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08/08/2017

YLD Microgrant Program Recipients

Tags: Federation, PR, Young Adults

YLD Microgrant Program Recipients

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland’s Young Leadership Division (YLD) has launched a new Microgrant Program. With the YLD Microgrant Program, YLD hopes to create a thriving, vibrant Jewish Cleveland young adult community by empowering individuals or groups to create, plan, and host experiences for Jewish Clevelanders (ages 22-45).

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08/01/2017

Civic Leaders Reflect on Israel Mission

Tags: Federation, PR, Advocacy, Israel, Overseas

Civic Leaders Reflect on Israel Mission

Forty Cleveland civic leaders spent a week in Israel in July, as part of a new Jewish Federation of Cleveland trip, where they got a sense of the country and issues shared by Northeast Ohio and Israeli communities.

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07/31/2017

Civic Leaders Mission on ideastream

Tags: Advocacy, Federation, PR, Israel, Overseas

Civic Leaders Mission on ideastream

A contingent of civic leaders just returned from a week in Israel. We'll gather some to discover what they learned.

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07/20/2017

Seeking to Improve Dementia Care

Tags: Federation, PR

Seeking to Improve Dementia Care

When Hedy Adler’s mother, Helen Kangesser, was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease in the 1990s, Adler remembers the shock and difficulty of navigating the world of home aides, memory care and smaller struggles like finding a dentist for her mother and someone to do her hair.

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07/19/2017

Free Legal Advice Clinic on 8/27

Tags: Federation, PR, Volunteer

Free Legal Advice Clinic on 8/27

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland, in partnership with Gesher Cleveland and the Legal Aid Society of Cleveland, is holding a free legal clinic on August 27 from 9:30 – 11:30 am at Green Road Synagogue (2437 South Green Road, Beachwood).

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07/14/2017

Federation Allocates $33M

Tags: Federation, PR

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The Jewish Federation of Cleveland’s board of trustees unanimously approved $33.7 million to be allocated to fund international, national and local agencies July 6.

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07/12/2017

Adults 50+: Volunteer in Beit Shean!

Tags: Federation, PR, Volunteer

Adults 50+: Volunteer in Beit Shean!

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland is now seeking participants ages 50 and over for “Volunteer Beit Shean,” a hands-on volunteer experience to Beit Shean, Cleveland’s sister city in Israel. The city is known for its world-class hiking trails, beautiful natural springs, amazing bird watching, and spectacular ancient ruins. Volunteers will immerse themselves in Israeli culture while improving the lives of others.

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07/11/2017

CGAs Offer Win-Win Opportunity

Tags: Federation, PR, legacy

CGAs Offer Win-Win Opportunity

In a low interest-rate environment, a charitable gift annuity offers an attractive solution if you seek steady income, an attractive return and low risk. A CGA gives the added satisfaction of doing well by doing good.

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06/22/2017

DAFs: Great Choice to Create Jewish Legacy

Tags: Federation, PR, legacy

Carol Wolf

Donor advised funds have historically provided individuals with a very effective tool for making philanthropic grants as well as maximizing tax advantages

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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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