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Holocaust Seminar: Helpers & Bystanders
The Jewish Community Board of Akron and The Lippman School present the 19th Annual Holocaust Seminar on Monday, Oct. 13, 2014 from 4-8 pm at the Shaw JCC. This year's theme is "Helpers and Bystanders: Rescue and Indifference." The keynote speaker will be Dr. Susan Bachrach, curator of special exhibits at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C. All community members are invited to participate, though advance registration is required.Register here
In one way or another, you have no doubt enjoyed the warmth, closeness, traditions and support of a vibrant Jewish community throughout your life. Once you are gone, who will keep those traditions alive and thriving for future generations?
Consider including our local Jewish agencies and/or congregations in your will so you can continue to make a difference for generations to come. To learn more about making a legacy gift, contact Greta Foster at email@example.com or 330-835-0004.
The Jewish Community Board of Akron preserves, enhances and perpetuates the Jewish way of life through:
• Providing cultural, educational, religious and human services needed for the greater Akron Jewish community
• Raising and distributing funds to help provide for the needs of Jewish people in the greater Akron area, Israel and the world;
• Developing Jewish leadership;
• Foster cooperation within the greater Akron community by advancing religious, racial and ethnic harmony in the greater Akron area
To better assist donors and assure accuracy, ALEF has changed its procedure for Donor Advised Fund Requests. CLICK HERE to find all the information you will need.
The Jewish Federations of North America represents 157 Jewish Federations and over 300 Network communities, which raise and distribute more than $3 billion annually for social welfare, social services and educational needs. The Federation movement, collectively among the top 10 charities on the continent, protects and enhances the well-being of Jews worldwide through the values of tikkun olam (repairing the world), tzedakah (charity and social justice) and Torah (Jewish learning).
For over 80 years, the Jewish Agency has served as the link between the Jewish people and Israel, working to ensure the future of a connected, committed, global Jewish People with a strong Israel at its center. JAFI helped create and build the State and brought over 3 million Jews to Israel.
JAFI's Mission: To Inspire Jews throughout the world to Connect with their people, heritage and Land, and Empower them to build a thriving Jewish future and a strong Israel.Read more
|Be'Tay Avon Cafe|
Thursday, August 21, 2014 | 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM
|Goodbye to Shirel and Eran|
Thursday, August 21, 2014 | 5:30 PM to 6:00 PM
|RCJ Dessert and Discussion|
Monday, August 25, 2014 | 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
|JCBA Executive Committee|
Tuesday, August 26, 2014 | 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
|A Kushner Benson BatMitz TI|
Saturday, August 30, 2014 | 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
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