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Trying to Understand October 7
June 20, 2024
Jacklyn Fennessey Guest Blogger
I was shaken to my core and the tears streamed as I imagined the terror and shock to know your child was not making it home....
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A Delegation from Israel We Will Never Forget
June 13, 2024
Martín Yafé Global Connections Director
The Israeli delegates felt a real connection while they were here; the very same connection we felt towards them....
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Bridging the Distance Through Peoplehood
June 6, 2024
Sydra Miller Peoplehood 6 Participant
We participants came to this program with excitement, eager minds and open hearts — and the payoff is unparalleled....
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Pride = the Essence of Dignity
June 6, 2024
Benjamin Mann Chief Planning Officer
Pride Month in the Jewish community is about upholding the kavod, the dignity, of LGBTQ+ identifying Jews....
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Our Strategy Since October 7
June 5, 2024
Dov Ben-Shimon Federation CEO
The point of Jewish federations is to help more Jews do more Jewish stuff with other Jews in Jewish spaces, Jewishly....
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