» News & Events » Blog » Blog Tags

12/22/2016

Alternative Ways to Celebrate Hanukkah

Tags: Federation, Interfaith, Family, Interfaith, Education

Alternative Ways to Celebrate Hanukkah

Looking for a new ways to celebrate Hanukkah with your family this year? Check out 8 Nights of Alternative Giving, brought to you by jHUB, a joint initiative of the Jewish Federation of Cleveland and the Jewish Education Center of Cleveland (JECC) that connects interfaith families to Jewish life in Greater Cleveland, and to each other.

Read More

12/09/2016

Bar Mitzvah Project Raises $20,000

Tags: Federation, Education, Family, Kids, Campaign, Giving

Bar Mitzvah Project Raises $20,000

Last summer, 13-year-old Sam Heller took a trip to Europe with his family that affected him in a way that he couldn’t have imagined.

Read More

12/08/2016

Children Learn Value of Giving Tzedakah

Tags: Federation, PR, Family, PJ Library, Education, Campaign

Children Learn Value of Giving Tzedakah

More than 300 children and their families came to the Jewish Federation of Cleveland in Beachwood on Dec. 4 for the Young Families Tzedakah Party, where children under 5 were encouraged to participate in arts and crafts and donate money from their piggy banks and unwrapped toys to the Federation’s 2017 Campaign for Jewish Needs.

Read More

12/07/2016

Rubin Joins PJ Our Way Design Team

Tags: Federation, PR, Family, PJ Library, Education

Rubin Joins PJ Our Way Design Team

The PJ Library Program’s PJ Our Way website will have a local flavor.

Read More

12/01/2016

Tzedakah with Kids

Tags: Education, Family, Women, Young Leadership

Tzedakah with Kids

With Giving Tuesday, end-of-year donations, and Hanukkah all happening this season, people have giving on their minds.

Read More

11/30/2016

Young Families: Meet Tarah

Tags: Federation, Education, Family, Women, Young Leadership

Young Families: Meet Tarah

Tarah King is joining the Young Family Engagement Team with the Jewish Federation of Cleveland as the new PJ Library Engagement Ambassador for Chagrin Falls and North Solon. As a mom of two, she is excited to begin connecting with young Jewish families in the area.

Read More

11/17/2016

Young Families Tzedakah Party, 12/4

Tags: Federation, PR, Campaign, Family, Education, PJ Library

Young Families Tzedakah Party, 12/4

Families are invited to celebrate giving at the Jewish Federation of Cleveland and PJ Library® Young Families Tzedakah Party on Sunday, December 4 from 9:30 to 11:30 am at the Federation’s Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Building (25701 Science Park Drive, Beachwood). This free event is ideal for families with children 5 and under. Older siblings and grandparents are also welcome to join the fun.

Read More

11/15/2016

12 Activities for Raising Eco-Conscious Children

Tags: Education, Family, PJ Library

12 Activities for Raising Eco-Conscious Children

Conservation is not just for spring time chats on Earth Day--Hanukkah is also a great time to talk about protecting the environment.

Read More

11/14/2016

Local Pre-Teen Selected for Design Team

Tags: Federation, PR, Family, PJ Library, Education

Local Pre-Teen Selected for Design Team

Dina Rubin has been selected to join the national PJ Our Way Design Team, a prestigious position through the PJ Our Way program that gives young people the opportunity to develop leadership skills, while connecting with other pre-teens across the country. Dina, age 9, lives in Orange Village with her mom, dad, and older brother Ari, who was also involved in PJ Our Way as a member of Cleveland’s Local Design Team.

Read More

11/10/2016

Young Families: Meet the Novik Family

Tags: Federation, Education, Family, Women, Young Leadership

Young Families: Meet the Novik Family

PJ Library is more than receiving Jewish-themed books and attending events for families – it’s building a stronger Jewish future. Anna Novik is the Engagement Ambassador for Cleveland’s Russian Jewish community; her connection to PJ Library takes on a more meaningful role as she’s able to involve her sister, Ella, and two nephews, Michael and David. We spoke to Ella and Anna about how they’re rediscovering their own Jewish roots through PJ Library.

Read More

Powered by ARCOS | Hosting by Plus Three | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use