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05/10/2023

Federation Inducted Into JDC Wohl Society for Philanthropy

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Federation Inducted Into JDC Wohl Society for Philanthropy

As the Jewish Federation of Cleveland’s Israel at 75 mission began its weeklong stay in Israel, the delegation had the opportunity to attend an April 19 induction ceremony at the American Jewish Joint Distribution Center’s Jerusalem campus.

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05/10/2023

WATCH: Israel at 75 Video

Tags: Federation, Video, Israel, Overseas

WATCH: Israel at 75 Video

Watch the video below, which commemorates the commitment and care Cleveland and Israel has for one another.

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05/04/2023

Upcoming Events for You

Tags: Federation, Young Families, Overseas, Young Adults, Advocacy, Volunteer, Israel

Upcoming Events for You

We hope to see you at one of our many May events! This month, we're celebrating Yom Ha'atzmaut (Israel's Independence Day) with two community events, sprucing up a local Jewish cemetery's grounds, and recognizing Jewish Cleveland's accomplishments at our annual meeting.

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05/04/2023

Why You Should Go to IsraelFest!

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

Why You Should Go to IsraelFest!

Join us for IsraelFest! for Yom Ha'atzmaut. Celebrate 75 years since the signing of the Israeli Declaration of Independence on May 14, 1948. This celebration of Israel will include fun for all ages. Check out everything to see, do, shop, taste, and more.

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05/02/2023

Cleveland Opens Doors for Israeli Shin Shinim

Tags: Federation, Israel, Overseas

Cleveland Opens Doors for Israeli Shin Shinim

Since 2011, the Cleveland Jewish community has welcomed a group of Israeli teens, known as shin shinim, to not only bring Israel, but mainly to increase the engagement of other teens in the community.

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05/02/2023

Cleveland Israel Arts Connection Puts Spotlight on Culture

Tags: Federation, Israel, Overseas, Arts

Cleveland Israel Arts Connection Puts Spotlight on Culture

A program of the Jewish Federation of Cleveland, the Cleveland Israel Arts Connection is an initiative that brings Israeli arts and culture to Cleveland, working with local arts organizations and institutions to build cultural bridges between the Middle East and Northeast Ohio through a shared love of all things art.

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05/02/2023

Birthright Trip Offers Gift of Life-Changing Experience

Tags: Federation, Israel, Overseas, Young Adults

Birthright Trip Offers Gift of Life-Changing Experience

An all-expense paid adventure of a lifetime and a chance to explore the landscape, culture and people of Israel can be within reach for 18- to 26-year-olds who apply and are accepted into the Birthright Israel program, Elle Henig, manager of international experiences at the Jewish Federation of Cleveland told the Cleveland Jewish News.

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04/27/2023

Community Pays Tribute to Fallen Soldiers, Terror Victims at Yom Hazikaron Event

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Community Pays Tribute to Fallen Soldiers, Terror Victims at Yom Hazikaron Event

Nearly 250 people filled the sanctuary of Congregation Shaarey Tikvah in Beachwood to remember Israel’s fallen soldiers and terror victims on Yom Hazikaron.

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04/26/2023

Shalva Band, IsraelFest! to Mark Israel’s 75th Birthday

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Shalva Band, IsraelFest! to Mark Israel’s 75th Birthday

As Israel celebrates its 75th Independence Day, the Jewish Federation of Cleveland is celebrating with yearlong programming, including two Yom Ha’atzmaut events in May.

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04/25/2023

What Yom Hazikaron Means to Me

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What Yom Hazikaron Means to Me

Gil Geva Keinan, one of Cleveland's ShinShin, shared her family's emotional story during Yom Hazikaron, Israel's Memorial Day commemoration. Read the story and watch the video below.

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