Virginia Peninsula

Regions covered

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

Ages served

6 months through 8 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.