Welcome to the Rhode Island Jewish Historical Association Website!

Due to a printing error, you may have received a Membership Renewal Request Letter with your January 2018 Newsletter. If you have paid your dues for 2018 already please disregard this letter. We apologize for the mishap.  
Our Executive Director and Researcher, Kate-Lynne Laroche is currently out on maternity leave, and will not return until the beginning of April. At this time, we will not be taking any research requests, and do apologize for any inconvenience. We will respond to your request when Kate-Lynne returns. 
The Office will be closed from January 26, 2018 – February 4, 2018. Our temporary Office Manager, Charlene Mastrostefano will return to the office on Monday February 5, 2018. 
In the meantime, we will have limited Office hours
Monday 10am-3pm
Tuesday 9am-11:30am
Thursday 9am-11:30am 
Thank you for your continued support. 


There are lots of changes happening for the RI Jewish Historical Association in 2018, make sure to stay up-to-date with all of them by reading our quarterly newsletters, reading our articles and notices published in the Jewish Voice, and of course look for the RIJHA Notes which will arrive in February!