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Jan 3, 2023

Celebrate Israel and Community at The Main Event

Join your community for an extraordinary evening celebrating Israel’s 75th anniversary, when the Greater Miami Jewish Federation presents The Main Event on Monday, February 20, 2023 at 6:30 p.m. at the Loews Miami Beach Hotel, 1601 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach. A much-anticipated feature of the event will be a live, in-person interview of Naftali Bennett, the 13th Prime Minister of the State of Israel, by Israeli journalist Tal Heinrich. In addition, Federation will present our 2023 Friend of Israel Humanitarian Award to Daniel Lewis, visionary philanthropist and venturous changemaker, champion of equity and social justice for all, steadfast friend of Israel and the Jewish people worldwide. The evening is chaired by Lesley Goldwasser and Jonathan Plutzik and includes a light buffet dinner and dessert reception. Couvert is $118 per person and $54 for those age 30 and under. A $1,000 suggested minimum donation to the 2023 Greater Miami Jewish Federation/UJA Campaign is requested. Members of the community age 30 and younger are invited to attend with a suggested minimum donation of $500. Click here to RSVP.

The Main Event

The Main Event

Come together to celebrate your Jewish community and the State of Israel’s 75th anniversary at The Main Event of the Greater Miami Jewish Federation on Monday, February 20 at 6:30 p.m. at the Lowes Miami Beach Hotel, 1601 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach.

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Women’s Impact Initiative Grants

Women’s Impact Initiative Grants

Federation continues to inspire and empower Jewish women and girls, to improve our community and work toward social, economic, religious and political equality, this time through our Women’s Impact Initiative grants.

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Special Needs Grants


Special Needs Grants


Federation’s Israel and Overseas Committee has approved more than $93,000 in funding for three vital organizations in Israel that address the needs of people with disabilities.

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Survivors Last Chance Testimony


Survivors Last Chance Testimony


Holocaust Survivors who have yet to record video testimony of their Holocaust-era experiences are urged to participate in the Last Chance Testimony Collection Initiative, a program of the University of Southern California (USC) Shoah Foundation dedicated to permanently archiving Survivors’ personal stories to educate people around the world.

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