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JFNA plans global virtual celebration for Israel’s Independence Day

The Jewish Federations of North America are hosting a Facebook Live worldwide celebration of Israel’s Independence Day on Wednesday, April 29. Read more.

Chabad shooting, one year later: Seeking light in the darkness

The San Diego Jewish community marks one year since the tragic attack at Chabad of Poway. Read more.

Yom HaShoah: A Day to Remember, A Day to Make a Difference

"This Yom HaShoah, as we mourn the murder of six million Jews, we must also remember the survivors alive today, in this country and around the world, who need our help. Holocaust survivors are our teachers and our role models. They compel us to confront bigotry and intolerance, and to embrac…

Israel Independence Day to be celebrated virtually

Yom Ha’atzmaut (Israel Independence Day) will be celebrated in South Florida virtually this year when it takes place from April 28-29 due to the new coronavirus pandemic. As annual gatherings marking Israel Independence Day are canceled, local Jewish Federations are joining a live-streamin…

Nonprofits need $60B to avoid collapsing from coronavirus

The Jewish Federations of North America are facing challenges during the coronavirus crisis. For more than 30 years, the Cincinnati Jewish Federation has delivered meals every week to homebound and vulnerable seniors in the community — about 52,000 each year. This past week alone, they gav…