DID YOU KNOW there is an organization devoted to watching over the gravesites of our loved ones?

Formed in 1998, the Jewish Cemetery Association, an arm of The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore, is responsible for helping to oversee 10 area cemeteries. The JCA also functions as an information source for those in the community with general questions about burial plots, headstones and more.

Steve Venick, JCA president since 2004, estimates that a large number of once shul-owned cemeteries will require assistance from the JCA in the near future.

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