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06/25/2020

Ben Becker Receives the Yanowitz Award for Outstanding Young Community Leadership

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Ben Becker Receives the Yanowitz Award for Outstanding Young Community Leadership

Ben Becker has been awarded the 2019 Bennett z”l and Donna Yanowitz Leadership Award by the Jewish Federation of Cleveland.

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06/25/2020

Federation Pushes for Safer Voting During COVID-19

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Federation Pushes for Safer Voting During COVID-19

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland in Beachwood has debuted an action alert to make voting safe and accessible during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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06/18/2020

Action Alert: Make Voting Safe and Accessible During the Pandemic

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Action Alert: Make Voting Safe and Accessible During the Pandemic

Tell our state senators to make voting safe and accessible during the pandemic

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06/11/2020

‘Crip Camp: A Disability Revolution’ Panel Discussion Shines Light on Film, Disability Advocacy

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‘Crip Camp: A Disability Revolution’ Panel Discussion Shines Light on Film, Disability Advocacy

Following encouraged viewing of “Crip Camp: A Disability Revolution,” the newly released 1971-era documentary showcasing a New York summer camp for free spirited, disabled teenagers and their fight for disability rights and accessibility legislation, Clevelanders turned off Netflix for an in-depth look inside the film without leaving the couch.

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04/29/2020

WATCH: Lior Balavie: Live from Beit Shean Yom Ha'atzmaut Concert

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WATCH: Lior Balavie: Live from Beit Shean Yom Ha'atzmaut Concert

Lior Balavie and friends perform a virtual concert from Beit Shean, Cleveland’s sister city in Israel on Yom Ha'atzmaut 2020.

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04/28/2020

WATCH: Yom Hazikaron Virtual Ceremony

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WATCH: Yom Hazikaron Virtual Ceremony

We virtually honored those who lost their lives protecting the State of Israel and civilian victims of terror for Yom Hazikaron, Israel’s Memorial Day.

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04/28/2020

Northeast Ohioans Remember Fallen Soldiers, Israel’s Wars

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Northeast Ohioans Remember Fallen Soldiers, Israel’s Wars

Israel’s fallen soldiers and victims of Israel’s wars were remembered in a somber virtual Jewish Federation of Cleveland’s Yom Hazikaron commemoration April 27 that featured the lighting of candles, songs and prayers and speeches.

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04/27/2020

“Farewell. I Lived Among You, As a Wildflower”

Tags: Federation, Israel, Overseas, Advocacy

“Farewell. I Lived Among You, As a Wildflower”

Li-or Gersht, our community shlicha (Israeli emissary), shares a personal reflection on what Yom Hazikaron (Israel's Memorial Day) means to her.

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04/21/2020

Virtual Ceremony Recalls Horrors, Heroism of Holocaust

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Virtual Ceremony Recalls Horrors, Heroism of Holocaust

Resilience and survival were themes of Yom Hashoah V’hagvurah, Cleveland’s commemoration of the Holocaust and Heroism on April 20.

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