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06/15/2015

Preserving Our Jewish Cemeteries

Tags: Cemetery, Federation, Giving, Blog

Preserving Our Jewish Cemeteries

When I first came to work at the Jewish Federation of Cleveland more than 25 years ago, I was given a daunting task: managing the care and preservation of our community’s Jewish cemeteries. Even though I have lived in Cleveland my entire life, it was not until I began my work at the Federation that I heard others mentioning local cemeteries that I never knew about. I later realized that many of our older Jewish cemeteries depict the history and movement of our community.

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09/15/2014

Over 200 Volunteers at Cemetery Cleanup

Tags: Volunteer, Federation, Cemetery

Over 200 Volunteers at Cemetery Cleanup

An inter-generational program, this year’s attendance topped previous years with over 200 volunteers of all ages including two busloads of students.

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06/02/2014

Volunteer Spotlight: Dan Brown

Tags: Volunteer, Blog, Cemetery

Volunteer Spotlight: Dan Brown

We applaud Dan Brown for honoring our ancestors through his commitment to cemetery preservation in Jewish Cleveland!

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03/28/2014

Jewish Cemetery Database

Tags: Cemetery, Federation

Feel free to use our Jewish cemetery database to find out information on burials at Jewish cemeteries in Cleveland.

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