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01/24/2018

Strengthening the Community in Women’s Philanthropy

Tags: Women, Federation

Strengthening the Community in Women’s Philanthropy

Growing up, I didn’t realize how much the Federation impacted my life. I was always a part of the community – from Jewish Summer Camp to hanging out at the JCC, to visiting my grandparents at Montefiore – but it wasn’t until I went to college in Charleston, South Carolina, I realized I missed the sense of community that I experienced here in Cleveland.

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01/23/2018

Message from Danielle Wild, Women's Philanthropy Chair

Tags: Women, Blog

I remember getting my first phone call from Federation asking for a gift to the annual Campaign for Jewish Needs. I was in high school and remember thinking “Why are they asking ME?” I told my parents about the call, expecting them to wonder, like me, why they would be calling a high school student. Instead, they told me “Anytime that Federation calls you, you have to give whatever you can.” The next time they called, they had my pledge.

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01/12/2018

Coaching Circles Series III Launches

Tags: Women, Federation

Coaching Circles Series III Launches

Three years ago, Women’s Philanthropy launched Coaching Circles, a leadership development program aimed to offer women a supportive and motivating environment to connect through meaningful conversations and peer coaching.

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01/12/2018

Women Raise $4.1M in 2018 Campaign for Jewish Needs

Tags: Federation, Women, Campaign

Women Raise $4.1M in 2018 Campaign for Jewish Needs

“The Women’s Philanthropy Campaign raises more money than many other cities do in their entire campaigns,” said Federation Board Chair Gary L. Gross. Women in our community brought in $4,123,727. Thank you for your dollars, your time, and your involvement!

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01/12/2018

Meet the 2018 Women's Philanthropy Leadership Team

Tags: Federation, Women

Meet the 2018 Women's Philanthropy Leadership Team

Welcome to all the Jewish Cleveland women who will be leading our strong, vibrant community in the coming year and thank you to all of our outgoing chairs for their dedication.

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01/11/2018

Young Families: Meet the Bell Family

Tags: Federation, Education, Family, Women, Young Adults

Young Families: Meet the Bell Family

What's Jacki Bell's one piece of advice for young families? Be patient! "Kids are really smart, so often times I can talk through an issue with my 3 year old. Plus, it's all a phase and they don't last long." Meet Jackie and her family now:

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12/14/2017

Record-Breaking $32.7 Million Raised in 2018 Campaign!

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

Record-Breaking $32.7 Million Raised in 2018 Campaign!

We did it! Together, over 9,700 community members raised more than $32.7 million to help care for our local and global Jewish community. What we do matters and every dollar makes a difference!

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12/08/2017

West Side Mother Teaches About Chanukah with PJ Library Books

Tags: Federation, PR, Women, Family

West Side Mother Teaches About Chanukah with PJ Library Books

Last year around Chanukah, Rebecca Kopp Levine noticed that despite interest in Jewish traditions amongst teachers at her son’s day care in Westlake, there were no other Jewish families and very little knowledge of such traditions within the school.

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11/15/2017

Young Families: Meet Leah!

Tags: Federation, Education, Family, Women, Young Leadership

Young Families: Meet Leah!

Leah Kasmenn is the new Manager of Young Family Engagement at the Jewish Federation of Cleveland. She grew up in Jewish Cleveland and is excited to be part of the community. Leah has two quirky cats, Bert & Auggie and is getting married in 2018. She’s a big fan of all that Cleveland has to offer!

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11/09/2017

Apply for Coaching Circles: Series IV

Tags: Women, Federation

Apply for Coaching Circles: Series IV

You're invited to join Coaching Circles: Series IV. Connect in a meaningful way with women leaders from our community and enhance your own leadership talents

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