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08/25/2021

D.C. Conference Pushes Clevelanders To Localize Antisemitism Fight

Tags: Federation, Advocacy, Leadership

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

Tags: Federation, Advocacy

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

Tags: Federation, Advocacy

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

Tags: Federation, Live, Advocacy

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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06/08/2021

Thank You to Ohio Reps Standing Up to Antisemitism

Tags: Federation, Advocacy

Thank You to Ohio Reps Standing Up to Antisemitism

Thank you to Representatives David Joyce, Marcy Kaptur, Anthony Gonzalez and Tim Ryan – who each signed on to an important letter from members of the House of Representatives to the Biden Administration calling for more robust measures to combat antisemitism. The letter, which you can read here, calls on President Biden to develop an inter-agency strategy to combat antisemitism and to nominate an Ambassador at Large to lead the Office of the Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism at the State Department.

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06/02/2021

WATCH: Rally for Israel

Tags: Federation, Advocacy, Israel, Overseas

WATCH: Rally for Israel

Last month, Jewish Cleveland came together to show our support at a Rally for Israel. More than 500 community members walked from the Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage to the Jewish Federation of Cleveland together in solidarity with Israel, and sent a message of peace and healing across the world.

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06/01/2021

Accepting Israel’s Right to Exist as a Jewish State is the Path to True Peace

Tags: Federation, Israel, Advocacy

Accepting Israel’s Right to Exist as a Jewish State is the Path to True Peace

CLEVELAND – The innocent Palestinian and Israeli lives that have been tragically lost this month are, very sadly, only the latest casualties of an ongoing conflict between Israel and an array of forces seeking Israel’s elimination. These forces include well-known terrorist organizations – like Hamas, Hezbollah (the much larger terrorist organization operating on Israel’s northern borders), and Palestinian Islamic Jihad – as well as the government of Iran.

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05/24/2021

WATCH: Introducing the Joyce Garver Keller Institute for Jewish Advocacy

Tags: Federation, Advocacy

WATCH: Introducing the Joyce Garver Keller Institute for Jewish Advocacy

The inaugural Joyce Garver Keller Institute for Jewish Advocacy has launched!

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