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The Network to Host ‘The White Feast’ Shabbat Dinner

The Network to Host ‘The White Feast’ Shabbat Dinner

The Network, Federation’s under-40 connection, will host “The White Feast” Shabbat Dinner on Friday, December 10, following Shabbat services at Temple Emanu-El in Miami Beach.

Federation to Host Pacesetter Event Thursday, December 16

Federation to Host Pacesetter Event Thursday, December 16

The Pacesetter Event Thursday, December 16 will feature Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist George Will, for donors to the 2011 Federation/UJA Campaign, and members of The Foundation’s Star of David and Heritage Societies.

Federation Gardens is Home to Two Centenarians

Federation Gardens is Home to Two Centenarians

The Harry & Jeanette Weinberg Federation Gardens in Kendall may be the best place to learn the secrets of long life. The independent living facility is the home of two healthy and strong centenarians — Ana Adler and Ignacio Llerena — who look and act as if they are decades younger.

Federation to Send Second Medical Mission to Haiti in January 2011

Federation to Send Second Medical Mission to Haiti in January 2011

Federation will send 15 healthcare professionals on a medical mission to Haiti from January 7 to January 14, 2011. There is no cost to participate in this trip in partnership with UM Miller School of Medicine’s Project Medishare for Haiti.

‘Give Thanks. Give Help. Give Hope. It’s What Being Jewish Feels Like.’

‘Give Thanks. Give Help. Give Hope. It’s What Being Jewish Feels Like.’

Federation has launched the 2011 Campaign, which funds support in Miami, in Israel and overseas. This year is no different, as one in every eight people in our Jewish community receives some financial assistance from Federation and local Partner Agencies.

Many Shabbat Programs Around Miami-Dade for Families with Young Children

Many Shabbat Programs Around Miami-Dade for Families with Young Children

Families with young children have an opportunity to enjoy a variety of Shabbat worship programs throughout Miami-Dade County.

Lion of Judah Luncheon ‘Celebrating the Happiness We Get by Giving’

Lion of Judah Luncheon ‘Celebrating the Happiness We Get by Giving’

The annual Lion of Judah luncheon will be held on Tuesday, November 30, featuring bestselling author Marci Shimoff, the face behind the biggest self-help book in history — Chicken Soup for the Soul.

2011 Ben-Gurion Society Event to be Held in January

2011 Ben-Gurion Society Event to be Held in January

The Greater Miami Jewish Federation 2011 Ben-Gurion Society Event will take place at 7:00 p.m. Thursday, January 13, 2011 in Miami Beach.

JCRC Ensures Issues Remain at the Forefront

JCRC Ensures Issues Remain at the Forefront

Jewish Community Relations Council is Federation’s public affairs and advocacy arm, standing up for social justice and raising awareness about important issues. Already this year, JCRC has hosted events on genocide, security and intergenerational topics.

Many Programs Around Miami-Dade for Young Couples and Families with Young Children

Many Programs Around Miami-Dade for Young Couples and Families with Young Children

Young couples and families with young children have an opportunity to enjoy a variety of Shabbat services and other activities throughout Miami-Dade County.

Federation Collecting Funds in Response to Hurricane in Haiti

Federation Collecting Funds in Response to Hurricane in Haiti

As part of the Jewish community’s response to the effects of Hurricane Tomas in Haiti, the Greater Miami Jewish Federation is collecting funds to provide immediate humanitarian aid to hurricane victims and their families.

‘Young Lion’ Program Pairs B’nai Mitzvah Students with Holocaust Survivors

‘Young Lion’ Program Pairs B’nai Mitzvah Students with Holocaust Survivors

The Jewish Volunteer Center and the Miami Beach Holocaust Memorial have partnered for a Young Lion of Judah program to place B'nai Mitzvah students with Holocaust survivors who never had a Bar or Bat Mitzvah.

Jewish Volunteer Center Provides Hands-On Ways to Give Back

Jewish Volunteer Center Provides Hands-On Ways to Give Back

Looking for a meaningful way to use your talents, perform a mitzvah and make new friends? Look no further than Federation’s Jewish Volunteer Center, the central clearinghouse for volunteer opportunities in Miami's Jewish community.

Federation-Funded Mentoring Program a ‘Win-Win’ for Ethiopian-Israeli Teachers and Students

Federation-Funded Mentoring Program a ‘Win-Win’ for Ethiopian-Israeli Teachers and Students

One of the ways Federation continues to assist the people of Israel is through a partnership with the Ethiopian-Israeli community in Pardes Channa-Karkur, including a mentoring program for elementary school students.

Miami Community to Celebrate Global Day of Jewish Learning Sunday, November 7

Miami Community to Celebrate Global Day of Jewish Learning Sunday, November 7

The Miami Jewish community will join more than 250 communities worldwide Sunday, November 7 for the Global Day of Jewish Learning. More than 30 special events will take place 7:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. across Miami-Dade County.

Israel Changes Young Adults' Lives, One Free Trip at a Time

Israel Changes Young Adults' Lives, One Free Trip at a Time

There’s no better way to connect to Judaism and the land of Israel than by visiting the Jewish state — except, of course, when you can do it for free. Registration for the December 2010 trips is now open — don’t delay!.

‘Party Politics’ Forum to Focus on the Facts in Advance of Election Day

‘Party Politics’ Forum to Focus on the Facts in Advance of Election Day

“Party Politics: An Elections Forum” will be held on Wednesday, October 27 with State Reps. Adam Hasner and Richard Steinberg, presented by The Network and the Jewish Community Relations Council to inform voters as they head to the polls.

Your Dollars at Work: ‘Susan’s House’ Provides Safe Haven for At-Risk Israeli Youth

Your Dollars at Work: ‘Susan’s House’ Provides Safe Haven for At-Risk Israeli Youth

Your donation to the Annual Greater Miami Jewish Federation/UJA Campaign is working to help at-risk Israeli youth at “Susan’s House” in Jerusalem.

Miami-Dade Jewish Educators Learn About Holocaust at Yad Vashem

Miami-Dade Jewish Educators Learn About Holocaust at Yad Vashem

A group of 10 Jewish educators from across Miami-Dade participated in an intensive study program at Yad Vashem’s International School for Holocaust Studies, in partnership with the Holocaust Memorial Miami Beach of the Greater Miami Jewish Federation.

Federation Is Collecting Donations to Aid Pakistani Flood Victims

Federation Is Collecting Donations to Aid Pakistani Flood Victims

The Greater Miami Jewish Federation is collecting funds to aid victims of the devastating floods in Pakistan.

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