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Jun 3, 2021

Ministering to the Elderly Explores How to Grow Through the Aging Process

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Register now for the 25th Annual Ministering to the Elderly Conference on Monday, June 7 at 9 a.m.-12:45 p.m. The aging process presents both unique challenges and meaningful opportunities. Learn how to embrace this important time at the virtual event, The Tapestry of Aging: Weaving Threads of Life, will feature Rabbi Laura Geller co-author of the book Getting Good at Getting Older and NYU Professors David M. Elcott, Ph.D. and Stuart Himmelfarb, who will explore how to help older adults develop new paths for personal fulfillment. The $36 registration includes Rabbi Geller’s book. Continuing education credits are available for mental health care professionals, guardians and nursing home administrators. The Conference is sponsored by Federation’s Mishkan Miami and its partner agencies Jewish Community Services of South Florida and Miami Jewish Health. Click here to register.

Still Supporting Surfside

Still Supporting Surfside

In the month since the collapse of Surfside’s Champlain Towers South, the Greater Miami Jewish Federation has distributed nearly $500,000 in immediate financial aid to those affected by the disaster as they try to rebuild their lives in the uncertain days ahead.

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A Meaningful Trip to Israel

A Meaningful Trip to Israel

It was an enlightening, meaningful and historic day for 22 participants of the Greater Miami Jewish Federation Israeli Division as they recently came together for the first-ever one-day mission in Israel.

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Base Miami Thrives

Base Miami Thrives

Not long after Base Miami became a Federation partner, COVID-19 spread around the world, but even a pandemic couldn’t stop the success of the program and the inspiring duo behind it: Rabbi Adam Gindea and his wife Jessie.

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Exploring Israel and Her Complexities

Exploring Israel and Her Complexities

How do we discuss Israel and engage with others about the complexities our homeland faces?

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