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Join Us for the 24th Annual Ministering to the Elderly Conference

Join Us for the 24th Annual Ministering to the Elderly Conference

Is there such a thing as a good death and how can we help those in our care achieve this goal? Join the 24th Annual Ministering to the Elderly Conference, sponsored by Federation’s Mishkan Miami, and its partner agencies, Jewish Community Services of South Florida (JCS) and Miami Jewish Health, to ponder the answers to these questions and more.
Don’t Miss the 81st Annual Meeting

Don’t Miss the 81st Annual Meeting

Mazal tov to five leaders whose commitment to Jewish life and community will be recognized at the Greater Miami Jewish Federation 81st Annual Meeting on Friday, May 31 at the Hilton Miami Downtown at 11:30 a.m.
Women’s Philanthropy Celebrates New Leadership

Women’s Philanthropy Celebrates New Leadership

Women’s Philanthropy held their Annual Meeting and Installation Brunch this past week at the Miami Beach Jewish Community Center.
Women’s Philanthropy Visits Kosher Food Bank

Women’s Philanthropy Visits Kosher Food Bank

Members of the Women’s Philanthropy Central Board visited Jewish Community Services (JCS) Kosher Food Bank, a Federation partner agency, to see firsthand how their donations to the Annual Federation/UJA Campaign make an impact.
Yerucham Artist-in-Residence Shares Zuak With Miami Community

Yerucham Artist-in-Residence Shares Zuak With Miami Community

Yerucham artist-in-residence, Hadasa Yitshak, recently spent a week in Miami sharing her original art form of Zuak with Miami’s Jewish community.
Join Us for the 81st Annual Meeting

Join Us for the 81st Annual Meeting

Join the Greater Miami Jewish Federation 81st Annual Meeting on Friday, May 31 at the Hilton Miami Downtown at 11:30 a.m. Chaired by Alison and Dr. Rick Mars, the buffet luncheon and program will install the 2019-2020 Board of Directors, Trustees, Leadership Council and Council of Jewish Organizations.
Alexander Muss High School in Israel Accepting Applications Now

Alexander Muss High School in Israel Accepting Applications Now

Alexander Muss High School in Israel (AMHSI-JNF) is now accepting applications for all 2020 sessions. A partner agency of Federation, AMHSI-JNF is an accredited international study abroad, college-prep program where the land of Israel becomes a living classroom.
Local Jewish Day Schools and Yerucham Robotics Team Join Forces

Local Jewish Day Schools and Yerucham Robotics Team Join Forces

This week, students from eight Jewish day schools in Miami-Dade and one in Broward County enjoyed hands-on learning and mentorship at the Third Annual Jewish Day School Robotics Festival.
Federation Provides Assistance in Israel During Rocket Attacks

Federation Provides Assistance in Israel During Rocket Attacks

In the wake of last weekend’s rocket attacks from Gaza, Greater Miami Jewish Federation’s on-the-ground partners quickly took action to help Israelis recover from trauma and loss.
The Eighth Annual Zachor Society Reception Raises Funds to Support the Holocaust Memorial Miami Beach

The Eighth Annual Zachor Society Reception Raises Funds to Support the Holocaust Memorial Miami Beach

More than 180 of Miami’s dedicated and generous philanthropists gathered for the 8th Annual Zachor Society Reception in support of the Holocaust Memorial Miami Beach.
Federation's 81st Annual Meeting to Honor and Elect Community Leaders

Federation's 81st Annual Meeting to Honor and Elect Community Leaders

Join the Greater Miami Jewish Federation 81st Annual Meeting on Friday, May 31 at the Hilton Miami Downtown at 11:30 a.m. Chaired by Alison and Dr. Rick Mars, the buffet luncheon and program will install the 2019-2020 Board of Directors, Trustees, Leadership Council and Council of Jewish Organizations.
Happy Passover

Happy Passover

As you celebrate Passover, the Festival of Freedom, may you be reminded of the blessings in life and the strength of the Jewish community.
A Statement From the Greater Miami Jewish Federation on the Synagogue Shooting at Congregation Chabad in Poway, CA

A Statement From the Greater Miami Jewish Federation on the Synagogue Shooting at Congregation Chabad in Poway, CA

The Greater Miami Jewish Federation, along with its Jewish Community Relations Council and Rabbinical Association of Greater Miami, joins Jewish communities and all people of good will in expressing our shock and grief at this morning’s horrific shooting at Congregation Chabad in Poway, CA.
New Arrivals Have a Place in Israel

New Arrivals Have a Place in Israel

New immigrants to Israel are making a difference in the country’s high-tech industry through Tech & The City, an initiative spearheaded by Federation overseas partner The Jewish Agency for Israel.
Join Us for Holocaust Remembrance Day

Join Us for Holocaust Remembrance Day

Come together as one community to memorialize the Holocaust, honor the millions murdered and stand together with survivors.
Israel Study Trip Shows Federation at Work

Israel Study Trip Shows Federation at Work

More than a dozen women from Miami’s Jewish community recently spent a week in Israel to see firsthand the work of Federation’s Women’s Amutot Initiative (WAI).
Shabbat Dinner Club Offers Connection for Seniors

Shabbat Dinner Club Offers Connection for Seniors

Congregation Dor Chadash’s Shabbat Dinner Club is engaging South Dade’s Jewish seniors. The program, which is supported through Federation’s Jewish Incubator Grants, hosts more than 70 seniors each month for enriching connection.
Sobriety Success in the Jewish Community

Sobriety Success in the Jewish Community

Recovering addicts and their families are finding comfort within Miami’s Jewish community. Recovery Through a Jewish Lens, a program supported by a Federation Jewish Incubator Grant and organized by Temple Beth Am, is working to end the stigma around addiction.
Join Us for Holocaust Remembrance Day

Join Us for Holocaust Remembrance Day

Come together as one community to memorialize the Holocaust, honor the millions murdered and stand together with survivors.
Israeli Robotics Teams Reaches New Heights

Israeli Robotics Teams Reaches New Heights

Mazel tov to the Y-Team, Yerucham's robotics team for winning the 2019 Chairman’s Award for Israel and being selected to represent Israel in the World Championships in Detroit.
Annual Meeting

Annual Meeting

Five Jewish community leaders will be recognized at the 81st Annual Meeting of the Greater Miami Jewish Federation on Friday, May 31 at the Hilton Miami Downtown at 11:30 a.m.

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Welcoming New Women

Welcoming New Women

Women’s Philanthropy of the Greater Miami Jewish Federation held its Annual Meeting and Installation Brunch this past Tuesday, a meaningful and inspiring event.

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A Good Death?

A Good Death?

Join the 24th Annual Ministering to the Elderly Conference, sponsored by Federation’s Mishkan Miami, Jewish Community Services of South Florida (JCS) and Miami Jewish Health, to discover if there is such a thing as a good death and how can we help those in our care achieve this goal?

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ZUAK: Israeli Art

ZUAK: Israeli Art

Yerucham artist-in-residence, Hadasa Yitshak, recently spent a week in Miami sharing her original art form of Zuak with Miami’s Jewish community at the three Federation-supported Jewish community centers in Miami.

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