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01/03/2017

4-Year-Old Donates Money to Charity

Tags: Federation, PR, Campaign, Young Families, Education

4-Year-Old Donates Money to Charity

Matthew Hirsch celebrated the spirit of the holidays by donating $24.17 to the Campaign for Jewish Needs.

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12/23/2016

Chesed Center Prepares for Chanukah

Tags: Federation, PR

Chesed Center Prepares for Chanukah

The Cleveland Chesed Center, a kosher food bank in Cleveland Heights that looks more like a Costco than a food pantry and also offers clothes and furniture, came about after the Jewish Federation of Cleveland and community members saw a troubling statistic about poverty rates in the area. Now, after opening in March, the Chesed Center is preparing for its first Chanukah and reflecting on nine months in service.

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12/20/2016

Ohio 14th State to Pass Anti-BDS Bill

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Ohio 14th State to Pass Anti-BDS Bill

Ohio became the 14th state to pass anti-BDS legislation when Gov. John Kasich signed House Bill 476 into law Dec. 19.

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12/20/2016

Retirement Reception Honors Gill

Tags: Federation, PR, Partners

Retirement Reception Honors Gill

Former Cleveland Heights resident Alan Gill, the CEO of the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee, was honored Dec. 11 at a retirement reception attended by more than 200 people in New York City.

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12/19/2016

Attend the IMPACT! Volunteer Showcase

Tags: Federation, PR, Volunteer

Attend the IMPACT! Volunteer Showcase

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland announces the IMPACT! Volunteer Showcase, a highly anticipated volunteer fair for Jewish Cleveland adults ages 50 and over. The Showcase will feature more than 20 organizations seeking volunteers, making it easy for guests to identify a possible match for their interests. The Showcase takes place on Sunday, January 22 from 9:30 – 11:00 am at the Federation’s Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Building (25701 Science Park Drive in Beachwood).

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12/15/2016

Federation Raises $31.6M in 2017 Campaign

Tags: Federation, PR, Campaign

Federation Raises $31.6M in 2017 Campaign

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland announced at its Campaign Closing Celebration Dec. 14 at the Mandel Jewish Community Center in Beachwood that it raised $31,672,731 in the 2017 Campaign for Jewish Needs, exceeding last year’s total of $30,761,661.

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12/13/2016

Protecting Nonprofits from Terrorism

Tags: Federation, PR, Advocacy

Last week, the Ohio Legislature passed a nonprofit security grant program to help nonprofits at risk of terrorist attack to upgrade & secure their facilities by providing grants of up to $100,000. The total funds available are approximately $7.3 million.

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12/08/2016

Senate Panel Moves Amended Proposal

Tags: Federation, PR, Advocacy

Dozens of mostly opponent witnesses testified Wednesday on a bill that bars state agencies from contracting with companies involved in the movement to boycott or disinvest from Israel before it passed a Senate committee.

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12/08/2016

Children Learn Value of Giving Tzedakah

Tags: Federation, PR, Family, PJ Library, Education, Campaign

Children Learn Value of Giving Tzedakah

More than 300 children and their families came to the Jewish Federation of Cleveland in Beachwood on Dec. 4 for the Young Families Tzedakah Party, where children under 5 were encouraged to participate in arts and crafts and donate money from their piggy banks and unwrapped toys to the Federation’s 2017 Campaign for Jewish Needs.

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12/08/2016

Patch.com: Veto Heartbeat Abortion Ban

Tags: Federation, PR, Advocacy

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland issued a strongly worded statement urging Governor John Kasich to veto the 'Heartbeat' Abortion bill that would ban abortions after roughly six weeks of pregnancy.

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