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04/16/2021

Hundreds Celebrate Israel’s 73rd Birthday

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Hundreds Celebrate Israel’s 73rd Birthday

As the state of Israel rang in its 73rd anniversary, hundreds of people across Cleveland showed their patriotism during the Jewish Federation of Cleveland’s Yom Ha’atzmaut festival April 15.

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04/14/2021

Former IDF Soldier Recounts Death During Yom Hazikaron Event

Tags: Federation, Israel, Overseas

Former IDF Soldier Recounts Death During Yom Hazikaron Event

Efi Mazor, the people-to-people coordinator at Partnership 2Gether Beit Shean-Valley of Springs-Cleveland and a former solider of the Israel Defense Forces, recalled an IDF doctor’s bravery and selflessness during the Jewish Federation of Cleveland’s annual Yom Hazikaron commemoration April 13.

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04/14/2021

Fostering a Love for Israel

Tags: Federation, legacy, Israel, Overseas

Fostering a Love for Israel

Karen Tucker’s lifelong love of Israel has roots in her youth. At 13 years old, she vividly remembers watching the news coverage of Israel, then a fledgling nation, fight for its survival in the Six Day War. As a college student, she attended rallies, spoke out in support of Israel, and donated funds to help the country defend itself during the Yom Kippur War.

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04/14/2021

WATCH: Yom Hazikaron, Israel’s Memorial Day

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WATCH: Yom Hazikaron, Israel’s Memorial Day

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland commemorated Yom Hazikaron, Israel’s Memorial Day in a very moving ceremony.

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04/08/2021

Yom Ha’atzmaut to celebrate Israel via hybrid format

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Yom Ha’atzmaut to celebrate Israel via hybrid format

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland will ring in the state of Israel’s 73rd anniversary with a festival boasting in-person and virtual options April 15.

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04/07/2021

Yom Hazikaron Event to Feature Former Israeli Soldier

Tags: Federation, Israel, Overseas

Yom Hazikaron Event to Feature Former Israeli Soldier

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland’s Yom Hazikaron commemoration will include the personal story of a fallen Israeli soldier told by a fellow soldier, Efi Mazor of Beit Shean, from 7 to 7:45 p.m. April 13.

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04/01/2021

Upcoming Events for You

Tags: Federation, Arts, Young Families, Young Adults, Israel

Upcoming Events for You

Check out our upcoming events, including two ways to celebrate Israel's Independence Day, unique commemorations for Yom Hashoah and Yom Hazikaron for Jewish Clevelanders in their 20s and 30s, and our 117th annual meeting.

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03/31/2021

Bringing Two Israeli Traditions to Cleveland

Tags: Federation, Young Adults, Israel, Overseas

Bringing Two Israeli Traditions to Cleveland

As a child, I would look forward to Memorial Day – Yom Hazikaron, but not like waiting for a birthday or a holiday. It’s another feeling like a heavy weight sitting on your heart. It's like a sense of anticipation when you know something bad's going to happen.

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03/26/2021

Jewish Cleveland's Annual Yom Ha'atzmaut Celebration Set for April 15

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Jewish Cleveland's Annual Yom Ha'atzmaut Celebration Set for April 15

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland will host its annual Yom Ha’atzmaut celebration – a festival celebrating Israel’s 73rd Independence Day – on Thursday, April 15 from 5:30 – 6:45 pm. It is free and open to the community.

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02/24/2021

WATCH: Diversity, Equity & Inclusion in Contemporary Israeli Cinema, Part 2

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WATCH: Diversity, Equity & Inclusion in Contemporary Israeli Cinema, Part 2

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland's Cleveland Israel Arts Connection was joined by Eran Polishuk, CEO and founder of Chapter Two Films, to discuss “Diversity, Equity & Inclusion in Contemporary Israeli Cinema.”

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