Archive by category "Israel & Overseas"

Category: Israel & Overseas

Celebrating Israel in Israel
April 21, 2023
Dov Ben-Shimon Federation CEO
I’m in Israel for a series of meeting to work with our partners on the ground....
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The Strength of Our Global Humanitarian Network
February 10, 2023
“The soul of the Jewish people is that of tikkun olam, repairing the world by taking action when needed.”...
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Providing Support, Day in and Day Out
February 3, 2023
Dov Ben-Shimon Federation CEO
I saw the power and impact of what we can do as a collective. No individual alone can do what we’ve managed to do this past year....
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Israel’s Government and Policies: An Update
January 18, 2023
Dov Ben-Shimon Federation CEO
We’re closely following current events here in Israel and remain committed to bringing you information and updates on the new government....
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At Szarvas, a Respite from Ukraine’s Conflict and Cold
January 13, 2023
Mark Sisisky President, JDC
JDC is ensuring 700-800 Jews from various cities in Ukraine will share in the peace of a twelve-day respite from the frigid cold and ongoing conflict....
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Our Actions Speak for Us
January 6, 2023
Dov Ben-Shimon Federation CEO
Like many of you, I’ve spent time this week discussing the latest updates from Israel. ...
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3 Minutes That Changed 2,000 Years of Jewish History
November 29, 2022
Robert Lichtman Chief Jewish Learning Officer
75 years ago today, the UN General Assembly approved the "Partition Plan" supporting the establishment of a Jewish state...
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Israel’s Elections
November 4, 2022
The Jewish Federation of Greater MetroWest and its Jewish Community Relations Council (JCRC) respect the integrity of Israel’s elections,...
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Paving the Path to a Brighter Future
October 31, 2022
Avi Narrow-Tilonsky Donor Relations Associate, JDC
Ethiopian and Bedouin students proudly completed an engineering course supported by the Shared Society committee of our Global Connections dept....
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An Israeli Addition to the Family
October 4, 2022
Abigail Diamond 12th grader at Rae Kushner Yeshiva High School
Those six months hosting a rishona created a connection we would all cherish, turning out to be one of the most unforgettable experiences of my life....
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