It's Happening In Miami
Posted by Liat Stilman on 03/13/2018 @ 07:00 PM
Do you know an extraordinary Miami teen entering 10th or 11th grade? Diller Teen Fellows, an international, immersive leadership program, is seeking applicants for its 2018-2019 cohort. Fellows will attend a variety of meaningful and educational events, including Sunday workshops, thought-provoking weekend retreats and an inspiring three-week seminar in Israel. Diller is operated in Miami by Federation’s subsidiary agency, the Center for the Advancement of Jewish Education (CAJE). For more information, click here. Applications are due by April 30.
Posted by Ezer Benaim on 03/12/2018 @ 01:28 PM
Fridays at 8:00pm (Kabalat Shabbat at 6:30) The Family Shul - 2601 NE 211 Terrace, Miami, FL 33180 Join us for a delicious catered Shabbat dinner filled with stories, song, Torah learning and comradely. Suggested Donation $26. For more info call (305) 770-1919 or go ChabadChayil.org/1708015/
Posted by Marjorie Moidel on 03/10/2018 @ 09:26 PM
This year, the State of Israel is celebrating 70 years of independence. NA'AMAT (formerly Pioneer Women) Latin-American chapters OR and Mazal Chapters will mark this occasion inviting you to an extraordinary event in Miami. ISRAEL ART EXTRAVAGANZA Dinner - Art Exhibit - Silent Auction
Honoring a distinguished "Woman of Valor" whose love for Israel has made her a devoted member of NA'AMAT "OR" Chapter JULIA GOLDBERG
PLACE: Aventura Turnberry Jewish Center DATE: Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at 6 pm (Dietary laws observed) COUVERT: $100 per person
WHAT DOES NA'AMAT USA AND NA'AMAT ISRAEL DO?
...Affordable day care for over 18,000 preschoolers in 225 day care centers all over Israel ...Staff the nation's only 24-hr hotline for Domestic Violence ...Staff 5 women rights centers and an amazing domestic violence center ...Safe empowering environment for at-risk youth through 18 technological high schools ...2 youth villages/full-board schools Kanot and Ayanot ...25 multi-purpose day care centers for 2,000 children at risk ...200 scholarships for women seeking college and higher education degrees ...30 legal aid bureaus providing women with advice on employment, marriage, divorce and domestic violence
NA'AMAT USA is a non-profit volunteer organization that partners with NA'AMAT ISRAEL to provide vital educational and social service for woen, childre and famillies in need in Israel
CO-CHAIRS: Matilde Behar Raquel Rub Anabel Peicher Reservations: 305.965.4779 and 786.493.3312 email; firstname.lastname@example.org
JBS-Jewish Broadcasting Service Highlights March 11-17 on Atlantic Broadband CH 168, DIRECTV CH 388, Hotwire CH 269, the Roku streaming player, and at www.jbstv.org
Posted by Edith Samers on 03/10/2018 @ 09:21 PM
Go to jbstv.org for the up-to-date complete schedule each day.
AIPAC 2018 NATIONAL POLICY CONFERENCE
Nikki Haley & Benjamin Netanyahu
JBS presents two highlights of the 2018 AIPAC National Policy Conference with the addresses of America's U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley and Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Sunday - 8pm & 1:30am; Monday - 2pm
AIPAC 2018 Plenary: Howard Kohr
AIPAC CEO Howard Kohr offers a strong endorsement of the Two-State Solution at the 2018 AIPAC National Policy Conference that also features Labor Party Chairman Avi Gabbay, Google exec Meir Brand, Sivan Ya'ari of Innovation Africa and IDF Lt. Col. (Ret.) Sarit Zehavi from Israel's northern border. Monday - 7pm & 1am; Tuesday - 1pm
AIPAC 2018 Plenary: Herzog & Sharansky
The former head of the Jewish Agency Natan Sharansky headlines the third plenary of the 2018 AIPAC National Policy Conference that also features opposition leader Isaac Herzog (Zionist Union) and Israeli progressive Zionist Rami Hod. Tuesday - 7pm & 1am; Wednesday - 1pm
AIPAC 2018 Plenary: Haley & Pence
U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley receives an adoring ovation as she enters to address the last plenary evening of the 2018 AIPAC National Policy Conference which also features the Vice President of the United States Mike Pence and Israel's U.S. Ambassador Ron Dermer. Wednesday - 7pm & 1:30am; Thursday - 1pm
AIPAC 2018 Closing Plenary: Benjamin Netanyahu
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu highlights the closing plenary at the 2018 AIPAC National Policy Conference that also features U.S. Israeli Ambassador David Friedman and a number of Republican and Democrat Congressional leaders. Thursday - 7pm & 1am; Friday - 1pm; Saturday - 7pm & 1:30am
In The News: AIPAC Review
The Washington Bureau Chief of the JTA, Ron Kampeas, reviews the 2018 AIPAC National Policy Conference with Mike Pence, Nikki Haley and members of Congress; discusses bi-partisanship; and comments on PM Netanyahu's attitude toward the Two-State Solution. Sunday - 11:30pm; Monday - 3:30am, 8:30am, 12:30pm
Jewish Film Festival: “David”
Eleven year-old David, the son of a religious imam in Brooklyn, is mistaken for a Jewish boy and makes Jewish friends - a secret he keeps from his father out of fear of driving a wedge in his own family. Sunday - 9pm & Midnight;Friday - 9pm & 4am
On L’Chayim This Week:
Bernard Henri-Levy: Mon 9pm and Midnight; Tue 3pm
Yossi Klein Halevy: Tue 9pm and Midnight; Wed 3pm
Yahya Mahamid: Wed 9pm and Midnight; Thur 3pm
Itamar Marcus: Thur 9pm and Midnight; Fri 3pm
Posted by Victoria Santamarina on 03/07/2018 @ 02:15 PM
CADENA USA will be hosting their 2nd Annual Social Entrepreneurship Initiative Contest, Wednesday, March 14th from 7-9pm at Beth Torah Benny Rok Campus in Miami, FL, awarding local middle school contestants with the opportunity to compete against International contestants in a contest of ideas on bettering prevention, education, and rescue initiatives on CADENA's humanitarian aid missions.
Yonina to perform at Cantor Irving Shulkes Spring Music Festival & Israel 70 Celebration on March 18
Posted by Liat Stilman on 03/06/2018 @ 12:02 PM
Yonina, is the Israeli musical duo of Yoni and Nina Tokayer, acclaimed for the weekly home videos they post via Facebook and Youtube, which have reached millions of viewers around the globe. They recently released their debut original album, "Emet Pshuta" (Simple Truth), and are performing throughout Israel and abroad. On March 18, Temple Sinai brings the duo exclusively to our area, performing for the first time in Florida.
Posted by Sara Lopez on 03/05/2018 @ 02:00 PM
JWorks Miami invites you to attend a FREE Interviewing Skills Workshop on Thursday, March 15th, 10:30am-12:30 pm
Please RSVP at JWorks Miami - RSVP is required! The workshop will begin promptly at 10:30am, please arrive a few minutes prior and dress to impress, business casual is recommended.
Just landed the interview of your dreams? Awesome. Now, we're here to help you out and make sure you score that great job, too.
Before your next interview, brush up on interviewing basics, learn how to research a company and put together a strategic prep plan, and learn smart ways to handle any question or scenario thrown your way. We'll also show you how to follow up afterward (in a non-annoying way, of course).
Some topics we will cover:
* What to Wear!
* Frequently asked interview questions
* What not to say
* Researching the company
* Good questions to ask the interviewer
* Following up – Thank You notes
* Mock interview - time permitting
These events are also a great way for JWorks Miami staff to get to know you! Please note, we are unable to refer you to available opportunities unless we have met you in person.
All events will be held at:
Greater Miami Jewish Federation
4200 Biscayne Blvd,
Miami, FL 33137
Parking lot entrance is on Federal Highway, parallel to Biscayne Blvd. Map
If you have any questions please visit our website or call us at 305-403-6554.
We look forward to seeing you!
The JWorks Miami Team
JWorks Miami is a partnership of the Greater Miami Jewish Federation and
Jewish Community Services of South Florida
305-403-6554, option 1
Posted by Gabriela Rascovsky on 03/05/2018 @ 07:41 AM
Join Rabbi Rojzman, Rabbi Farber, Cantor Gaston Bogomolni and Evelyn Goldfinger in a unique Shabbat
JBS-Jewish Broadcasting Service Highlights March 4 -10 on Atlantic Broadband CH 168, DIRECTV CH 388, Hotwire CH 269, the Roku streaming player, and at www.jbstv.org
Posted by Edith Samers on 03/03/2018 @ 11:54 PM
For the complete schedule each day, go to www.jbstv.org
Jewish Stories, Jewish Lives
Author Tova Mirvis discusses her memoir, The Book of Separation, about her divorce and her decision to leave the Orthodox community in which she was raised. With Tablet Magazine columnist, Marjorie Ingall from the Center for Jewish History in NYC. Monday - 8pm & 1am; Wednesday - 2pm; Thursday - 10pm & 4am; Saturday - 8pm
Consul General Dani Dayan at Columbia University
Israeli Consul General in New York, Dani Dayan, discusses Israel's democratic progressivism and its leading role in international humanitarian efforts and other causes around the world. From Students Supporting Israel (SSI) at Columbia University in NYC. Tuesday - 8pm & 1am Thursday - 2pm; Saturday Night - 7pm & 4am
L'Chayim: HaZamir - Vivian Lazar
The Director of the HaZamir International Jewish Teen Choir, Vivian Lazar, discusses her Jewish background and her love of Israel; and describes the way HaZamir touches Jewish hearts, builds bridges between American and Israeli teens, and strengthens Jewish identity. Wednesday - 9pm & Midnight; Thursday - 3pm; Next Sunday - Noon & 6pm
Posted by Ezer Benaim on 03/02/2018 @ 05:34 PM
Women. Joy of the Home! Amazing class on having a happier home with Miriam Lipskier. Sought after teacher of Jewish thought and spirituality who lectures around the country. Refreshments will be served. Suggested donation $18. Reserve at http://www.chabadchayil.org/3959798/ Wednesday, March 14 at 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Chabad Chayil 2601 NE 211th Ter, Miami, Florida 33180 https://www.facebook.com/events/197399004350555/