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05/10/2024

Judge Dan A. Polster Receives Prestigious Gries Family Award

Tags: Federation, Awards, Leadership

Judge Dan A. Polster Receives Prestigious Gries Family Award

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland announced that Judge Dan A. Polster is the 2023 recipient of the Gries Family Award in recognition of his lasting impact in Cleveland’s Jewish and general communities. For more than 25 years, the Gries Family Award has honored individuals who have demonstrated extensive top leadership in Federation and other local Jewish organization activities, as well as significant leadership in Greater Cleveland’s general community. Polster, a senior judge of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio, was presented the award at the Jewish Federation of Cleveland Board of Trustees meeting on May 9.

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04/04/2024

JPro Announces Erika B. Rudin-Luria as Incoming Board Chair

Tags: Federation, Leadership

JPro Announces Erika B. Rudin-Luria as Incoming Board Chair

The announcement below was originally shared by JPro, the organization of, by, and for all those who work in the Jewish non-profit sector in the US and Canada.

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03/18/2024

Jewish Federation of Cleveland Presents Gabrielle Lincoff Jerusalem with Top Young Leadership Award

Tags: Federation, Awards, Leadership, Young Adults

Jewish Federation of Cleveland Presents Gabrielle Lincoff Jerusalem with Top Young Leadership Award

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland announced that Gabrielle Lincoff Jerusalem has been awarded the 2023 Bennett and Donna Yanowitz Leadership Award, which recognizes and honors an outstanding young individual who has demonstrated commitment, involvement, and leadership within Cleveland’s Jewish community. She received the award at the Federation’s Board of Trustees meeting on March 13.

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10/05/2023

Recognizing Outstanding Leaders: Volunteer Leadership Awards

Tags: Leadership

Each year, the Jewish Federation of Cleveland recognizes extraordinary volunteers for the impact they make on our community.

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07/31/2023

Accepting Nominations: Gries Family Award for Community Leadership

Tags: Leadership

The Gries awardee each year is someone who has demonstrated extensive top leadership in Federation and other local Jewish organization activities, as well as significant leadership in Greater Cleveland’s general community.

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03/15/2023

Hallie Bram Kogelschatz Receives the Yanowitz Award

Tags: Federation, Awards, Leadership, Women

Hallie Bram Kogelschatz Receives the Yanowitz Award

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland announced that Hallie Bram Kogelschatz has been awarded the 2022 Bennett and Donna Yanowitz Leadership Award, which recognizes and honors an outstanding young individual who has demonstrated commitment, involvement, and leadership within Cleveland’s Jewish community. She received the award at the Federation’s Board of Trustees meeting on March 13.

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01/18/2023

Federation Seeks Recommendations for 2023 Board of Trustees

Tags: Federation, Leadership

Federation Seeks Recommendations for 2023 Board of Trustees

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland is currently seeking recommendations for the 2023 Board of Trustees, who will lead the work of the Federation.

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10/12/2022

Apply Now for MCAL

Tags: Leadership, Federation

Apply Now for MCAL

Take your leadership to the next level with the Mandel Course for Advanced Leadership (MCAL).

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10/03/2022

Mitchell Schneider Receives Prestigious Gries Family Award

Tags: Federation, Awards, Leadership

Mitchell Schneider Receives Prestigious Gries Family Award

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland announced that Mitchell Schneider is the 2022 recipient of the Gries Family Award in recognition of his lasting impact in Cleveland’s Jewish and general communities. For more than 25 years, the Gries Family Award has honored individuals who have demonstrated extensive top leadership in Federation and other local Jewish organization activities, as well as significant leadership in Greater Cleveland’s general community. Schneider, president of First Interstate Properties, Ltd., was presented the award at the Jewish Federation of Cleveland Board of Trustees meeting on September 28.

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08/09/2022

Brandon Follows in Father’s Footsteps as Campaign for Jewish Needs Chair

Tags: Federation, Leadership, Campaign

Brandon Follows in Father’s Footsteps as Campaign for Jewish Needs Chair

Beth Wain Brandon brings a personal and family history of involvement with the Jewish Federation of Cleveland and fundraising efforts as the chair of the Campaign for Jewish Needs in 2023 and 2024.

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