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12/13/2019

Adam R. Jacobs, Wolf Award Recipient

Tags: Young Adults, Federation, Video, Campaign, Featured, Awards

Adam R. Jacobs, Wolf Award Recipient

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

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12/13/2019

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

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

$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!

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12/12/2019

Bradley Sherman Named New Campaign Chair for 2021/2022 Campaigns

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Bradley Sherman Named New Campaign Chair for 2021/2022 Campaigns

Bradley Sherman will serve as chair for the Jewish Federation of Cleveland's 2021 and 2022 Campaign for Jewish Needs. In this volunteer role, he will be responsible for providing leadership, vision, and strategy for the Federation’s annual fundraising effort.

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12/12/2019

Ideas for Year-End Giving

Tags: Legacy, Philanthropy, Federation

Your gift to the Jewish Federation of Cleveland provides meaningful support to those in need.

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12/12/2019

Federation Campaign Record – More Than $33 Million Raised

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Federation Campaign Record – More Than $33 Million Raised

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland raised a record $33,102,355 in the 2020 Campaign for Jewish Needs, it was announced Dec. 11 at the Campaign Closing Celebration at Fuchs Mizrachi School in Beachwood. The campaign serves Jewish Cleveland and the global community.

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11/27/2019

Five Questions with Dr. Sima Goel

Tags: Federation, Women

Five Questions with Dr. Sima Goel

By age 17, Sima Goel had seen enough to know that increasing anti-Semitism had irreversibly changed her home country of Iran. Leaving behind her family, friends, and her life as she knew it, she undertook a harrowing journey to freedom that she documented in her book, Fleeing the Hijab: A Jewish Woman’s Escape From Iran.

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11/26/2019

Federation’s Campaign Reaches $26 Million with Weeks to Go

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Federation’s Campaign Reaches $26 Million with Weeks to Go

Counting down the days to the Dec. 11 closing of the 2020 Campaign for Jewish Needs, Jeffrey J. Wild said with 17 days left to raise funds, the campaign had garnered $26 million from 6,000 donors. The campaign closing event will be Dec. 11 at Fuchs Mizrachi School in Berachwood.

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11/25/2019

Remembering Barbara A. Mandel

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Remembering Barbara A. Mandel

We are saddened to share the loss of Barbara Mandel z"l, a life-long volunteer, highly respected philanthropist, social justice advocate, wife of 70 years to Morton L. Mandel z”l, and Federation Life Trustee.

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11/25/2019

Thanksgiving Message from Erika B. Rudin-Luria

Tags: Federation, Holidays, Blogs

Jewish Federation of Clevleand

As we mark Thanksgiving and enter the December holiday season, I want to take a few minutes to say thank you.

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11/25/2019

Katerina Rouzina Named 2019-2020 Roslyn Z. Wolf-JDC International Fellow

Tags: Young Adults, Israel, Overseas, Federation

Katerina Rouzina Named 2019-2020 Roslyn Z. Wolf-JDC International Fellow

Katerina “Katya” Rouzina has been named the 2019-2020 Roslyn Z. Wolf Cleveland-JDC International Fellow. In this capacity, Katya will spend one year in Kharkov, Ukraine, working with the local Jewish community to plan and facilitate youth camps, Shabbat programming, leadership training platforms and community-wide programs. Established in 2003 by the Jewish Federation of Cleveland, JDC (the global Jewish humanitarian organization), and the JDC Entwine Global Jewish Service Corps, the Roslyn Z. Wolf Cleveland-JDC International Fellowship is part of a cohort of nine young JDC Entwine Global Jewish Service Corps Fellows deployed around the world to address global issues through JDC and its partners.

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