Virginia Peninsula

Regions covered

Hampton, Newport News, York County, Williamsburg, Poquoson, Smithfield, Isle of Wight, and Gloucester

Ages served

From birth through 8.5 years old

Community sponsor

Our program is made possible by a generous donation from a member of our community who wishes to remain anonymous.


Jessi Malkin
Program Director
United Jewish Community of
the Virginia Peninsula
(757) 930-1422

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About this Community

The ultimate goal of the United Jewish Community is to create a Jewish community that: 

  • Is respectful of Jewish differences.
  • Is knowledgeable of and committed to Jewish values and practice.
  • Participates in synagogue life and Jewish communal and cultural life.
  • Makes Israel a central component in its identity as a community.
  • Has a sense of cultural pride.
  • Manifests its Jewishness in lifestyle, life choices, and life commitment.