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Central Agency for Jewish Education (CAJE) Records

 Collection
Identifier: B414

Overview

The Central Agency for Jewish Education (CAJE) was established in Denver in 1973. The mission of CAJE is Jewish education and it has created a resource center that holds materials on Jewish issues, life, and culture. The organization also sponsors teacher training and runs seminars and workshops for Jewish schools and educators for the Rocky Mountain Region. CAJE works closely with the Jewish Educators Council. CAJE sponsors the Joyce Zeff Annual Israel Study Tour and Jewish Explorers. In 2016, CAJE merged with Jewishcolorado which was formerly the Allied Jewish Federation The collation contains scrapbooks from 1982 to 2007 and media clippings from January to June 2009.

Dates

  • Other: 1982-2009

Creator

Biographical / Historical

The Central Agency for Jewish Education (CAJE) was established in Denver in 1973 and merged with Jewishcolorado, formerly the Allied Jewish Federation, in 2016. The mission of CAJE is Jewish education and it sponsors a resource center that holds materials on Jewish issues, life, and culture, including books, and audio/visual resources. They also have teacher training and run seminars and workshops for Jewish schools and educators for the Rocky Mountain Region. CAJE works closely with the Jewish Educators Council. CAJE sponsors the Joyce Zeff Annual Israel Study Tour and Jewish Explorers. After the merger CAJE retained its name and brand as the educational and programming division of Jewishcolorado.

Extent

2 Linear Feet (2 record boxes)