Celebrating Reneé Chelm

Apr 13, 2016

Celebrating Reneé Chelm

At our 112th Annual Meeting, outgoing Board Chair Reneé Chelm received a standing ovation for three exemplary years of service. Among her many accomplishments, she is credited with helping create a more inclusive Jewish community where everyone can feel welcome.

Reneé Chelm Remarks at 112th Annual Meeting

Apr 13, 2016

Reneé Chelm Remarks at 112th Annual Meeting

Immediate Past Board Chair Reneé Chelm addresses 300+ community members at our 112th Annual Meeting. Hear her full remarks here.

Honoring Rev. Dr. Otis Moss, Jr.

Apr 13, 2016

Honoring Rev. Dr. Otis Moss, Jr.

At the 112th Annual Meeting, our highest civic honor, the Charles Eisenman Award, was presented to Rev. Dr. Otis Moss, Jr. He is a true living legend. His lifetime of service and achievement in issues of civil rights, voting rights, and economic inequality have put him on the forefront of positive change.

Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks in Cleveland

Apr 8, 2016

Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks in Cleveland

World renowned speaker Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks inspired us as he shared his perspective on Jewish continuity with our Jewish Cleveland community on April 7, 2016. Watch his full speech here.

A Partnership that Enriches Thousands

Apr 1, 2016

A Partnership that Enriches Thousands

For 20 years, we have been working in partnership with our sister city, Beit Shean and the Valley of Springs. Together, we have enriched the lives of thousands.

Henderson Inspires at CRC Meeting

Mar 16, 2016

Henderson Inspires at CRC Meeting

The 69th Annual Meeting of the Jewish Federation of Cleveland's Community Relations Committee (CRC) featured Wade Henderson, a visionary leader of the human and civil rights movement, as the Sidney Z. Vincent Memorial Lecturer. You can hear all of his remarks in the full video recording of his speech.

7 Principle Issues of Education

Mar 16, 2016

7 Principle Issues of Education

Eric Gordon, CEO of the Cleveland Metropolitan School District, joined us at our 69th Annual Meeting of the Community Relations Committee to discuss seven principle issues of education. Hear his remarks now:

400+ Celebrate IMPACT! Launch

Jan 8, 2016

400+ Celebrate IMPACT! Launch

A sold out house! Thank you to the 400+ community members who filled the room with energy and excitement at the launch of IMPACT!, our new volunteer initiative designed for Baby Boomers looking to use their skills, passion, and leadership to make a difference in people's lives.

Powerful Stories Close 2016 Campaign

Dec 17, 2015

Powerful Stories Close 2016 Campaign

A very special thanks our Campaign Closing speakers! Kyla Epstein Schneider, Jordan Berkowitz, Nicolle Simonovic, and Larry Mack shared their personal, powerful stories of why they give and why they volunteer.

Thank You, Dan Zelman!

Dec 17, 2015

Thank You, Dan Zelman!

Thank you Dan Zelman, 2015 & 2016 General Campaign Chair, for inspiring us to reach new heights!