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Locked Doors Save Lives
August 11, 2022
Dorit Zimerman Security Grant Consultant
Remember, doors are a building’s first line of defense. Locked doors can deny a perpetrator’s access or, at the very least, delay their entry....
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Greeters and Guardians
July 25, 2022
Dorit Zimerman Security Grant Consultant
With training, greeters and ushers can learn how to naturally and seamlessly embed observing and recognizing suspicious behavior into their routines....
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Federation Condemns Decision Overturning Roe v. Wade
June 24, 2022
Federation strongly and unequivocally condemns today's Supreme Court ruling overturning Roe v. Wade...
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A Desire to Learn
June 16, 2022
Sandy Myers Grawert Associate Director, Jewish Community Relations Committee
Every Thursday morning for five weeks, I looked forward to a two hour zoom meeting on my calendar. ...
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My First Mission Did Not Disappoint!
June 15, 2022
Shari Garelick Berman Women's Philanthropy
We then learned about the Upstanders in Memphis History Mural (facing the National Civil Rights Museum) commissioned in 2016 by Facing History and Our...
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