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Jan 29, 2020

Faith Leaders Travel to Tallahassee to Lobby Government Officials

gun safety

A delegation of Jewish clergy from Miami, joined by mothers who have lost children to gun violence, recently traveled to Tallahassee to lobby Senator Jeff Brandes and other government leaders for reasonable gun safety laws. Rabbi Fred Klein, Executive Vice President of the Rabbinical Association of Greater Miami, Rabbi Robyn Fisher of Beth Or Miami and Rabbi Mario Rojzman of Beth Torah Benny Rok Campus spoke passionately about the toll of gun violence on today’s society. In addition, they reminded leaders of the importance of the Holocaust Memorial Miami Beach as a community resource in teaching lessons about the Shoah, anti-Semitism and hate.

A Timely Program on the Peace Plan

A Timely Program on the Peace Plan

Join the Greater Miami Jewish Federation for a timely program, “Is a Two-State Solution Possible? A Briefing on the Newly Proposed Peace Plan and Israeli-Palestinian Relations,” on Tuesday, February 25 at 7:30 p.m. at Aventura Turnberry Jewish Center.

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Supporting a Wider Bridge

Supporting a Wider Bridge

The Greater Miami Jewish Federation has allocated a $70,000 Jewish Incubator Grant to the Miami chapter of A Wider Bridge (AWB), an organization that provides opportunities for LGBTQ people in North America to build meaningful relationships with Israel and LGBTQ people in Israel.

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Workshop for Job Seekers

Workshop for Job Seekers

JWorks Miami invites you to attend its free Organizing Your Job Search workshop on Thursday, February 20, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at Federation.

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Helping Women in Israel

Helping Women in Israel

The Greater Miami Jewish Federation Annual/UJA Campaign has allocated more than $300,000 to the Women’s Amutot Initiative, supporting 30 programs that empower women to improve Israeli society through social, economic, religious, and political equality.

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