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11/05/2020

Rolnick Discusses GOJO, Community at Federation Women’s Event

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Rolnick Discusses GOJO, Community at Federation Women’s Event

Women IN Philanthropy of the Jewish Federation of Cleveland held its first virtual campaign event Oct. 28 to celebrate women making a difference, where about 300 people attended the featured conversation between GOJO Executive Chair Marcella Kanfer Rolnick and Jewish Federation of Cleveland President Erika B. Rudin-Luria.

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10/28/2020

Ben & Jerry's Co-founder to Speak at Federation’s YLD Big Event

Tags: Federation, Blog, Young Adults

Ben & Jerry's Co-founder to Speak at Federation’s YLD Big Event

Jewish Federation of Cleveland’s YLD Big Event might appeal to both children and adults as Jerry Greenfield takes the virtual stage to talk about social responsibility.

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10/26/2020

Rudin-Luria Discusses COVID-19 Challenges at JFNA GA

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Rudin-Luria Discusses COVID-19 Challenges at JFNA GA

Erika B. Rudin-Luria, president of the Jewish Federation of Cleveland, spoke of her concerns and hopes as one of three panelists in a discussion called “Innovative Jewish Leaders Re-envision Connection & Community Post-COVID” Oct. 25 as part of the Jewish Federation of North America’s General Assembly.

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10/22/2020

Rolnick to Speak, Luengo to be Feted at Federation Women’s Event

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Rolnick to Speak, Luengo to be Feted at Federation Women’s Event

Women IN Philanthropy at the Jewish Federation of Cleveland will host its first virtual campaign soiree, “The MaIN Event,” that will feature a conversation with GOJO Executive Chair Marcella Kanfer Rolnick, honoring of the 2020 Irene Zehman Volunteer Award recipient, Mariely Luengo, and the chance for guests to connect over their passion of making a difference 7:30 to 8:45 p.m. Oct. 28.

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10/20/2020

Rudin-Luria Panelist at Virtual JFNA General Assembly

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Rudin-Luria Panelist at Virtual JFNA General Assembly

Imagining a General Assembly for 2020 involved some reimagining as the location shifted from Chicago to a virtual platform for the Jewish Federations of North America.

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10/19/2020

Federation’s Super Sunday raises $979,315

Tags: Federation, Blog, Young Adults, Campaign, Women, Teens, Families

Federation’s Super Sunday raises $979,315

In its first virtual Super Sunday, the Jewish Federation of Cleveland raised $979,315 from 900 gifts for its Campaign for Jewish Needs on Oct. 18.

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09/29/2020

Nontraditional Fall Memorial Keeps Alive Holocaust Victims

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Nontraditional Fall Memorial Keeps Alive Holocaust Victims

Small groups and individuals approached the Kol Israel Foundation Memorial at Mount Zion Cemetery in Bedford Heights on Sept. 27 for the 19th annual Fall Memorial, taking turns paying respect to their ancestors who were victims of the Holocaust.

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09/29/2020

Organizations Work to Engage with Young Donors

Tags: Federation, Blog, Young Adults

Organizations Work to Engage with Young Donors

Planned giving is something older adults tend to participate in – whether through an estate plan or annual funds. However, many organizations find themselves in need of targeting new and younger donors.

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08/25/2020

Federation campaign Launch Opens with Messages from the Heart

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Federation campaign Launch Opens with Messages from the Heart

More than 300 participants gathered for the Jewish Federation of Cleveland’s 2021 launch event Aug. 27.

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08/25/2020

Panel Promotes Responsibilities of Right to Vote

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Panel Promotes Responsibilities of Right to Vote

“As Americans, we have fought for that right throughout our history,” moderator Bradley J. Schlang, government relations chair at the Jewish Federation of Cleveland in Beachwood, said during an Aug. 12 voting rights panel hosted on Zoom.

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