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06/18/2014

New York is Great, but Cleveland Feels like Home

Tags: Russia, Overseas, Women, Young Adults, Leadership, Blog

New York is Great, but Cleveland Feels like Home

In the week before Pesach, when many of us were cleaning and cooking in preparation for this Festival of Freedom, 21 Lehava leadership program participants and four staff members from St. Petersburg, Russia visited our community.

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05/06/2014

Yom Ha'atzmaut, Israel's Independence Day Celebration

Tags: Israel, Federation, Holidays, Overseas, Events

Yom Ha'atzmaut, Israel's Independence Day Celebration

What a fantastic night! Our Yom Ha'atzmaut bash brought in more than 2,000 guests to celebrate Israel's 66th birthday.

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05/05/2014

Yom Hazikaron, Israel's Memorial Day

Tags: Holidays, Israel, Overseas, Events

Yom Hazikaron, Israel's Memorial Day

Over 350 members of our community gathered to remember Israel’s fallen soldiers at Yom Hazikaron, Israel’s Memorial Day. IDF soldiers and members of our Jewish community led a meaningful commemoration in both Hebrew and English to remember the 23,000 heroes who gave their lives for the s…

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04/03/2014

Young Russian Leaders Explore Cleveland to Strengthen their own community

Tags: PR, Young Adults, Overseas, Russia, Leadership

CLEVELAND – Twenty four Jewish young adults will experience the trip of a lifetime. On April 6 – April 10, the Lehava leadership group from St. Petersburg, Russia will be in Cleveland to explore Jewish life, culture and infrastructure

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04/01/2014

Meet the Lehava Young Leadership Group

Tags: Russia, Federation, Overseas, Video, Young Adults, Leadership

Meet the Lehava Young Leadership Group

Meet the Lehava Young Leadership Group from St. Petersburg, Russia.

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01/23/2014

Winter 2013 Birthright Trip

Tags: Birthright, Israel, Young Adults, I-connect, Teens, Women, Beit Shean, Overseas

Winter 2013 Birthright Trip

"There are so many amazing photos I couldn't narrow them down!" said one of the 40 Clevelanders who just returned home after the Cleveland Community Winter Birthright Trip.

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10/26/2012

From Russia, With Love

Tags: Overseas, Blog

From Russia, With Love

The personal reflections of Neil Waxman (Overseas Connections Commitee Chair) on the St. Petersburg Mission.

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09/10/2012

Our Work Began in 1998

Tags: Russia, Overseas, Blog

Our Work Began in 1998

JCF’s work began during the worst economic conditions facing Russia since WWII: the ruble crashed, the stock market fell 75%, and the government defaulted on its debt.

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09/10/2012

The Beginnings of a Great Partnership

Tags: Russia, Overseas, Blog

The Beginnings of a Great Partnership

JCF’s work began during the worst economic conditions facing Russia since WWII: the ruble crashed, the stock market fell 75%, and the government defaulted on its debt.

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08/27/2012

Cleveland's Engagement with St. Petersburg

Tags: Russia, Overseas, Blog

Cleveland's Engagement with St. Petersburg

The back-story to Cleveland's engagement with St. Petersburg, Russia.

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