News & Upcoming Events
On March 8th, over 200 people came to a Washington University panel discussion between Andrew Rehfeld, President and CEO of the Jewish Federation of St. Louis, and Tarek El-Messidi, founder of CelebrateMercy. The conversation focused on continuing alliances between the Muslim and Jewish communities in order to combat hate.
CelebrateMercy, founded by Tarek El-Messidi, raised money towards the damages at Chesed Shel Emeth Cemetery. He visited the cemetery on March 9th.
Governor Eric Greitens and Vice President Mike Pence joined a community-wide clean up effort of Chesed shel Emeth cemetery, followed by an interfaith vigil organized by the Jewish Community Relations Council of St. Louis