» News & Events » Blog » Blog Tags

03/06/2020

Message from Michelle Hirsch, Women IN Philanthropy Chair

Tags: Women

Welcome to the Jewish Federation of Cleveland’s Women IN Philanthropy – where Jewish women who are INvolved, INspired, and INclusive connect and make a difference.

Read More

02/20/2020

Far From Russia, A Place To Be Comfortably Russian

Tags: Federation, Blogs, Russia, Russian, Women, Volunteer, Publications, Advocacy, Education, Overseas

Far From Russia, A Place To Be Comfortably Russian

Irina Parkman emigrated Russia and came to Cleveland in order to escape persecution. She is able to still be connected to her Russian heritage through a partnership with the Cleveland Public Library.

Read More

02/11/2020

Rachel Lappen Named Chief Development Officer of the Jewish Federation of Cleveland

Tags: Campaign, Charitable Giving, Leadership, Women, PR, press release, Federation

Rachel Lappen Named Chief Development Officer of the Jewish Federation of Cleveland

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland today named Rachel Lappen as its new chief development officer, effective March 1, 2020.

Read More

01/23/2020

3 Ways to Travel to Israel Right Now

Tags: I-connect, Beit Shean, Israel, Overseas, Young Adults, Teens, Women

3 Ways to Travel to Israel Right Now

If you are a young Jewish Clevelander interested in Israel travel experiences, we have 3 great ways to get you to Israel this summer. Applications are being accepted now. Join us!

Read More

12/30/2019

What's Happening in January

Tags: Federation, PJ Library, Women, Philanthropy, CIAC

What's Happening in January

Join our community for upcoming Federation events this month. Take a look. There's something for everyone!

Read More

12/19/2019

My Federation Story: Giving Back to a Community That Does So Much for Us

Tags: Women, Federation

My Federation Story: Giving Back to a Community That Does So Much for Us

Growing up in Cincinnati, my Jewish heritage always played a large role in my life. My parents kept a kosher home, my mother was involved in organizations like Hadassah and ORT, and I was proud to be part of a Jewish community.

Read More

12/18/2019

Message from Danielle Wild, Women's Philanthropy Chair

Tags: Women, Blog

By now I hope you have heard about the tremendous success of our 2020 Campaign for Jewish Needs! Our amazingly generous community raised $33.1 million by more than 13,000 donors representing 9,869 gifts, and Women’s Philanthropy raised $4.4 million from 3,550 donors. This record-setting number will allow us to do so much good for those in need in Cleveland, Israel and around the world.

Read More

12/13/2019

$33,102,355 Raised in the 2020 Campaign for Jewish Needs

Tags: Federation, Video, Women, Campaign, Young Adults

$33,102,355 Raised in the 2020 Campaign for Jewish Needs

More than $33.1 million has been raised by more than 13,000 donors representing 9,869 gifts to help care for one another, prepare for the future, share our perspectives, and repair our world. This is what "The Impact of Together" is all about!

Read More

11/27/2019

Five Questions with Dr. Sima Goel

Tags: Federation, Women

Five Questions with Dr. Sima Goel

By age 17, Sima Goel had seen enough to know that increasing anti-Semitism had irreversibly changed her home country of Iran. Leaving behind her family, friends, and her life as she knew it, she undertook a harrowing journey to freedom that she documented in her book, Fleeing the Hijab: A Jewish Woman’s Escape From Iran.

Read More

10/31/2019

Adrienne Goldberg Receives Ruby Bass Award

Tags: Federation, Women, Campaign, PR, Video

Adrienne Goldberg Receives Ruby Bass Award

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland announced that Adrienne Goldberg of Pepper Pike was awarded the 2019 Ruby Bass Challenge Award, the organization’s most prestigious award for women philanthropists. Goldberg was honored with the award at the Federation’s Women’s Philanthropy Signature Event on October 30.

Read More