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05/30/2023

Jewish Federation Announces First Round of 'Israel at 75' Microgrant Recipients

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Jewish Federation Announces First Round of 'Israel at 75' Microgrant Recipients

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland announced today the first round Israel at 75 Microgrant recipients. Through this program, the Federation is funding a wide range of projects throughout the Cleveland Jewish community that are geared toward Israel programming as part of the organization’s year-long Israel at 75 initiative.

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05/18/2023

2,200 People Help Celebrate Independence Day at IsraelFest

Tags: Federation, Overseas, Israel

2,200 People Help Celebrate Independence Day at IsraelFest

As families celebrated their mothers on Mother’s Day, more than 2,200 people joined the Jewish community to also celebrate Israel’s 75th independence day at the Jewish Federation of Cleveland’s IsraelFest May 14 at the Mandel Jewish Community Center in Beachwood.

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05/16/2023

Israeli Delegation Visits At-Risk Populations in Cleveland

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Israeli Delegation Visits At-Risk Populations in Cleveland

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland hosted a delegation of professionals from the Israel Defense Forces Education Corps and Youth Futures from May 7 through May 15 as they visited programs in Cleveland for at-risk populations.

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05/10/2023

Shalva Band Entertains Local Jewish Day School Students

Tags: Federation, Israel, Overseas, Arts

Shalva Band Entertains Local Jewish Day School Students

Ahead of the Shalva Band’s community-wide performance to celebrate Israel at 75, four members of the band spoke to students from the Joseph and Florence Mandel Jewish Day School in Beachwood and Gross Schechter Day School in Pepper Pike to share a message of believing in oneself and never giving up.

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05/10/2023

Federation Inducted Into JDC Wohl Society for Philanthropy

Tags: Federation, Israel, Overseas

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

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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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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