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05/15/2024

Fallen Former Clevelander Recalled at Yom Hazikaron

Tags: Federation, Israel

Fallen Former Clevelander Recalled at Yom Hazikaron

Over 500 people were greeted by the sight of red Anemone coronaria, Israel’s national flower, at the Yom Hazikaron commemoration on May 12.

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05/10/2024

Federation’s Yom Hazikaron Commemoration Will Pay Tribute to Fallen IDF Soldier with Local Roots

Tags: Federation, Israel

Federation’s Yom Hazikaron Commemoration Will Pay Tribute to Fallen IDF Soldier with Local Roots

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland will commemorate Yom Hazikaron, Israel’s Memorial Day, on May 12.

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05/09/2024

Helping Preteens Connect to Their Jewish Roots

Tags: Federation, Israel, Teens

Helping Preteens Connect to Their Jewish Roots

Recently, jHUB has launched two new initiatives to address the growing demand for different opportunities for preteens to experience Jewish traditions and culture - the B-Mitzvah Experience and the Hebrew Club.

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05/08/2024

Upcoming Events for You

Tags: Federation, Arts, Israel

Upcoming Events for You

We hope to see you at our May events. This month, community members can attend a security training from JFC Security, LLC, come together for Yom Hazikaron (Israel's Memorial Day) and Yom Ha'atzmaut (Israel's Independence Day), and recognize Jewish Cleveland's accomplishments at our annual meeting.

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05/06/2024

WATCH: Supporting Jewish College Students

Tags: Federation, Israel, Advocacy, Video

WATCH: Supporting Jewish College Students

Jewish Cleveland hosted a special webinar on the current climate on campuses across the country, and how we can help fight the antisemitism students and faculty are facing today.

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05/06/2024

Jewish Cleveland’s Annual Yom Ha’atzmaut Event Set for May 14

Tags: Federation, Israel, Overseas

Jewish Cleveland’s Annual Yom Ha’atzmaut Event Set for May 14

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland will host its annual Yom Ha’atzmaut event – a free community celebration of Israel’s Independence Day – on Tuesday, May 14 from 5:30 - 7:30 pm at B’nai Jeshurun Congregation (27501 Fairmount Blvd in Pepper Pike).

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05/03/2024

This Is Not a Peace Movement

Tags: Federation, Blog, Israel

This Is Not a Peace Movement

Like you, we have watched in disbelief as pro-Palestinian activism on college campuses across our country have rapidly become violent, anti-Jewish rallies – complete with direct threats and physical attacks on Jewish students, as well as destruction of property.

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05/01/2024

WATCH: Ratzim Bishvilam: Honoring the Innocent Victims of the October 7 Attack on Israel

Tags: Federation, Israel, Video, Young Adults

WATCH: Ratzim Bishvilam: Honoring the Innocent Victims of the October 7 Attack on Israel

More than 1,000 community members came together for Ratzim Bishvilam (“Running For Them”) to honor the innocent people killed or kidnapped by Hamas on October 7, 2023. This marked six months since the attack on Israel.

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04/25/2024

Cleveland Community Prepares for Yom Hashoah, Yom Hazikaron, Yom Ha’aztmaut

Tags: Federation, Israel, Advocacy

Cleveland Community Prepares for Yom Hashoah, Yom Hazikaron, Yom Ha’aztmaut

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland and area congregations will host programming in May to commemorate Yom Hashoah V’Hagvurah, Holocaust Remembrance Day; Yom Hazikaron, Israel’s Memorial Day; and Yom Ha’atzmaut, Israel’s Independence Day.

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04/19/2024

Leaving Egypt: The Passover Reminder of Resiliency

Tags: Federation, Blog, Israel

Leaving Egypt: The Passover Reminder of Resiliency

Each year, as we retell the story of the Jewish people’s exodus from Egypt, we think about seders of the past. Everyone has a role: who reads what part in the Haggadah, who sits quietly hoping they won’t be called on, who asks the four questions, who kicks their sister or brother under the table, who brings the soup or the special family dessert ... who just won’t stop talking ... we all have our roles and our questions.

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