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01/14/2021

YLD Names New Board Chair, Adds Nine New Members to its Board

Tags: Federation, Young Adults

YLD Names New Board Chair, Adds Nine New Members to its Board

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland’s Young Leadership Division (YLD) announced the appointment of Abbie Pappas as board chair, effective January 2021. Pappas served as YLD’s board vice chair last year and she succeeds Cameron Orlean in the board chair role. YLD connects Jewish young adults, ages 22 – 45, to each other and the community through social, volunteer, leadership, and philanthropic activities.

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01/08/2021

YLD One-Click Trips

Tags: Federation, Young Adults

YLD One-Click Trips

Do you miss traveling? Join YLD and Cleveland shlicha, Li-or Gersht, for virtual trips to our sister cities of Beit Shean, Israel and St. Petersburg, Russia!

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12/10/2020

Cameron & Dayna Orlean, Wolf Award Recipients

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

Cameron & Dayna Orlean, Wolf Award Recipients

Dayna and Cameron were recognized at our Campaign Closing Celebration for their dedication to the Campaign for Jewish Needs.

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11/10/2020

YLD Big Event: Ice Cream, Social Justice Perfect Combo

Tags: Federation, Blog, Young Adults

YLD Big Event: Ice Cream, Social Justice Perfect Combo

For Ben & Jerry’s co-founder Jerry Greenfield, making and enjoying ice cream goes hand-in-hand with improving the world, and addressing social justice and environmental issues should be integral to business itself – not an “add-on."

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10/28/2020

Ben & Jerry's Co-founder to Speak at Federation’s YLD Big Event

Tags: Federation, Blog, Young Adults

Ben & Jerry's Co-founder to Speak at Federation’s YLD Big Event

Jewish Federation of Cleveland’s YLD Big Event might appeal to both children and adults as Jerry Greenfield takes the virtual stage to talk about social responsibility.

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10/27/2020

Young Leadership Division Board Nominations

Tags: Federation, Young Adults

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland's Young Leadership Division (YLD) is seeking your input to identify and nominate outstanding young Jewish Clevelanders to serve on its Board. YLD engages and cultivates future leaders of the Cleveland Jewish Community. YLD Board Members, ages 22-45, will have the opportunity to drive YLD activity in our three core areas of engagement, leadership development and philanthropy. YLD’s Board is comprised of rising stars who serve in varying capacities professionally and in volunteer service throughout our community.

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10/19/2020

Federation’s Super Sunday raises $979,315

Tags: Federation, Blog, Young Adults, Campaign, Women, Teens, Families

Federation’s Super Sunday raises $979,315

In its first virtual Super Sunday, the Jewish Federation of Cleveland raised $979,315 from 900 gifts for its Campaign for Jewish Needs on Oct. 18.

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10/07/2020

Jewish Federation Invites Community to Volunteer at All-Virtual "Super Sunday" on 10/18

Tags: Federation, Overseas, Young Adults, Campaign

Jewish Federation Invites Community to Volunteer at All-Virtual "Super Sunday" on 10/18

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland will host its annual “Super Sunday” event – Jewish Cleveland’s single largest one-day give-a-thon of the year – on Sunday, October 18 from 9:00 am until 5:00 pm. For the first time ever, this event will be completely virtual so community members will be able to volunteer from the comfort of their own home. Funds raised will benefit the 2021 Campaign for Jewish Needs, which provides critical dollars needed to change and improve lives in Cleveland and around the world.

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09/29/2020

Organizations Work to Engage with Young Donors

Tags: Federation, Blog, Young Adults

Organizations Work to Engage with Young Donors

Planned giving is something older adults tend to participate in – whether through an estate plan or annual funds. However, many organizations find themselves in need of targeting new and younger donors.

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08/14/2020

Announcing the YLD Microgrant Program Recipients

Tags: Federation, PR, Young Adults

Announcing the YLD Microgrant Program Recipients

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland announced today its next cohort of Young Leadership Division (YLD) Microgrant Program recipients. Through its Microgrant Program, YLD looks to expand upon the thriving, vibrant Jewish Cleveland young adult community by empowering individuals or groups to create, plan, and host experiences for Jewish Clevelanders ages 22-45.

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