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07/05/2017

Meet Mike: Internship Spotlight

Tags: Israel, Overseas, I-Connect

Meet Mike: Internship Spotlight

My name is Mike Posta and I am doing my internship this summer at the MemTech.

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07/05/2017

Meet Nomi: Internship Spotlight

Tags: Israel, Overseas, I-Connect

Meet Nomi: Internship Spotlight

My name is Nomi Poprish and I am doing my internship with Onward Israel this summer at the 'Be.'

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07/03/2017

icnext Visits Havat Hashomer

Tags: Federation, Blog, Overseas, Israel, Teens

icnext Visits Havat Hashomer

Imagine, a woman in her 20s responsible for delinquent male soldiers. These soldiers grew up with no support system, a criminal background or lived in a foster home. The female commanders at Havat HaShomer are in charge of shaping these young delinquents into the best soldier they can be - to get them up to an acceptable level for entry to the army.

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06/26/2017

Meet Sam: Onward Participant Spotlight

Tags: Israel, Overseas, I-Connect

Meet Sam: Onward Participant Spotlight

Onward Israel Cleveland participant Sam Feuer shares her experience as an intern at Film Platform!

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06/26/2017

Meet Hannah: Internship Spotlight

Tags: Israel, Overseas, I-Connect

Meet Hannah: Internship Spotlight

My name is Hannah Frayman and I'm interning with the Daniel Centers!

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06/14/2017

The Internship of a Lifetime

Tags: Onward, Federation, Blog, Young Adult, Israel, Overseas

 The Internship of a Lifetime

For the next eight weeks, 43 Jewish Cleveland college students and recent grads will have the experience of a lifetime! That’s because they’re spending the summer interning in Tel Aviv as part of Onward Israel, a program funded through I-Connect, an initiative of the Jewish Federation of Cleveland.

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06/05/2017

Horovitz to Perform in Cleveland

Tags: Federation, PR, Israel, Overseas, Arts

Horovitz to Perform in Cleveland

One of Israel’s foremost actors comes to Cleveland for the local premiere of two one-act plays that tenderly and sometimes humorously examine heartbreaking aspects of the Jewish experience.

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05/24/2017

10 Reasons to Spend 10 Months in Israel

Tags: Israel, Overseas, Young Adult

10 Reasons to Spend 10 Months in Israel

Whether you love to teach, know or want to explore a thing or two about Judaism or just want an excuse to live in Israel, spending ten months as a Masa Israel Teaching Fellow is the perfect amount of time to soak up everything the Holy Land has to offer.

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05/23/2017

Meet Jen Kaplan

Tags: Federation, Israel, Overseas, Young Adult

Meet Jen Kaplan

I graduated from The Ohio State University last May with a degree in Accounting. Soon after, I took a job at a prestigious public Accounting firm. I realized after working full time in the field (and study all other hours of the day for my CPA exams) that Accounting wasn’t a passion of mine - I wanted a more creative job, and even more than that I wanted to be back in Israel. I spent time there during university through Onward Israel, an internship program supported by the Jewish Federation of Cleveland.

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05/23/2017

A Welcome Visit from Myanmar

Tags: Federation, Advocacy, Overseas

A Welcome Visit from Myanmar

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland’s Community Relations Committee (CRC) recently hosted a delegation from the Republic of the Union of Myanmar (Burma) for a panel discussion. It allowed the visitors a better understanding of the work Federation does across various religious and ethnic groups throughout Ohio.

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