Current News

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Helping Lippman Students Travel to Israel

Each year The Lippman School raises funds for its international partnerships: Israel, Montana and China. This year, the school is sending 15 students to Israel this spring.

The two-week trip includes a wealth of experiential Jewish learning. They will visit sister city Kiryat Ekron, Jerusal…

Calling All Young Professionals!

Rubber City Jews is looking for dedicated members to join our leadership team, host events, and potentially contribute to other organizations, committees, and boards in the Akron Jewish community.

Do you have experience in finance, organization, marketing, communications, design, or even ar…

What's Your Plan for Charitable Giving?

It’s up to you.

That’s the “plan” in planned giving: You designate how your gift is to be used. Planned gifts enable you to leave a legacy, whether it’s providing unrestricted funds to help meet community needs now and in the future or permanent resources to aid identified program…

The Jewish Agency: A Global Impact

You may already be aware of The Jewish Agency for Israel because Akron is served by Jewish Agency shlichim (Israeli emissaries), who build bridges between the Israeli and American Jewish communities and organize Israel experiences.

When you support JCBA’s Annual Campaign, you help make th…

Forum 360 Gives Superbowl a Run for Its Money

Last year’s Super Bowl surpassed the record amount of money spent on commercials, with a record base price of $4.5 million per commercial. The cost of a 30-second commercial now exceeds $5 million dollars. That gives the sponsor 30 seconds to tell their story for five million dollars, whic…