Contacts for Parenting & Family

Family Services Department

Amy Brinko

Accounts Manager
Adi Eilat Crowley

Early Childhood Services
Fairfax - JCCNV

Amy Vermillion

Early Childhood Learning Center Director
Amit Hickman

ECLC Program Coordinators
Laura Cooper

Kelsey Lanza

Jewish Values and
Culture Coordinator

Debbie Blonder

ECS Programming and
Events Coordinator

Juliana Quinteros-Mian

Early Childhood Services
Alexandria - Beth El Hebrew Congregation

Dina Backer

Early Childhood Learning Center Assistant Director
Ali Kerlin

School-Age Services & Camp Achva

School-Age Programming Director
Joelle Kelenson

Teen Programming and School-Age Camps Director
Nori White

School-Age Programming Assistant Director
Jessica Vandell

Community Engagement

Community Engagement Director
Laurie Albert

Community Engagement Coordinator
Jennifer Kanarek

JCCNV Community Shlicha and
Jewish Agency Israeli Fellow to Hillel at GMU
Ido Rakovsky

Upcoming Events

JCCNV: A Great Fit for Me!

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When school is out...

BASE is the
place to be!

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Join us when school is out for teacher work days, holidays, and during inclement weather when area schools are delayed or closed!

Click here to learn more.

Singles Calendar

Family Programming

School-Age Services offers more than childcare! We provide fun, enriching activities and events for the whole family. Please click below to learn more.

Kids' Night Out

Ages: 5–12
See dates below.

Contact:, or (703) 537-3096

One Saturday a month, we take your kids and you can enjoy an evening out! Each night includes games, projects, swimming, a movie, and a snack. Come prepared for an evening filled with fun and stay tuned for more information!
Fee: $35/ $30 member (5% sibling discount for second child enrolled in either KNO program is available)

Gardens Galore

Saturday, April 5
Code: #4790
Click here to register online.

Luau Beach Party

Saturday, May 17
Code: #4791
Click here to register online.


Fundraising Opportunity:

Sweets of the Month Club!



BASE and Sunflower Bakery are pleased to announce the launch of our Sweets of the Month Club! Each month, you will receive an assortment of pareve kosher sweets under the supervision of the Rabbinical Council of Greater Washington delivered to the JCCNV.


Join now at or call Lisa at (240) 361-3698. Each package is sure to hold yummy treats that can be enjoyed by the whole family!

The dates of delivery are:

  • Thursday, March 13
  • Thursday, May 15
  • Thursday, June 12

Sunflower Bakery is a non-profit organization that prepares young adults in our community with developmental or other cognitive disabilities for employment through skilled, on-the-job training. In addition to yummy treats and providing valuable training for our students, you will also be helping the JCCNV as Sunflower Bakery will donate 10% of sales to the BASE Program!

Fee: $180/9 months
Click here to download the registration form and flier.

If you have any questions on the program or for more information please contact Joelle Kelenson at