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10/20/2017

Meet Alex: Planting the Seed of Judaism

Tags: Israel, Overseas, Young Adults

Meet Alex: Planting the Seed of Judaism

The path of discovering Judaism for Alex Sweeney of Mentor began as a child. “I really didn’t have a Jewish identity; we celebrated some holidays, but it wasn’t anything consistent. My grandfather always talked about being Jewish. I remember learning about the Holocaust, but not thinking that really happened to my people.”

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10/03/2017

My 24 Hours in Houston

Tags: Federation, PR, Young Adults, Advocacy

My 24 Hours in Houston

I honestly had no idea what to expect. Would the roads still be flooded? Is it dangerous? The news made Houston look like a war zone. What was I about to get myself into?

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08/23/2017

Hirsch Named Chair of JFNA National Young Leadership Cabinet

Tags: Federation, PR, Young Adults

Hirsch Named Chair of JFNA National Young Leadership Cabinet

Michelle Hirsch, senior vice president of Brunswick Cos., officially was named chair of the Jewish Federation of North America’s National Young Leadership Cabinet at its annual retreat Aug. 9 to Aug. 12 in Scottsdale, Ariz.

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08/17/2017

Clevelanders Attend JFNA Cabinet Retreat

Tags: Young Adults, Federation, Partners

Clevelanders Attend JFNA Cabinet Retreat

Cabinet is a group unlike any other. It is a collection of some of the brightest, most generous, and most exciting young Jewish leaders in North America.

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08/10/2017

My #JewishCleveland: Oren Kodish

Tags: Federation, Blog, Volunteer, Young Adults

My #JewishCleveland: Oren Kodish

I’m a 23-year-old Clevelander; I grew up in Shaker Heights. My mom is from Israel, my dad is from Akron. Judaism has always been important to us, and I love being a part of Jewish Cleveland.

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08/08/2017

YLD Microgrant Program Recipients

Tags: Federation, PR, Young Adults

YLD Microgrant Program Recipients

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland’s Young Leadership Division (YLD) has launched a new Microgrant Program. With the YLD Microgrant Program, YLD hopes to create a thriving, vibrant Jewish Cleveland young adult community by empowering individuals or groups to create, plan, and host experiences for Jewish Clevelanders (ages 22-45).

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08/07/2017

Meet Kendra: Internship Spotlight

Tags: Israel, Overseas, I-Connect, Young Adults

Meet Kendra: Internship Spotlight

My name is Kendra Kaplan and this summer I've been working at CityKids as part of my Onward Israel internship.

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08/07/2017

Emily: Onward Participant Spotlight

Tags: Israel, Overseas, I-Connect, Young Adults

Emily: Onward Participant Spotlight

My name is Emily Friedman and I am interning at the startup Daystage.

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08/04/2017

Meet Sam: Internship Spotlight

Tags: Israel, Overseas, I-Connect, Young Adults

Meet Sam: Internship Spotlight

Hi! my name is Sam Terkel and this summer I am working for Waves Audio.

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08/04/2017

Abby: Onward Participant Spotlight

Tags: Israel, Overseas, I-Connect, Young Adults

Abby: Onward Participant Spotlight

Abby Nikiforovs shares her experience as an Onward Israel participant.

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