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12/14/2023

Recognizing Jonathon Nisenboum, Wolf Award Recipient

Tags: Young Adults, Federation, Video, Campaign, Featured, Awards

Recognizing Jonathon Nisenboum, Wolf Award Recipient

Jonathon Nisenboum was recognized at our Campaign Closing Celebration for her dedication to the Campaign for Jewish Needs.

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12/14/2023

Thank You Beth Wain Brandon, 2023 and 2024 General Campaign Chair

Tags: Federation, Video, Campaign, Featured, Awards, Women

Thank You Beth Wain Brandon, 2023 and 2024 General Campaign Chair

The success of our annual Campaign for Jewish Needs is due in large part to the strength of those at the helm. We are grateful to Beth Wain Brandon for her leadership as chair of the 2023 and 2024 Campaigns.

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11/30/2023

Judy Immerman Payne Receives Prestigious Irene Zehman Volunteer Award

Tags: Federation, Women, Philanthropy, Awards, Video

Judy Immerman Payne Receives Prestigious Irene Zehman Volunteer Award

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland announced today that Judy Immerman Payne is the 2023 recipient of the Irene Zehman Volunteer Award. Each year, the Federation recognizes a Jewish woman or group of women who demonstrate the highest ideals and practices of volunteer service on behalf of the Jewish and/or general community. Payne, founding executive director of Goods Bank NEO, was honored at the Federation’s Women IN Philanthropy MaIN Event on November 29.

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11/21/2023

Cleveland Marches for Israel in Washington, D.C.

Tags: Federation, Israel, Advocacy, Video

Cleveland Marches for Israel in Washington, D.C.

More than 1,700 members of Jewish Cleveland traveled to Washington D. C. to show their support for Israel, demand for the release of the hostages, and to make a very loud and clear statement that Jew hatred has no home in this country.

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11/09/2023

WATCH: Jewish Cleveland Makes Every Second Count Through Security Training

Tags: Federation, Israel, Security, Video, Campaign24

WATCH: Jewish Cleveland Makes Every Second Count Through Security Training

The First 7 Minutes is a seminar offered by Israel's most experienced paramedics and instructors to provide communities with the tools they need to stay safe and save lives in the chaotic period between an armed attack and the seven minutes it typically takes for EMTs and other first responders to arrive to the scene.

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11/07/2023

WATCH: Jewish Cleveland Holds Vigil For Israeli Hostages

Tags: Federation, Israel, Overseas, Video, Advocacy

WATCH: Jewish Cleveland Holds Vigil For Israeli Hostages

Our community came together for a vigil for the over 200 innocent civilians who were taken hostage during the terrorist attack Hamas waged on Israel on October 7, 2023.

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10/23/2023

Former Cleveland ShinShin Send Messages from Israel

Tags: Federation, Video, Israel

Former Cleveland ShinShin Send Messages from Israel

Former Cleveland ShinShin (Israeli emissaries) share their thoughts and send thank you messages to our community with the ongoing war in Israel.

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10/19/2023

WATCH: Cleveland Stands With Israel

Tags: Federation, Israel, Video

WATCH: Cleveland Stands With Israel

More than 2000 people in Cleveland came together for a special gathering in support of Israel. This moment of solidarity featured local clergy, community leaders, and others as we come together to demonstrate our unshakeable stand with Israel at this time of crisis.

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10/06/2023

Jewish Cleveland Stands Up to Jewish Hate in America

Tags: Federation, Video, Campaign24, Advocacy

Jewish Cleveland Stands Up to Jewish Hate in America

Combating the hatred confronting the Jewish people has long been a top priority of the Jewish Federation of Cleveland. Whether it be helping to enhance local security to ensure Jewish Cleveland remains open and welcoming, providing educational programs that empower community members to stand up to anti-Jewish / anti-Israel rhetoric, or forging strong, supportive relationships across Greater Cleveland, Federation has been a driving force in the ongoing fight against antisemitism.

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10/05/2023

Creating the Perfect Match: 100+ Years of Jewish Cleveland’s Big Brothers/Big Sisters

Tags: Federation, Video, Campaign24

Creating the Perfect Match: 100+ Years of Jewish Cleveland’s Big Brothers/Big Sisters

Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters Association (JBBBSA) is a program through Federation beneficiary agency, Bellefaire JCB. JBBBSA was started a little over 100 years ago here in Cleveland that pairs a mentor and mentee - one older and one younger - who can benefit from an extra special person in their lives.

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