10/23/2017

Meet Our Super Sunday Co-Chairs

Tags: Federation, Campaign

Meet Our Super Sunday Co-Chairs

Super Sunday is October 29! It’s an exciting day for the Cleveland Jewish community. It’s a day to come together as one and raise money for the 2018 Campaign for Jewish Needs.

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10/21/2017

Focus Your Philanthropy with Mission Statement

Tags: Giving, Federation, PR, Philanthropy

Some call baby boomers the sandwich generation because they are caring for both parents and children. Similarly, many baby boomers are sandwiched between inheriting assets or family businesses and planning for future distributions of their own assets or transferring of the family business.

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10/20/2017

Meet Alex: Planting the Seed of Judaism

Tags: Israel, Overseas, Young Adults

Meet Alex: Planting the Seed of Judaism

The path of discovering Judaism for Alex Sweeney of Mentor began as a child. “I really didn’t have a Jewish identity; we celebrated some holidays, but it wasn’t anything consistent. My grandfather always talked about being Jewish. I remember learning about the Holocaust, but not thinking that really happened to my people.”

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10/20/2017

Fall & Winter 2017-2018 Season Brochure is Here!

Tags: Federation, Publications, Arts

Fall & Winter 2017-2018 Season Brochure is Here!

View some of our top stories from the year featured in our 2015 Annual Report.

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10/20/2017

Campaigner of the Week: Bernie Goodman

Tags: Campaign

Campaigner of the Week: Bernie Goodman

Bernie, a long-time Campaigner, got his start as chair of the Federation's attorneys' division. Find out why Bernie enjoys giving back to our Cleveland Jewish community and doing his part in the Campaign for Jewish Needs.

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10/19/2017

A Night to Remember at the Women's Philanthropy Signature Event

Tags: Federation, Video, Campaign, Women

A Night to Remember at the Women's Philanthropy Signature Event

Jewish Cleveland women innovate, impact, and inspire! Nearly 250 Lion of Judah, Pomegranate, and Ben-Gurion Society donors celebrated philanthropy at our second annual Women’s Philanthropy Signature Event.

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10/19/2017

Federation Hopes to Dial Your Number on Super Sunday

Tags: Federation, PR, Campaign

Federation Hopes to Dial Your Number on Super Sunday

Super Sunday is the largest single-day giveathon for the Federation’s 2018 Campaign for Jewish Needs – an annual fundraising campaign from September to December that raises money for local, national and international Jewish needs. Last year, the Federation raised $31.7 million in total for the campaign. For the last five years, it’s raised more than $1 million on Super Sunday.

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10/17/2017

Making History in Jewish Cleveland

Tags: Federation, Advocacy

Making History in Jewish Cleveland

The Kol Israel Foundation was founded by a group of people in the 1950’s, who came to Cleveland after the Holocaust, to establish a memorial for their friends and family members who perished in the Holocaust.

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10/16/2017

Israeli Swing Singers, The Hazelnuts Come to Playhouse Square

Tags: Federation, PR, Arts

Israeli Swing Singers, The Hazelnuts Come to Playhouse Square

The Hazelnuts – an Israeli troupe of three swing singers – will join the 10-time Grammy Award-winning The Manhattan Transfer for an Oct. 17 concert at downtown Cleveland’s State Theatre. The event is sponsored by the Jewish Federation of Cleveland’s Cleveland Israel Arts Connection.

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10/11/2017

Thank You, Silver Circle Donors!

Tags: Federation, Campaign

Thank You, Silver Circle Donors!

Thank you to the hundreds of dedicated donors who joined us at Silver Circle Appreciation Day.

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