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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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12/10/2021

Federation Accepts Global Cleveland Award for Welcoming Immigrants

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Federation Accepts Global Cleveland Award for Welcoming Immigrants

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland accepted the Global Community Builder Award at Global Cleveland’s annual meeting Dec. 9.

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12/01/2021

Shine a Light on Antisemitism

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Shine a Light on Antisemitism

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland, in partnership with numerous community organizations, recently hosted "Shine a Light on Antisemitism, " a special menorah lighting ceremony for the entire Greater Cleveland community. This event, which is part of a national initiative, featured remarks from Cleveland City Council President-Elect Blaine Griffin, Global Cleveland President Joe Cimperman, Reverend Sharon Core, General Presbyter of the Presbytery of the Western Reserve, and other community leaders.

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10/21/2021

Call for Entries: 2022 Creative Arts Contest

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Call for Entries: 2022 Creative Arts Contest

Calling all Middle and High School Students: Enter your essays and artwork for the 2022 Yom Hashoah V’Hagvurah Creative Arts Contest, Cleveland’s Commemoration of the Holocaust & Heroism.

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08/25/2021

D.C. Conference Pushes Clevelanders To Localize Antisemitism Fight

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D.C. Conference Pushes Clevelanders To Localize Antisemitism Fight

Four Clevelanders from the Jewish Federations of North America’s National Young Leadership Cabinet attended a daylong program of lectures and panel discussions targeting antisemitism and solutions to slow its rising growth July 20 in Washington, D.C.

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07/06/2021

PCs for People Computer Equipment Drive

Tags: Federation, PR, Volunteer, Advocacy

PCs for People Computer Equipment Drive

Help bridge the digital divide – the gap between those who can access the digital world and those who cannot.

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07/02/2021

I Have No Other Land

Tags: Federation, Israel, Advocacy

I Have No Other Land

BEERSHEBA, Israel -- While I moved to Israel two years ago, a big part of me will always be a Clevelander. It’s the part of me that wakes up at 2 a.m. for Browns games, the part that misses Mitchell’s hot fudge, and the part that still says “ope” when sliding past someone at the supermarket. I am just like you, but recently, my life has been nothing like yours.

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07/01/2021

Federation, Congregations Host Solidarity Shabbat Services

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Federation, Congregations Host Solidarity Shabbat Services

Congregations across Cleveland joined in on an effort ignited by the Jewish Federation of Cleveland to create solidarity-based Shabbat services June 25 to June 27 where the Jewish community took a stand against rising trends of antisemitism.

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06/29/2021

Lipstadt Tackles Antisemitism, Solutions in Webinar

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Lipstadt Tackles Antisemitism, Solutions in Webinar

Deborah E. Lipstadt, the Dorot Professor of Modern Jewish History and Holocaust Studies at Emory University in Atlanta, spoke about the rising trend in antisemitism, unpacked different forms of prejudice and ways the world can come together to overcome Jew hatred in a webinar hosted by the Jewish Federation of Cleveland with the Anti-Defamation League and AJC Cleveland June 24.

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06/25/2021

WATCH: Combating Antisemitism: A Conversation with Dr. Deborah E. Lipstadt

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WATCH: Combating Antisemitism: A Conversation with Dr. Deborah E. Lipstadt

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland brought together the Jewish and general Cleveland community for a virtual event with acclaimed author and historian Dr. Deborah E. Lipstadt.

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