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Gourmet Farm to Table Feast for 8

Dianne and Debra will provide a 4 course farm to table experience with accompanying wines.  We will work with you to select the freshest ingredients which can be found locally, and then decide on the proteins which will be used.  The dinner is for 8 people at the home of Dianne and Herb Ne…

Enter the Raffle for a Chance to Win!

This beautiful necklace is a 14k white gold double halo pendant. It consists of .29 carat total weight fine cut diamonds, G color Vs2 clarity, and a 5.8mm lab created ruby in the center.

You could win this pendant by purchasing one ticket for $20 or three tickets for $50.

Thank you to …

Cooking club brings recipes of Holocaust to life

By Leora Cohen

When I originally bought the cookbooks In Memory’s Kitchen: A Legacy from the Women of Terezin and Recipes Remembered: A Celebration of Survival, I had no idea where they would take me. I decided that I wanted to make some of the recipes found in the book, but I struggle…

From the Campaign Chair

By Michael Segal
Annual Campaign Chair


To those in our greater Akron Jewish and greater communities: I want to thank you for your past and continued support to the Jewish Community Board of Akron’s Annual Campaign.  As you know this campaign helps to fund our local Jewish agencies–plu…

Welcome to Akron!

The Jewish Community Board of Akron exists to sustain and enhance Jewish life. With the funds it raises from the Annual Campaign, it helps support Akron’s agencies, programming and services. This is one example of the impact of these organizations—and therefore, the impact of your campai…