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05/08/2019

‘Sister City Celebration’ Takes Place at Cleveland Public Library Louis Stokes Wing

Tags: Federation, PR, Advocacy, Israel, Overseas

‘Sister City Celebration’ Takes Place at Cleveland Public Library Louis Stokes Wing

The city of Cleveland and the Jewish Federation of Cleveland celebrated the announcement that Cleveland and Beit Shean and Valley of Springs in Israel will become official Cleveland sister cities during a short ceremony at the Cleveland Public Library Louis Stokes Wing in Cleveland on May 2.

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05/03/2019

My Federation Story: Celebrating One Another through Coaching Circles

Tags: Women, Federation

My Federation Story: Celebrating One Another through Coaching Circles

I moved to Cleveland – my husband’s hometown – in 1994 when I was pregnant with my first child. I was primarily a stay-at-home mom for many years while I raised my three children, and gradually added other jobs as my children entered grade school. At first, I started teaching religious school at Park Synagogue in 1996 just to get out of the house a little bit. I immediately fell in love with teaching the students and I continue to teach there to this day. From there, I added another role to my career as an educator, working as an after-school reading tutor. Today, the bulk of my work week is spent writing articles and managing social media for an Apple-focused tech and lifestyle website, iMore.

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05/03/2019

Thank You For Celebrating Israel With Us!

Tags: Federation, Israel, Overseas, Young Adults, Young Families, Women, Teens

Thank You For Celebrating Israel With Us!

Yom Ha'atzmaut, Israel's Independence Day, is always one of our favorite days of the year and it's because of community members like you who make it so special and fun!

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05/03/2019

Beit Shean/Valley of Springs Becomes Official Sister City of Cleveland

Tags: Federation, Advocacy, Israel, Overseas

Beit Shean/Valley of Springs Becomes Official Sister City of Cleveland

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland is thrilled to share this milestone achievement. Congratulations to everyone who has been involved in Beit Shean/Valley of Springs who helped make this partnership possible.

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05/02/2019

CJN Article: Yom Hashoah Commemoration at B'nai Jeshurun

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CJN Article: Yom Hashoah Commemoration at B'nai Jeshurun

In a muted and somber commemoration of the Holocaust brought palpably close by the shootings in Poway, California, April 27 close to 600 people attended a community wide Yom Hashoah service at B’nai Jeshurun Congregation in Pepper Pike on May 1.

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05/01/2019

J. David Heller Named Jewish Federation of Cleveland Board Chair

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J. David Heller Named Jewish Federation of Cleveland Board Chair

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland announced today that J. David Heller has been named board chair for the 2019-2022 term. Heller, 53, is president and chief executive officer of The NRP Group LLC, a fully integrated, premier apartment developer, general contractor, and property manager.

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04/30/2019

Growing Strong Community Leaders

Tags: Federation, Young Adults, Overseas, Video

Growing Strong Community Leaders

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland’s Young Leadership Division (YLD) is helping to prepare the next generation of Jewish Cleveland leadership through unique experiential professional and volunteer opportunities.

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04/30/2019

Bedford Nissan Vehicles Add to Jewish Federation of Cleveland Security Fleet

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Bedford Nissan Vehicles Add to Jewish Federation of Cleveland Security Fleet

In an effort to support and make the Jewish community more secure, one auto dealership has stepped up in a big way by donating two pickup trucks to the Jewish Federation of Cleveland for use by its security provider. This increases the mobile security fleet from two to four vehicles.

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04/28/2019

Cleveland Stands with San Diego

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We are outraged by yet another senseless, violent, anti-Semitic attack on an American synagogue, this time at the Chabad in Poway, California. This attack is a sad reminder of the threat that anti-Semitism and hate are to our world. Our thoughts and prayers are with the innocent victims, their families, and the Jewish community in San Diego.

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04/24/2019

Jason Wuliger Receives Yanowitz Award

Tags: Federation, Young Adults, PR

Jason Wuliger Receives Yanowitz Award

Jason Wuliger has been awarded the 2018 Bennett and Donna Yanowitz Leadership Award by the Jewish Federation of Cleveland. The award recognizes and honors an outstanding young individual who has demonstrated commitment, involvement, and leadership within Cleveland’s Jewish community. Wuliger will be presented with the award at the Federation’s Board meeting on April 30.

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