health and fitness, senior programming and Israel advocacy, every relevant organization, product and service available in Jewish Metro D.C. can be found in the Guide. Be a part of this colorful reference guide with easy to find categories and listings, cross referenced and indexed so readers can easily find your services.

In addition to being mailed to WJW’s subscribers, the Guide will also be distributed to area businesses and Jewish organizations.

Don’t miss a chance to tell the community about your organization or opportunity.

Listing deadline for the 2022-2023 guide is May 25, 2022. Don’t worry if you miss the deadline for this year’s guide you can still submit a listing anytime throughout the year to be included in next year’s guide.

*If you were in last year’s guide, a representative will be contacting you directly to update your information.

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    PLEASE PROVIDE A BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF YOUR ORGANIZATION, EVENT, PROGRAM OR BUSINESS:

    We reserve the right to edit listing descriptions and determine their placement. Please follow these editorial guidelines:

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    PLEASE CHECK THE APPROPRIATE CATEGORY FOR YOUR ORGANIZATION OR BUSINESS

    The following are the sections available and the categories within each. Please check a single box below that best describes your organization or business. If you do not specify a section/category, your listing will be placed at our discretion.
    Section requests are not guaranteed.

    RELIGIOUS LIFE

    Conversion

    Keeping Kosher
    Kashrut OrganizationsRestaurants

    Personal Services
    AdoptionBirthFuneral/Cemetery ServicesMikvahsMohelsPre-Birth
    Pre-Marriage/Genetic Counseling

    Synagogues and Congregations
    ChavuraConservativeHumanisticIndependentOrthodox
    ReconstructionistReformSpecial Ceremonies

    COMMUNITY RESOURCES

    Community StrategyGenealogyHolocaust ResourcesLibraries
    Organizations & FederationsReligious OrganizationsSocial Services
    Special NeedsYoung Adults/SinglesYouth Groups/Teen Organizations

    SENIORS

    55+ CommunitiesAssisted LivingHospiceIndependent Living
    Senior Centers/ProgramsSenior ServicesSkilled Nursing/Rehab

    CAMPS & EDUCATION

    College GroupsCongregational SchoolsDay CampsDay Schools
    Early ChildhoodLifelong LearningOther Edu ProgramsOvernight Camps

    ARTS & CULTURE

    Fine ArtGalleries & StudiosJudaicaPerforming Arts
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    Jewish Media
    PublicationsRadio ShowsSpeakers BureausTV ShowsVideos/Other Media

    GOODS & SERVICES

    Dining & FoodFinancial & LegalHealth & FitnessHome ServicesReal Estate
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    SIMCHA

    CaterersInvitationsHotels & Venues
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