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12/03/2021

Director Wain Shares Camp Wise Inspiration Behind ‘Wet Hot American Summer’

Tags: Federation, Campaign, Young Adults, Women

Director Wain Shares Camp Wise Inspiration Behind ‘Wet Hot American Summer’

Greater Cleveland is home to several people who played a role in creating some of Hollywood’s most iconic television shows and movies, among them David Wain, the co-director of six feature films.

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12/02/2021

Gathering For Good: An Evening With David Wain And Beth Wain Brandon

Tags: Federation, Live, Campaign, Women, Young Adults

Gathering For Good: An Evening With David Wain And Beth Wain Brandon

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland’s Young Leadership Division and Women IN Philanthropy joined together at Gathering For Good to celebrate the community, support the 2022 Campaign for Jewish Needs, and honor Shoshana Dessler Jacobs, this year’s recipient of the Irene Zehman Volunteer Award.

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12/02/2021

Shoshana Dessler Jacobs to Receive Prestigious Irene Zehman Award

Tags: Federation, Women, Philanthropy, Awards, Video

Shoshana Dessler Jacobs to Receive Prestigious Irene Zehman Award

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland announced today that Shoshana Dessler Jacobs is the 2021 recipient of the Irene Zehman Volunteer Award. Each year, the Federation recognizes an unsung Jewish woman or group of women who demonstrate the highest ideals and practices of volunteer service on behalf of the Jewish and/or general community. Jacobs, who is the co-founder and executive director of Israel Medical Fund, a nonprofit supporting medical initiatives in Israel, will be honored at the Federation’s Gathering for Good event on December 1.

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12/02/2021

Federation’s 2022 Campaign Closing Ceremony Dec. 8

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Federation’s 2022 Campaign Closing Ceremony Dec. 8

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland’s 2022 Campaign for Jewish Needs will end Dec. 8 with a closing celebration hosted on Zoom.

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12/01/2021

Shine a Light on Antisemitism

Tags: Federation, Advocacy

Shine a Light on Antisemitism

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland, in partnership with numerous community organizations, recently hosted "Shine a Light on Antisemitism, " a special menorah lighting ceremony for the entire Greater Cleveland community. This event, which is part of a national initiative, featured remarks from Cleveland City Council President-Elect Blaine Griffin, Global Cleveland President Joe Cimperman, Reverend Sharon Core, General Presbyter of the Presbytery of the Western Reserve, and other community leaders.

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11/23/2021

Shining A Light This Chanukah

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A Chanukah message from J. David Heller and Erika B. Rudin-Luria

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11/22/2021

Year-End Planning Strategies: Go with What Works

Tags: Legacy, Philanthropy, Federation

Congress continues to negotiate the budget reconciliation package with details constantly in flux. The fluid political dynamic makes predicting which tax changes will become law a challenge. Despite the legislative uncertainty, you can still take advantage of these tax-wise strategies before year-end.

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11/18/2021

JFC Security ‘Contributed A Lot’ To Homeland Security Summit

Tags: Federation, Security

JFC Security ‘Contributed A Lot’ To Homeland Security Summit

After attending a three-day security summit, the security director of JFC Security, LLC, the Jewish Federation of Cleveland’s security provider, said Cleveland has a balanced and smart security plan which he hopes resonates in the community.

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11/12/2021

Revitalizing Downtown Cleveland: A 30-year Plan to Transform Our City

Tags: Federation, Live

Revitalizing Downtown Cleveland: A 30-year Plan to Transform Our City

Our community heard how the public-private-philanthropic partnership has been created to revitalize and redevelop downtown Cleveland.

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11/09/2021

Upcoming Events for You

Tags: Federation, Young Families, Young Adults, Women

Upcoming Events for You

We hope to see you at our upcoming events! Join our Real Estate Affinity Group for an exclusive event on how the public-private-philanthropic partnership has been created to revitalize and redevelop downtown Cleveland. Don't miss the Gathering for Good: An Evening with David Wain and Beth Wain Brandon, a special Campaign event. Plus, Community Outreach Hours in support of the Campaign for Jewish Needs.

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