Don’t miss The Maccabeats, live at The Main Event, Wednesday, February 17. The a capella sensation, whose video celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr. was shared across social media earlier this week, will perform a number of their most popular songs during this special community gathering. Chaired by Diane and Alan Lieberman, the event also will include presentation of Federation’s 2016 Friend of Israel Humanitarian Award to long-time leader George Feldenkreis (pictured at left), and a keynote presentation by Ambassador Ron Prosor, Israel’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations from 2011 to 2015. Click here for details and to RSVP.

Jewish overnight camp scholarships are available for children between the ages of 8 and 17. Recognizing that Jewish overnight camp is a significant tool for Jewish engagement, Federation has allocated more than $1.3 million since 2002 to help Miami-Dade families afford to send their kids on these experiences. Click here to apply. Deadline is Sunday, January 31.

Join PJ Library for a great afternoon of singing, dancing in the aisles and celebrating Jewish life with music, puppets, play and love! It all happens Sunday, March 6 as the 92Y ShababaTM Network presents a Jewish family experience with music, puppets, play and soul. Click here to learn more. PJ Library is a gift from the Greater Miami Jewish Federation made possible by the Harold Grinspoon Foundation and the Blank Family Foundation.

Attention, employers! Are you looking for qualified candidates to staff your business? JWorks Miami is a community employment program provided through a partnership of the Greater Miami Jewish Federation and Jewish Community Services of South Florida and offered at no cost to local employers and Jewish job-seekers. Let us help you find the right person for your open position. For assistance, click here or call 786.866.8498.

While we’re enjoying cooler weather in South Florida, Federation is taking care of frail seniors in the former Soviet Union who must endure much harsher temperatures. Through our overseas partner agency, the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC), Federation is providing much-needed heating supplies, food and other necessities to those who are elderly, disabled and otherwise alone. Learn how your Federation gift is making a difference. To make a gift, click here.