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01/17/2022

Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that.

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Jewish Federation 2016 logo 279 white

This is not the message we had planned to send.

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01/13/2022

Five Questions with Kim Pesses

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Five Questions with Kim Pesses

Kim Pesses is chair of the Federation’s Population Study Committee. We had the opportunity to chat with Kim about the population study, its significance, and how it will help Jewish Cleveland moving forward.

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01/11/2022

Federation Names Mozelle T. Jackson Chief Financial Officer Effective July 1

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Federation Names Mozelle T. Jackson Chief Financial Officer Effective July 1

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland today announced that Mozelle T. Jackson has been named its new chief financial officer, effective July 1, 2022. She succeeds Barry Reis, who previously announced his intention to take on a new role within the organization.

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01/04/2022

January: Collection of Hygiene Items

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January: Collection of Hygiene Items

Start off 2022 by caring for those in need! As the community continues to deal with the ongoing effects of COVID-19, we are working with local human service agencies to identify ways to help at-risk members of our community and the vulnerable throughout Greater Cleveland. Together we can support these individuals by donating much needed items each month.

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01/03/2022

February: New and Gently Used Book Collection

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February: New and Gently Used Book Collection

Gather up gently used books your children are no longer reading or purchase new books to ensure that all kids growing up in Greater Cleveland have books of their own to read and cherish. A book in the hands of a child is a magical thing!

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01/03/2022

April: Casserole Collection

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April: Casserole Collection

Based on last year’s success, JVN is pleased to sponsor a Casserole Collection to address hunger relief in our local community. This effort is part of Good Deeds Day, a global day of good deeds which began in Israel and is now taking place around the world.

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01/03/2022

March: Baby Supplies Collection

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March: Baby Supplies Collection

The Hebrew Shelter Home provides emergency and temporary housing for Jewish women and children escaping domestic violence or facing imminent homelessness. There is always a need for baby items.

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12/28/2021

Remembering Leonard Fuchs

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Remembering Leonard Fuchs

We are saddened to share the loss of Leonard Fuchs (z"l), Jewish Federation of Cleveland emeritus trustee and founder of Federation beneficiary agency Fuchs Mizrachi School.

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12/21/2021

Watch: Shine a Light on Antisemitism

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Watch: Shine a Light on Antisemitism

This Chanukah, your Federation invited people of all faiths to come together, celebrate Chanukah, and ‘Shine a Light’ on antisemitism with a community menorah lighting. We’re grateful for all our guests and community partners for joining us.

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12/20/2021

Donations After Death Gift That Keeps on Giving

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Donations After Death Gift That Keeps on Giving

Many people have philanthropy in their heart. Throughout their lives, these people make sure to give back and support organizations that are important to them, whether it is synagogues, hospitals or food banks. But how can someone continue to give even after they die?

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