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09/26/2018

Why We Volunteer with Kosher Food Pantry

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Why We Volunteer with Kosher Food Pantry

The Kosher Food Pantry’s motto is “Tikun Olam (repairing the world) begins here.” A small army of volunteers recognize that even in a good economy there are still too many of our neighbors struggling to put food on the table. One of the Jewish Federation of Cleveland's priority is to Care for One Another.

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09/24/2018

Volunteer of the Month: Sheila Allenick

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Volunteer of the Month: Sheila Allenick

Find out how Sheila Allenick is making an IMPACT! on volunteering.

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09/21/2018

Holocaust Survivors, Families Keep Memories Alive

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Holocaust Survivors, Families Keep Memories Alive

Holocaust survivors and their families gathered Sept. 16 at Zion Memorial Park in Bedford Heights for the 57th year to remember the 6 million Jewish men, women and children who perished by the hands of the Nazis.

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09/20/2018

New 'Super Sunday' Approach Creates More Ways for Volunteers to Raise Funds for Jewish Cleveland, Global Community

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New 'Super Sunday' Approach Creates More Ways for Volunteers to Raise Funds for Jewish Cleveland, Global Community

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland will host its annual ‘Super Sunday’ event, Jewish Cleveland’s single largest one-day give-a-thon of the year, on Sunday, October 14. Funds raised will benefit the Campaign for Jewish Needs, which is the Federation’s annual fundraising campaign that serves Jewish Cleveland and the global community.

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09/20/2018

Philanthropy as Shared Family Experience

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Philanthropy as Shared Family Experience

Families share time together in many ways. When the children are of school age, time is spent at meals, childrens’ activities, birthdays and the activity of simply living together. As children grow older, families come together for vacations, graduations, special anniversaries and other important life events.

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09/06/2018

Federation Statement Regarding Ilan Pappe’s Upcoming Forum at The City Club of Cleveland

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Federation Statement Regarding Ilan Pappe’s Upcoming Forum at The City Club of Cleveland

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland is deeply disappointed that the City Club of Cleveland is hosting widely discredited historian Ilan Pappe on September 14th and have made our concerns known to City Club leadership.

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09/06/2018

Annual Meeting Examines Safety Practices, Introduces New Technology

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Annual Meeting Examines Safety Practices, Introduces New Technology

Local law enforcement and security specialists reviewed safety practices, discussed possible threats and outlined emergency notification options during the Jewish Federation of Cleveland’s annual High Holy Days security meeting Aug. 28.

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09/06/2018

Impact Rings Through Federation Campaign for Jewish Needs Launch

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Impact Rings Through Federation Campaign for Jewish Needs Launch

When the Jewish Federation of Cleveland kicks off its 2019 Campaign for Jewish Needs next week, the launch event will feature new components aimed at amplifying this year’s theme, the impact of together.

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08/31/2018

Bail Reform in Ohio - The Time is Now to Make your Voice Heard

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Bail Reform in Ohio - The Time is Now to Make your Voice Heard

Each year, Ohioans are sent to jail for months, sometimes years, before their cases are resolved. These individuals frequently live in squalid living conditions and under a constant threat of violence - while presumed innocent - simply because they cannot afford to pay a bail bondsman.

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08/30/2018

Watch Now: 2019 Campaign Launch Event Speakers

Tags: Federation, Video, Campaign

Watch Now: 2019 Campaign Launch Event Speakers

Special thanks to this year's extraordinary speakers, who shared their personal stories of how our community helps care for one another, prepare for the future, share our perspectives and repair our world: Alejandra Fishman, Victor Ruiz, Mariah Ornstein, Nachama Moskowitz, Nadav Pecha, and Yolana Posta. If you missed it, you can watch their interviews below.

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