The JCCA is partially funded by the state and the federal government and also by the ACS.
According to a letter Richter sent to parents, The Family Child Care Program in Queens will be shuttering due to a “declining census” and a “serious lack of sufficient funding.” A restructuring of the organization’s funding sources “severely impacted the child-care program’s financial sustainability,” JCCA staff said.
Others claim that more than1,900 years ago, in the days of a cruel Persian monarch, some Jews from Bavel fleeing Persian persecution went north, reaching, and then settling in At this time, many degrading and restrictive decrees were enacted against the Jews.
It seems like a long way from the Silk Road, in the New York Diamond district, nested between watch repair shops and diamond resellers is a small and happy oasis of Central Asian Jewish cooking, the Tam Tov Glatt Kosher restaurant.
The Tam Tov serves the Bukharan Jewish cooking that has satisified the Persian speaking Jews of Uzbekistan for a long time - the Bukharan Jews are one of the oldest documented ethnic groups in Central Asia, dating back possibly to Assyrian times but more likely to the end of the Persian exile around 500 BC.
Travel time had shortened considerably because of the newly installed steam-engine train in 1891.
Some sent their children to learn in Eretz Yisrael.