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09/24/2019

Beth Wain Brandon Receives Prestigious Gries Family Award

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Beth Wain Brandon Receives Prestigious Gries Family Award

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland announced that Beth Wain Brandon is the 2019 recipient of the Gries Family Award in recognition of her lasting impact on Cleveland’s Jewish and general communities. The Gries awardee each year is someone who has demonstrated extensive top leadership in Federation and other local Jewish organization activities, as well as significant leadership in Greater Cleveland’s general community. Brandon, a dedicated community volunteer, was presented the award at the Jewish Federation of Cleveland Board of Trustees meeting on September 23.

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09/24/2019

Federation Security, Police Ready for High Holy Days

Tags: Federation, PR, Security

Federation Security, Police Ready for High Holy Days

As congregants prepare to engage in perhaps the most introspective time of the year, those charged with safeguarding synagogues are preparing to do so in light of a “new normal.”

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09/19/2019

Reflections On My Trip to the Holy Land

Tags: Federation, PR, Campaign

Reflections On My Trip to the Holy Land

We would like to invite you to visit Israel. With those words, written on a letter from the Jewish Federation of Cleveland, a completely unexpected journey began.

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09/13/2019

Super Sunday Seeks Volunteers, Donors for Day of Giving Back

Tags: Federation, PR, Campaign

Super Sunday Seeks Volunteers, Donors for Day of Giving Back

Shoshana Jacobs views being co-chair of Super Sunday on Sept. 22 as an opportunity to give back to a web of agencies and institutions that support her family in different ways.

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08/29/2019

Brunswick Companies Offers Challenge to Young Donors in 2020 Campaign for Jewish Needs

Tags: Federation, PR, Campaign, Young Adults, Israel, Overseas

Brunswick Companies Offers Challenge to Young Donors in 2020 Campaign for Jewish Needs

Be specific, Jeffrey J. Wild, told 275 volunteers and leaders gathered to launch the Jewish Federation of Cleveland’s 2020 Campaign for Jewish Needs Aug. 28.

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08/23/2019

Security Key Focus of Federation’s Campaign for Jewish Needs

Tags: Federation, PR, Campaign

Security Key Focus of Federation’s Campaign for Jewish Needs

Following a nearly 10-month span during which Jews were slain at two synagogues across the country and two men were arrested for plotting synagogue shootings in Ohio, the Jewish Federation of Cleveland is preparing to bolster funding for already heightened security as it launches its 2020 Campaign for Jewish Needs.

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08/19/2019

Jewish Federation Invites Community to Make an Impact Together on 'Super Sunday'

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Jewish Federation Invites Community to Make an Impact Together on 'Super Sunday'

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland will host its annual ‘Super Sunday’ event – Jewish Cleveland’s single largest one-day give-a-thon of the year – on Sunday, September 22. Funds raised will benefit the Campaign for Jewish Needs, which provides the critical dollars needed to change and improve lives in Cleveland, Israel, and around the world.

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08/07/2019

Federation to Launch Campaign for Jewish Needs on August 28

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Federation to Launch Campaign for Jewish Needs on August 28

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland will launch the 2020 Campaign for Jewish Needs on Wednesday, August 28 at a special event that will be open to the public at 7:00 pm at B’nai Jeshurun Congregation (27501 Fairmount Blvd in Pepper Pike). The Campaign for Jewish Needs is the Federation’s annual fundraising campaign that raises the critical dollars needed to change and improve lives in Cleveland, Israel, and around the world.

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08/07/2019

5 Questions with...Debbie Yasinow

Tags: Federation, PR, Israel, Arts, Landau

5 Questions with...Debbie Yasinow

The director of the Cleveland Israel Arts Connection, a program of the Jewish Federation of Cleveland, talks about Israeli artist Sigalit Landau’s “Growth & Change,” which is on view through Oct. 27 at the Roe Green Gallery inside the Jewish Federation of Cleveland’s Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Building.

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07/26/2019

‘Under Construction’ Puts the Fringe in the BorderLight International Theatre + Fringe Festival

Tags: Federation, PR, Israel, Arts

‘Under Construction’ Puts the Fringe in the BorderLight International Theatre + Fringe Festival

An Israeli comedy troupe called Davai just made its U.S. premiere at Cleveland’s inaugural BorderLight International Theatre + Fringe Festival. And it did so with a remarkable, 90-minute slice of absurdist, non-verbal storytelling and masterful clownery that lives up to the “fringe” in the festival’s title.

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