01/24/2022

Accepting Nominations: Charles Eisenman Award

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The Charles Eisenman Award, the Jewish Federation of Cleveland’s highest civic honor, was first awarded in 1924 by the Jewish Federation of Cleveland to recognize individuals or organizations for exceptional civic contributions.

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01/20/2022

Partnerships, Security Training Key to Safety

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Partnerships, Security Training Key to Safety

Local police departments in the eastern suburbs of Cleveland credited the Jewish Federation of Cleveland for alerting them to a live hostage crisis in Colleyville, Texas, Jan. 15 just before noon and stepped up their response immediately.

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01/19/2022

YLD Names New Board Chair, Adds Seven New Members to its Board

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YLD Names New Board Chair, Adds Seven New Members to its Board

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland’s Young Leadership Division (YLD) announced that Ryan Levine will succeed Abbie Pappas as the division’s board chair, effective January 2022. YLD connects Jewish young adults, ages 22 – 45, to each other and the community through social, volunteer, leadership, and philanthropic activities.

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01/18/2022

Action Alert: Urge Congress to Double Funding for the Nonprofit Security Grant Program

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Action Alert: Urge Congress to Double Funding for the Nonprofit Security Grant Program

Help keep houses of worship for all faiths in Cleveland and across the country safe. Contact your members of Congress now and urge them to double NSGP funding this year!

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01/17/2022

Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that.

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Jewish Federation 2016 logo 279 white

This is not the message we had planned to send.

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01/13/2022

Five Questions with Kim Pesses

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Five Questions with Kim Pesses

Kim Pesses is chair of the Federation’s Population Study Committee. We had the opportunity to chat with Kim about the population study, its significance, and how it will help Jewish Cleveland moving forward.

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01/11/2022

Federation Names Mozelle T. Jackson Chief Financial Officer Effective July 1

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Federation Names Mozelle T. Jackson Chief Financial Officer Effective July 1

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland today announced that Mozelle T. Jackson has been named its new chief financial officer, effective July 1, 2022. She succeeds Barry Reis, who previously announced his intention to take on a new role within the organization.

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01/04/2022

January: Collection of Hygiene Items

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January: Collection of Hygiene Items

Start off 2022 by caring for those in need! As the community continues to deal with the ongoing effects of COVID-19, we are working with local human service agencies to identify ways to help at-risk members of our community and the vulnerable throughout Greater Cleveland. Together we can support these individuals by donating much needed items each month.

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12/28/2021

Remembering Leonard Fuchs

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Remembering Leonard Fuchs

We are saddened to share the loss of Leonard Fuchs (z"l), Jewish Federation of Cleveland emeritus trustee and founder of Federation beneficiary agency Fuchs Mizrachi School.

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12/21/2021

Watch: Shine a Light on Antisemitism

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Watch: Shine a Light on Antisemitism

During the Chanukah season, the Federation joined with community partners and people of all faiths to celebrate the holiday with a community menorah lighting service. We're grateful for all our guests and community partners for joining us.

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