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#MeToo: A Message From The President & CEO

I am proud to be part of a faith that is guided by the concepts of being humble, generous and caring.The beauty of our religion is that it is not only a practice and belief, but also a way of life. It is therefore incumbent upon us to walk the walk and talk the talk.

The Miracle Of Spring: A Message From The President & CEO

As daffodils begin to bloom and the grass gets greener each day, we can begin to see and feel the excitement of new life springing up all around us. It is a time of hope and renewal.

Mindful Eating: Insights for Everyday Life

Women’s Philanthropy of Jewish Federation invites women to attend its annual L’Chaim event, which gives women the chance to enjoy a special evening of learning and fun. This year’s event includes wine, tapas, and an experiential workshop on mindful eating.

Time for Israeli Food

By Shiran Cohen, Israel Emissary

When people ask me what my favorite food is, I always answer: homemade Israeli food made by my grandma. My grandma’s food has a special taste, a taste of home. My 85-year-old grandma, Pnina (Pearl) Cohen, was born in the city of Izmir, Turkey. She made Ali…

#Gratitude

Gratitude. One of my favorite words – and sentiments – and one that has remained top of mind since I assumed the position of President and CEO of Jewish Federation.