05/26/2020

A “Pearl” of Musical Wisdom

Tags: Federation, Israel, Overseas, Video

A “Pearl” of Musical Wisdom

Shaker Heights native Davidione Pearl is an explorer. Morocco, Spain, and Haiti are just a few of the stops he has made over the years on his personal journey of volunteering around the world. In early 2020, he honored the memory of his mother with a trip to Israel.

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05/21/2020

Accepting Nominations: Gries Family Award for Community Leadership

Tags: Leadership

The Gries awardee each year is someone who has demonstrated extensive top leadership in Federation and other local Jewish organization activities, as well as significant leadership in Greater Cleveland’s general community.

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05/20/2020

248 Virtual Global Summit Offers Information on Community Initiatives

Tags: Federation, Blogs, Israel, Overseas, Young Adults

248 Virtual Global Summit Offers Information on Community Initiatives

The first 248 Virtual Global Summit on May 17 highlighted community initiatives from North America, Europe and Israel.

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05/20/2020

Hero of Chesed: Rosalynne Sommer

Tags: Federation, Partner Agency

Hero of Chesed: Rosalynne Sommer

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland recognizes and thanks frontline workers at our beneficiary agencies Menorah Park, Montefiore, Jewish Family Service Association, and Bellefaire JCB.

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05/19/2020

Saltzman Youth Panel Grants $43,000 for Community Needs

Tags: Federation, Teens

Saltzman Youth Panel Grants $43,000 for Community Needs

Thirty nine Jewish high school juniors and seniors representing public and private high schools across Cleveland have come together to recommend grants totaling $43,000 to 13 organizations for crucial programs in the Jewish and general community through the Jewish Federation of Cleveland’s 2019-2020 Maurice Saltzman Youth Panel.

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05/19/2020

A Gift of Thanks: “Recognizing Heroes of Chesed (Kindness)”

Tags: Federation, Partner Agency

A Gift of Thanks: “Recognizing Heroes of Chesed (Kindness)”

To thank the frontline workers in Jewish Cleveland, the Jewish Federation of Cleveland had over 2,200 grocery and gas gift cards delivered to Menorah Park, Montefiore, Jewish Family Service Association, and Bellefaire JCB.

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05/18/2020

Clevelanders Offer COVID-19 Advice to St. Petersburg

Tags: Federation, Blogs, Overseas

Clevelanders Offer COVID-19 Advice to St. Petersburg

A longstanding partnership with St. Petersburg has put the Jewish Federation of Cleveland in Beachwood in a position to help its Russian sister city navigate the COVID-19 pandemic.

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05/15/2020

WATCH: Dr. Erica Brown Discusses "Looking Forward With Hope"

Tags: Federation, Live

WATCH: Dr. Erica Brown Discusses "Looking Forward With Hope"

Dr. Erica Brown discusses the topic of ‘looking forward with hope’ during the 116th Annual Meeting of the Jewish Federation of Cleveland

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05/15/2020

Praise Flows in for Federation’s Eisenman Award Winner Rosenberg

Tags: Federation, Blogs

Praise Flows in for Federation’s Eisenman Award Winner Rosenberg

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic was highlighted at its 116th annual meeting by nearly every speaker on May 14.

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05/15/2020

Stay the Course

Tags: Federation, PR, legacy

Stay the Course

Many people have made it a practice to give their time, talent and treasure to make the world a better place. They often give to the same organizations year after year, to annual campaigns, specific programs or certain interest areas.

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