01/07/2020

Premiere Summer Internship Program in Tel Aviv for Young Adults

Tags: Federation, PR, Israel, Overseas

Premiere Summer Internship Program in Tel Aviv for Young Adults

Applications are now open for Onward Israel, a prestigious eight-week summer internship program in Tel Aviv for Jewish Cleveland young adults. The Jewish Federation of Cleveland, in partnership with Masa Israel Journey and The Jewish Agency for Israel, are now selecting college students and recent college graduates, ages 19 – 27, to live and intern in Tel Aviv from June 10 – August 4, 2020.

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01/06/2020

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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01/06/2020

New Yorkers Greet Clevelanders with Warm Welcome at 'No Hate. No Fear.' March

Tags: Federation, PR, Advocacy

New Yorkers Greet Clevelanders with Warm Welcome at 'No Hate. No Fear.' March

NEW YORK CITY – More than 100 Clevelanders were welcomed with shouts of joy and astonishment as they marched through Manhattan, joining more than 25,000 people in a “No Hate. No Fear.” march on Jan. 5.

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01/06/2020

Cleveland City Councilman Basheer Jones Presents Resolution in Solidarity with Jews Ahead of March

Tags: Federation, PR, Advocacy

Cleveland City Councilman Basheer Jones Presents Resolution in Solidarity with Jews Ahead of March

As people began to board buses at the Jewish Federation of Cleveland in Beachwood bound for the “No Hate. No Fear.” solidarity march in New York City at about 11:30 p.m. Jan. 4, Cleveland City Councilman Basheer S. Jones stopped by bearing a resolution decrying anti-Semitism.

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01/01/2020

Official Statement from Cuyahoga County Police Chiefs Association

Tags: Federation, Advocacy

Official Statement from Cuyahoga County Police Chiefs Association

The following statement was issued by the Cuyahoga County Police Chiefs Association on January 1, 2020.

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12/31/2019

Reflecting On Violence Against Jews in New York

Tags: Federation, Advocacy

We are outraged by yet another senseless, violent, anti-Semitic attack on an American synagogue, this time at the Chabad in Poway, California. This attack is a sad reminder of the threat that anti-Semitism and hate are to our world. Our thoughts and prayers are with the innocent victims, their families, and the Jewish community in San Diego.

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12/30/2019

What's Happening in January

Tags: Federation, PJ Library, Women, Philanthropy, CIAC

What's Happening in January

Join our community for upcoming Federation events this month. Take a look. There's something for everyone!

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12/20/2019

Chanukah Message from Erika B. Rudin-Luria

Tags: Federation, Holidays, Blogs

Chanukah Message from Erika B. Rudin-Luria

On Chanukah we celebrate the triumph of the Maccabees over the Greco-Syrian empire and rededication of the Temple. The pinnacle moment in the story is the miracle. There was only one, tiny jar of oil – just enough to light the menorah for one day – and the oil lasted for eight days. From this small amount of oil, the Jewish people found hope and a path forward.

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12/19/2019

My Federation Story: Giving Back to a Community That Does So Much for Us

Tags: Women, Federation

My Federation Story: Giving Back to a Community That Does So Much for Us

Growing up in Cincinnati, my Jewish heritage always played a large role in my life. My parents kept a kosher home, my mother was involved in organizations like Hadassah and ORT, and I was proud to be part of a Jewish community.

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12/18/2019

Message from Danielle Wild, Women's Philanthropy Chair

Tags: Women, Blog

By now I hope you have heard about the tremendous success of our 2020 Campaign for Jewish Needs! Our amazingly generous community raised $33.1 million by more than 13,000 donors representing 9,869 gifts, and Women’s Philanthropy raised $4.4 million from 3,550 donors. This record-setting number will allow us to do so much good for those in need in Cleveland, Israel and around the world.

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