The Corridor

A blog by Dov Ben-Shimon, Federation CEO

The wrong question

I’ve spent a lot of time these past few months out in meetings – with rabbis, professional and lay leaders in our community, andvolunteers. If we haven’t met yet, let’s hope it’s because we’re in such a large community that I’m getting there.


How many event speakers have you seen who tear up their honorarium checks as they speak? Not many, I’m guessing.


It’s been almost a year since pro-Russian separatists began battling Ukrainian forces in the eastern part of the country. Over 5,000 civilians have died and 12,000 others have been wounded. Thousands of Jews have been swept up in the political and military conflict.

Super Sunday

We have a little bit of time before the next Super Sunday comes to us. But you should hold the date of November 22nd anyway.