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06/24/2024

WATCH: Five Questions With... Rabbi David Wolpe

Tags: Federation, Video, Israel, Advocacy

WATCH: Five Questions With... Rabbi David Wolpe

Rabbi David Wolpe, Max Webb Rabbi Emeritus of Sinai Temple, recently spoke to our Cleveland community at Federation’s 120th Annual Meeting. During our one-on-one interview with him, he answered questions about being a proud Jew during these difficult times and gave advice about standing up to hate, while providing a message of hope and optimism.

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06/18/2024

Action Alert: Make Your Voice Heard

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Action Alert: Make Your Voice Heard

Please send a note to County Council members to thank them for withdrawing this resolution that was designed to use covert financial and economic maneuvers as weapons to attack a long-time and loyal ally of the United States.

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06/18/2024

Jewish Federation Comments on the Withdrawal of Cuyahoga County Council Resolution 2024-0208

Tags: Federation, Advocacy, Israel

Jewish Federation Comments on the Withdrawal of Cuyahoga County Council Resolution 2024-0208

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland today issued the following statement with regard to the withdrawal of Cuyahoga County Council Resolution 2024-0208:

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05/16/2024

Jewish Cleveland Ads Bring Awareness to the Hostages

Tags: Federation, Israel, Advocacy

Jewish Cleveland Ads Bring Awareness to the Hostages

To remind the Greater Cleveland community that there are more than 120 innocent people still being held hostage by Hamas, the Federation is now running ads on Bally Sports Cleveland during the first round of the Cleveland Cavaliers playoffs and throughout the Cleveland Guardians regular season.

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05/09/2024

Yom Hashoah Commemoration Takes On Added Significance

Tags: Federation, Advocacy

Yom Hashoah Commemoration Takes On Added Significance

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland and the Kol Israel Foundation’s Yom Hashoah commemoration embodied special significance on May 5.

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05/06/2024

WATCH: Supporting Jewish College Students

Tags: Federation, Israel, Advocacy, Video

WATCH: Supporting Jewish College Students

Jewish Cleveland hosted a special webinar on the current climate on campuses across the country, and how we can help fight the antisemitism students and faculty are facing today.

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04/25/2024

Cleveland Community Prepares for Yom Hashoah, Yom Hazikaron, Yom Ha’aztmaut

Tags: Federation, Israel, Advocacy

Cleveland Community Prepares for Yom Hashoah, Yom Hazikaron, Yom Ha’aztmaut

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland and area congregations will host programming in May to commemorate Yom Hashoah V’Hagvurah, Holocaust Remembrance Day; Yom Hazikaron, Israel’s Memorial Day; and Yom Ha’atzmaut, Israel’s Independence Day.

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03/26/2024

Statement on Cleveland City Council's Ceasefire Resolution

Tags: Federation, Advocacy, Israel

Statement on Cleveland City Council's Ceasefire Resolution

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland issued the following statement in response to the ceasefire resolution voted on yesterday by Cleveland City Council:

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03/13/2024

Federation Freeway Billboards Send Message About Hostages, Antisemitism

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Federation Freeway Billboards Send Message About Hostages, Antisemitism

As Clevelanders and visitors drive along freeways, they may notice billboards carrying messages from the Jewish community, such as the release of hostages held in Gaza and awareness of the rise in antisemitism.

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02/28/2024

‘Bravest Thing’ To Stand Up For Jewish People, Israel, Israeli Activist Says

Tags: Federation, Advocacy, Young Adults

‘Bravest Thing’ To Stand Up For Jewish People, Israel, Israeli Activist Says

People and their perspectives are shaped by their identities, and while Hen Mazzig identifies with several minority communities, none is more important than his Jewish identity.

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