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02/08/2017

Eco-Friendly Recipes Your Kids Will Love

Tags: Education, Family, Food

Eco-Friendly Recipes Your Kids Will Love

Tu B’Shevat, or New Year for the Trees, is coming up. Although there's still snow on the ground in some parts of the United States, this holiday marks the start of spring in Israel. One way that some people celebrate is by eating foods from the “Seven Species,” foods that were grown in ancient Israel. The Seven Species are wheat, barley, grapes, figs, pomegranates, olives, and dates.

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01/30/2017

CMSD Features PEI in News Story!

Tags: Federation, PR, Education

CMSD Features PEI in News Story!

Churches and other faith-based organizations in Cleveland are taking an increasingly active role in supporting CMSD students, with more than a dozen of them offering tutoring services for over 30 schools.

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01/09/2017

Brightening Children's Winter Break

Tags: Federation, Volunteer, Education, Family

Brightening Children's Winter Break

Volunteers from the Jewish Federation of Cleveland once again worked this holiday season to make sure that children whose lives can be a daily struggle know that there are those who care about them.

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01/06/2017

Young Families: Meet Ali

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

Young Families: Meet Ali

Ali Schwartz is joining the Young Family Engagement Team with the Jewish Federation of Cleveland as the new PJ Library Engagement Ambassador for South Solon, Twinsburg, Aurora and the surrounding cities. Ali is already enjoying meeting the young Jewish families in the area and can’t wait to meet more through PJ Library.

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01/05/2017

Activities to Share the Warmth

Tags: Education, Family, Women, Young Leadership

Activities to Share the Warmth

It’s cold in Cleveland! This winter, share the warmth with these fun activities to do with your children. Spend time together, keep some keppies warm, and do a mitzvah.

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01/03/2017

4-Year-Old Donates Money to Charity

Tags: Federation, PR, Campaign, Young Families, Education

4-Year-Old Donates Money to Charity

Matthew Hirsch celebrated the spirit of the holidays by donating $24.17 to the Campaign for Jewish Needs.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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