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J-Ticket Families: We Want to Hear from You!

Are you a past or current J-Ticket family? If yes, we are grateful for your participation in the J-Ticket program and appreciate your feedback by completing this 17 question survey. Your answers will help us to continue improving the J-Ticket program, and your responses will remain anonymous…

Funds for College: Options for Jewish Students

It’s that time of year when families with children heading to college may be figuring out how to finance their education. For Jewish students, there are a spectrum of opportunities.

Locally, Akron-area teens can apply for the Barbara Pollock Scholarship. This $1,000 scholarship for local,…

Join Our Team! JCBA Seeks Graphic Designer

The Campus Graphic Designer will contribute to the vision, mission and values of the Jewish Community Board of Akron (JCBA) along with the agencies it serves – The Shaw JCC of Akron and The Lippman School – by developing creative and innovative print and digital media as a member of the …

Open D'Or Networking Event Will Be on March 7

What is Open D’Or?
Open D’Or is the answer to the question emerging leaders have been asking: “I am interested in becoming more involved in the community, but how do I do that?” For experienced leaders, it’s a way to connect with passionate members of the community who want to be m…