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07/25/2017

Young Families: Meet the Lazzaro Family

Tags: Federation, Education, Family

Young Families: Meet the Lazzaro Family

Anthony and Erica Lazzaro of Moreland Hills love living in Jewish Cleveland. Along with spending time in the community as members of Park Synagogue and as a Gross Schechter Day School family, the Lazzaros enjoy the Cleveland Metroparks and snacking on the many choices of ice cream around the city with their children.

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07/20/2017

Seeking to Improve Dementia Care

Tags: Federation, PR

Seeking to Improve Dementia Care

When Hedy Adler’s mother, Helen Kangesser, was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease in the 1990s, Adler remembers the shock and difficulty of navigating the world of home aides, memory care and smaller struggles like finding a dentist for her mother and someone to do her hair.

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07/20/2017

Travel Blog: Civic Leaders Israel Mission

Tags: Israel, Federation, Overseas, Advocacy

Travel Blog: Civic Leaders Israel Mission

Forty of Cleveland’s esteemed civic leaders are in Israel on the Thomas and Joann Adler Civic Leaders Israel Mission. This new biennial mission launched by the Adlers of Shaker Heights was established through an endowment at the Jewish Federation of Cleveland. The purpose is to expose Cleveland leadership to Israel’s innovative approaches to economic and community development, education and support of at-risk and disadvantaged populations, and to create opportunities for partnership with each other and Israeli counterparts.

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07/19/2017

'Power of Women' Support Chesed Center

Tags: Federation, Women, Volunteer, Family

'Power of Women' Support Chesed Center

The Cleveland Chesed Center opened in March 2016 in Cleveland Heights to help our local community in need. In the past year, the Chesed Center has provided 1,370 individuals (750 children and 620 adults) with basic necessities including kosher food, personal care items, cleaning supplies, clothing, and furniture thanks to the efforts of Jewish Cleveland and the Jewish Federation of Cleveland.

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07/19/2017

Free Legal Advice Clinic on 8/27

Tags: Federation, PR, Volunteer

Free Legal Advice Clinic on 8/27

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland, in partnership with Gesher Cleveland and the Legal Aid Society of Cleveland, is holding a free legal clinic on August 27 from 9:30 – 11:30 am at Green Road Synagogue (2437 South Green Road, Beachwood).

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07/18/2017

Why We Love The First Tee of Cleveland

Tags: Federation, Volunteer

Why We Love The First Tee of Cleveland

Get ready to hit a hole in one with this volunteer opportunity and make sure you have your drivers, irons, woods and putters in order.

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07/14/2017

Federation Allocates $33M

Tags: Federation, PR

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The Jewish Federation of Cleveland’s board of trustees unanimously approved $33.7 million to be allocated to fund international, national and local agencies July 6.

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07/14/2017

My #JewishCleveland: Jennie Becker

Tags: Federation, Blog, Leadership, Young Adults

My #JewishCleveland: Jennie Becker

I grew up in Youngstown, Ohio. In middle school, my family moved to Florida, but we always kept our ties with Northeast Ohio. My brother went to Camp Wise; many years later, I ended up moving back to Cleveland and taking a job as the Assistant Director for Camp Wise.

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07/12/2017

Meet Max: Onward Participant Spotlight

Tags: Israel, Overseas, I-Connect, Federation, Young Adults

Meet Max: Onward Participant Spotlight

Max Bleich shares his experience so far as an Onward Israel participant.

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07/12/2017

Adults 50+: Volunteer in Beit Shean!

Tags: Federation, PR, Volunteer

Adults 50+: Volunteer in Beit Shean!

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland is now seeking participants ages 50 and over for “Volunteer Beit Shean,” a hands-on volunteer experience to Beit Shean, Cleveland’s sister city in Israel. The city is known for its world-class hiking trails, beautiful natural springs, amazing bird watching, and spectacular ancient ruins. Volunteers will immerse themselves in Israeli culture while improving the lives of others.

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