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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.

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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.

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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.

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11/01/2016

Celebrate Community at the Challah Bake

Tags: Food, Women, Teens, Family, Young Adults, Federation

Celebrate Community at the Challah Bake

I don’t know about you, but even though I feel ready to get back to my routine after the disruption of the Jewish High Holidays and Sukkot, there is usually a part of me that feels a bit down. I miss the sense of community that is almost palpable at this time of year.

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11/01/2016

7th Annual Chanukah in a Basket

Tags: Volunteer, Federation, Family, PJ Library

7th Annual Chanukah in a Basket

Share the light of Chanukah by donating gifts to our Jewish community's neediest children and families.

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10/28/2016

The Fieldman Family Visits Beit Shean

Tags: Federation, Israel, Overseas, Family, Education, PJ Library

The Fieldman Family Visits Beit Shean

As a member of the Federation's Overseas Connections Committee (OCC), and former Roslyn Z. Wolf JDC International Fellows stationed in St. Petersburg, Russia back in 2006-2007, my husband Matt and I have seen firsthand the life-changing work that the Cleveland Jewish community conducts through its partnership overseas in Russia. However, we recently had a chance to see first-hand the work that our community does to support our other sister city in Beit Shean, Israel.

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10/21/2016

What's Jewish About Baseball?

Tags: Education, Family, Women, Young Leadership

What's Jewish About Baseball?

Judaism has a lot of interesting connections to baseball.

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10/20/2016

Jewish Summer Camp with Int'l Flavor

Tags: Teens, Kids, Family, Partners, Overseas

Jewish Summer Camp with Int'l Flavor

Every summer, 1,500 young Jews from 20 countries travel to rural Hungary to attend Camp Szarvas. Funded in part by the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee, a Federation partner agency, Szarvas merges the fun of sleepaway camp with the celebration of Jewish peoplehood.

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10/20/2016

Uses for Honey After the Holidays

Tags: Food, Blog, Federation, Holidays, Women, Family, Teens

Uses for Honey After the Holidays

Many people ask me, “What can I do with all the beautiful honey I have left over after Rosh Hashanah?”

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