10/28/2020

Ben & Jerry's Co-founder to Speak at Federation’s YLD Big Event

Tags: Federation, Blog, Young Adults

Ben & Jerry's Co-founder to Speak at Federation’s YLD Big Event

Jewish Federation of Cleveland’s YLD Big Event might appeal to both children and adults as Jerry Greenfield takes the virtual stage to talk about social responsibility.

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10/27/2020

Young Leadership Division Board Nominations

Tags: Federation, Young Adults

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland's Young Leadership Division (YLD) is seeking your input to identify and nominate outstanding young Jewish Clevelanders to serve on its Board. YLD engages and cultivates future leaders of the Cleveland Jewish Community. YLD Board Members, ages 22-45, will have the opportunity to drive YLD activity in our three core areas of engagement, leadership development and philanthropy. YLD’s Board is comprised of rising stars who serve in varying capacities professionally and in volunteer service throughout our community.

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10/26/2020

Rudin-Luria Discusses COVID-19 Challenges at JFNA GA

Tags: Federation, Blog

Rudin-Luria Discusses COVID-19 Challenges at JFNA GA

Erika B. Rudin-Luria, president of the Jewish Federation of Cleveland, spoke of her concerns and hopes as one of three panelists in a discussion called “Innovative Jewish Leaders Re-envision Connection & Community Post-COVID” Oct. 25 as part of the Jewish Federation of North America’s General Assembly.

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10/22/2020

Rolnick to Speak, Luengo to be Feted at Federation Women’s Event

Tags: Federation, Blog, Women

Rolnick to Speak, Luengo to be Feted at Federation Women’s Event

Women IN Philanthropy at the Jewish Federation of Cleveland will host its first virtual campaign soiree, “The MaIN Event,” that will feature a conversation with GOJO Executive Chair Marcella Kanfer Rolnick, honoring of the 2020 Irene Zehman Volunteer Award recipient, Mariely Luengo, and the chance for guests to connect over their passion of making a difference 7:30 to 8:45 p.m. Oct. 28.

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10/20/2020

Rudin-Luria Panelist at Virtual JFNA General Assembly

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Rudin-Luria Panelist at Virtual JFNA General Assembly

Imagining a General Assembly for 2020 involved some reimagining as the location shifted from Chicago to a virtual platform for the Jewish Federations of North America.

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10/19/2020

Federation’s Super Sunday raises $979,315

Tags: Federation, Blog, Young Adults, Campaign, Women, Teens, Families

Federation’s Super Sunday raises $979,315

In its first virtual Super Sunday, the Jewish Federation of Cleveland raised $979,315 from 900 gifts for its Campaign for Jewish Needs on Oct. 18.

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10/19/2020

Year-End Planning Points

Tags: Legacy, Philanthropy

As you and your clients turn to year-end tax and charitable planning, there are several additional factors this year that can influence key decisions. The COVID-19 pandemic continues to cause economic uncertainty; and the election may bring significant changes to income tax and estate and gift tax laws.

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10/15/2020

Jewish Education Center of Cleveland Announces Leadership Succession Plan

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Jewish Education Center of Cleveland Announces Leadership Succession Plan

The Jewish Education Center of Cleveland (JEC), the education planning arm of the Jewish Federation of Cleveland, today announced that Seymour B. Kopelowitz, MBA, PhD. plans to retire on June 30, 2021. JEC Associate Director Marlyn Bloch Jaffe has been named as his successor.

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