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12/12/2019

Ideas for Year-End Giving

Tags: Legacy, Philanthropy, Federation

There’s still time to help the Jewish Cleveland community – and perhaps yourself, too – in 2019!

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11/27/2019

Five Questions with Dr. Sima Goel

Tags: Federation, Women

Five Questions with Dr. Sima Goel

By age 17, Sima Goel had seen enough to know that increasing anti-Semitism had irreversibly changed her home country of Iran. Leaving behind her family, friends, and her life as she knew it, she undertook a harrowing journey to freedom that she documented in her book, Fleeing the Hijab: A Jewish Woman’s Escape From Iran.

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11/26/2019

Federation’s Campaign Reaches $26 Million with Weeks to Go

Tags: Federation, PR

Federation’s Campaign Reaches $26 Million with Weeks to Go

Counting down the days to the Dec. 11 closing of the 2020 Campaign for Jewish Needs, Jeffrey J. Wild said with 17 days left to raise funds, the campaign had garnered $26 million from 6,000 donors. The campaign closing event will be Dec. 11 at Fuchs Mizrachi School in Berachwood.

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11/25/2019

Remembering Barbara A. Mandel

Tags: Federation

Remembering Barbara A. Mandel

We are saddened to share the loss of Barbara Mandel z"l, a life-long volunteer, highly respected philanthropist, social justice advocate, wife of 70 years to Morton L. Mandel z”l, and Federation Life Trustee.

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11/25/2019

Thanksgiving Message from Erika B. Rudin-Luria

Tags: Federation, Holidays, Blogs

Jewish Federation of Clevleand

As we mark Thanksgiving and enter the December holiday season, I want to take a few minutes to say thank you.

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11/25/2019

Katerina Rouzina Named 2019-2020 Roslyn Z. Wolf-JDC International Fellow

Tags: Young Adults, Israel, Overseas, Federation

Katerina Rouzina Named 2019-2020 Roslyn Z. Wolf-JDC International Fellow

Katerina “Katya” Rouzina has been named the 2019-2020 Roslyn Z. Wolf Cleveland-JDC International Fellow. In this capacity, Katya will spend one year in Kharkov, Ukraine, working with the local Jewish community to plan and facilitate youth camps, Shabbat programming, leadership training platforms and community-wide programs. Established in 2003 by the Jewish Federation of Cleveland, JDC (the global Jewish humanitarian organization), and the JDC Entwine Global Jewish Service Corps, the Roslyn Z. Wolf Cleveland-JDC International Fellowship is part of a cohort of nine young JDC Entwine Global Jewish Service Corps Fellows deployed around the world to address global issues through JDC and its partners.

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11/22/2019

Jewish Federation of Cleveland to Celebrate “The Impact of Together” at 2020 Campaign Closing Event

Tags: Federation, Campaign, PR

Jewish Federation of Cleveland to Celebrate “The Impact of Together” at 2020 Campaign Closing Event

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland will host its annual Campaign Closing Celebration on Wednesday, December 11 at 7:00 pm at Fuchs Mizrachi School (26600 Shaker Blvd in Beachwood). The entire community is invited to attend.

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11/19/2019

J. David Heller Gives Impressions About JFNA’s FedLab

Tags: Federation, PR

J. David Heller Gives Impressions About JFNA’s FedLab

J. David Heller, board chair of the Jewish Federation of Cleveland, attended FedLab, a three-day conference for the top volunteer and staff of Jewish Federations of North America. The conference, which attracted 900 people and was styled as three in-depth workshop tracks, was held from Nov. 10 to Nov. 12. in Washington, D.C.

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11/18/2019

Volunteer During Mitzvah Week

Tags: Federation, Volunteer

Volunteer During Mitzvah Week

Join the Jewish Federation of Cleveland as we spread happiness, joy, and hope to vulnerable populations throughout the Jewish and general Cleveland community during the holiday season.

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11/12/2019

Mark Wilf, JFNA Chair and Minnesota Vikings Owner, ‘Real Inspiration For All of Us’

Tags: Federation, PR

Mark Wilf, JFNA Chair and Minnesota Vikings Owner, ‘Real Inspiration For All of Us’

Minnesota Vikings owner Mark Wilf spoke of his parents, priorities and sense of responsibility for the Jewish community at a Jewish Federation of Cleveland fundraiser called “Real Estate, Football and Philanthropy.”

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