Archive by category "Israel & Overseas"

Category: Israel & Overseas

 
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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Our Time to Be Righteous
October 3, 2022
Diane Bakst Director, Women's Philanthropy
For the past seven months, our Federation and our overseas partners have been supporting rescue and relief operations for Jews in Ukraine....
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The Important Work Continues
October 2, 2022
Dov Ben-Shimon Federation CEO
The beginning of the new year was marked, unfortunately, by tragedy and destruction in Florida....
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A Journey Years in the Making
June 8, 2022
Sheri Goldberg Chair, Peoplehood Project and Member of Board of Trustees
We brought 180 Ethiopians to Israel on the inaugural 2022 flight of Operation Tzur Israel....
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Ukraine Update 5/5
May 11, 2022
Dov Ben-Shimon Federation CEO
Here is the latest update on the situation in Ukraine from our national and international Jewish Federation partners....
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A Unique Experience Traveling to the UAE with Federation
April 14, 2022
Larry Rothenberg King David Society Member
We were thrilled to have the opportunity to travel to Abu Dhabi and Dubai openly as Jews for the first time....
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Ukraine Update 4/12
April 13, 2022
Dov Ben-Shimon Federation CEO
Each year at our Passover seder we exclaim these meaningful words. This week when we all say “Next year in Jerusalem,” I’m grateful that our community...
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Ukraine Update 3/23
March 25, 2022
Dov Ben-Shimon Federation CEO
Millions of Ukrainians, including tens of thousands of Jews, are still attempting to flee the country....
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