Adam R. Jacobs, Wolf Award Recipient

Dec 13, 2019

Adam R. Jacobs, Wolf Award Recipient

Adam was recognized at our Campaign Closing Celebration for his dedication to the Campaign for Jewish Needs.

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

Dec 13, 2019

$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!

Watch Now: Making a Difference with Our Local Beneficiary Agencies

Sep 27, 2019

Watch Now: Making a Difference with Our Local Beneficiary Agencies

When you support the Federation's Campaign for Jewish Needs, you support 15 local beneficiary agencies that provide necessary services and support to our Cleveland Jewish community.

Malpaso Dance Company of Cuba to Perform Israeli Masterwork

Jul 16, 2019

Malpaso Dance Company of Cuba to Perform Israeli Masterwork

When Israeli choreographer Ohad Naharin, better known in the dance world as “Mr. Gaga,” ventured to Cuba the dancers of Malpaso Dance Company were somewhat apprehensive. Afterall, Naharin was known to be very demanding. But upon his arrival in Havana, the dancers found him to be very charming.

Making Connections in Cleveland and Israel

Jul 10, 2019

Making Connections in Cleveland and Israel

The Jewish Federation Cleveland recently traveled to Israel with a delegation of nearly 80 business leaders across Greater Cleveland. The mission is designed to show Cleveland leaders the beauty, history, religious and cultural significance, and complexities of Israel. By doing so, these leaders were able to create meaningful connections between one another and with Israel.

Supporting Each Other and Jewish Cleveland at the Women's Philanthropy Spring Brunch

Jun 3, 2019

Supporting Each Other and Jewish Cleveland at the Women's Philanthropy Spring Brunch

This year, more than 350 women from across our diverse community came together to support each other and Jewish Cleveland at our annual Spring event. This tremendous turnout is further evidence of our shared commitment to making room for – and listening to – one another, no matter the topic.

Growing Strong Community Leaders

Apr 30, 2019

Growing Strong Community Leaders

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland’s Young Leadership Division (YLD) is helping to prepare the next generation of Jewish Cleveland leadership through unique experiential professional and volunteer opportunities.

Erika B. Rudin-Luria Takes ‘Listening Tour’ as Federation’s New President

Apr 16, 2019

Erika B. Rudin-Luria Takes ‘Listening Tour’ as Federation’s New President

While the Jewish Federation of Cleveland continued to move forward during its leadership transition, new president Erika B. Rudin-Luria pressed pause on meetings to take advantage of the moment and learn from leadership, community members, people who built the community and those who are continuing it.

Celebrating 115 Years of Jewish Cleveland!

Apr 10, 2019

Celebrating 115 Years of Jewish Cleveland!

Our community is a special place! A packed house of more than 300 people joined together at Gross Schechter Day School for the Jewish Federation of Cleveland's 115th Annual Meeting.

Protecting Cleveland’s Houses of Worship

Mar 20, 2019

Protecting Cleveland’s Houses of Worship

Faith-based communities across the country have been facing a growing threat from xenophobia, bigotry, and hatred. The Jewish Federation of Cleveland, in partnership with the Anti-Defamation League, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), and U.S. Attorney’s Office, hosted a security training session open to all Cleveland faith-based communities, called “Protecting Your House of Worship.”