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01/15/2018

Jewish Cleveland Finds Strength Through MLK, Jr. Philosophies

Tags: Federation, Advocacy

Jewish Cleveland Finds Strength Through MLK, Jr. Philosophies

Bradley J. Schlang, Chair of the Federation’s Community Relations Committee shares his thoughts on how Jewish Cleveland finds strength through the words and philosophies of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.:

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01/12/2018

Penny Wars: Mandel JDS Students Donate to Jewish Federation

Tags: PR, Partner, Campaign

Penny Wars: Mandel JDS Students Donate to Jewish Federation

They say a penny saved is a penny earned, but in this case, Mandel JDS students did a lot more than save their pennies - they donated 717 dollars worth to the Jewish Federation of Cleveland’s Campaign for Jewish Needs.

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01/11/2018

Young Families: Meet the Bell Family

Tags: Federation, Education, Family, Women, Young Adults

Young Families: Meet the Bell Family

What's Jacki Bell's one piece of advice for young families? Be patient! "Kids are really smart, so often times I can talk through an issue with my 3 year old. Plus, it's all a phase and they don't last long." Meet Jackie and her family now:

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01/10/2018

Hitting a Home Run in Israel

Tags: Federation, Israel, Overseas, Young Adults

Hitting a Home Run in Israel

There are two things in my life that define me – my Jewishness and baseball. I was born and raised in Jewish Cleveland and the values of Judaism were instilled in me from a very young age – from synagogue, Sunday School, Jewish Day Camps, BBYO, and activities at the Mandel JCC. Jewish Cleveland is everything to me – as is playing baseball. I’ve put so much into being able to play my entire life, including in college.

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01/10/2018

Saltzman Youth Panel Blog: The Importance of Balance

Tags: Federation, Teens, Philanthropy, Blog

Saltzman Youth Panel Blog: The Importance of Balance

The Saltzman Youth Panel educates Jewish Cleveland high school students like me about philanthropy. Together, this year’s cohort of 40 high school juniors and seniors will make decisions about allocating $42,500 to worthy organizations in the Jewish and general communities.

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01/09/2018

Why We Love Cleveland Chesed Center

Tags: Federation, Volunteer

Why We Love Cleveland Chesed Center

The Federation's 2011 Population Study showed that 19% of Cleveland Jewish households are living in poverty. Based on this research, the Federation founded a Task Force on Financial Distress. Their recommendation: Establish a Chesed Center. Chesed, for kindness.

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01/09/2018

Mensch of the Month: Carol Paull

Tags: Federation, Volunteer

Mensch of the Month: Carol Paull

Find out how Carol Paull of Shaker Heights is making an IMPACT! by volunteering in our community.

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01/08/2018

Now Accepting Nominations: 2018 Eisenman Award

Tags: Federation, Leadership

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The Jewish Federation of Cleveland is now accepting nominations for the 2018 Charles Eisenman Award. As the Federation’s highest honor, the award recognizes an individual or non-profit in the community for their exceptional civic contributions. Recent winners have included Michael Siegal (2017), Rev. Dr. Otis Moss, Jr. (2016), and Thomas W. Adler and Greater Cleveland Food Bank (2014). Nominations are due February 2, 2018.

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01/02/2018

Help Victims of Hurricane Maria: School Uniform Collection Drive

Tags: Federation, PR, Volunteer, Advocacy

Help Victims of Hurricane Maria: School Uniform Collection Drive

Help families that have moved to Cleveland from Puerto Rico in the wake of Hurricane Maria by donating much needed clothing for school uniforms.

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12/28/2017

Berick Hired as Federation Marketing, Communications Director

Tags: Federation, PR

Berick Hired as Federation Marketing, Communications Director

Rob Berick of Shaker Heights was hired as managing director of marketing and communications at the Jewish Federation of Cleveland.

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