In 1998 the Jewish Culture Society established in 1989 was reorganized into Association of the Jewish Organizations of Beltsy. Association unites: JCC, Hava women organization, association of former ghetto prisoners, association of World War veterans, Hesed Yakov, religious community, JAFI and Israeli Cultural center branches. In 2000 twinning of Beltsy with Greensboro Federation, USA was established. It is an important example of a small Moldovan community partnership relations with an American Federation. Thanks to the generous financial assistance of Greensboro Jewish Federation, Jewish Campus was opened in Beltsy in 2005. Jewish Campus director – Polina Raspitina.
JCC programs: Kabbalat Shabbat • Jewish tradition • Summer family retreat • Intellectual games • Hebrew classes • English classes • Family club • Youth club • Cinema club • Computer classes • Jewish dance group • Applied art studio • Sport sections: tennis, chess • Art studio • Musical programs
Welfare Center “Hesed Yakov”
Established - 1997.
Board Chairman – Efim Groisman.
Hesed Director - Polina Raspitina.
Phone – (373-231) - 21278, fax – 26394,
Welfare programs: Number of clients in the city (incl. children and periphery) – 855 • Food packages • Meals-on-Wheels • Hot meals • Fresh food sets • Home care services • Winter relief • Warm homes • Medical equipment loan • Medical consultations • Medicines distribution through pharmacy smart-cards • SOS • Day center • Hesed-on-Wheels (44 locations, 9 routes) • Club programs.
Religious community: Religious services - Roman Soibelis. Administrator – Alexander Fisman. Phone – (373-231) – 27054.Up to 55 people gather on Shabbat, Jewish holidays and prayers.