Hillel activities include holiday and Shabbat celebrations and services, parties, films, speakers, Israel-related activities. The local Jewish community is very supportive and welcoming. Hillel is active in the United Campus Ministries Association of A.S.U. The Hillel is steadily growing and thriving at Appalachian State. The Boone Jewish Community and Hillel maintain close ties. Also, you can link to the following religious service site: www.boonejewishcommunity.org. and Hillel also frequently works with ASU`s Office of Judaic, Holocaust, and Peace Studies.