WP Newsletter – March 2021

By Orly Mayer | March 3, 2021

March 10, 2021 | WP Board Meeting March 14, 2021 | Community Campaign Celebration March 17, 2021 | Yesod: Jewish Women’s Leadership Series Launch April 14, 2021 | Mitzvah Day How do we define Luck?  Luck is the phenomenon and belief that defines the experience of notably positive or sometimes negative events. We should look…

Chai Lighting: Gina Shull

By Orly Mayer | February 10, 2021

Oprah Winfrey once said, “To move forward, you have to give back,” and that is precisely what Gina Shull exudes on a daily basis. As an in-home health care practitioner, she witnessed the implications of seniors in isolation and its impact on their mental health. With a heart of gold, Gina made it her life…

Chai Lighting: Sam & Audrey Meline

By Orly Mayer | February 10, 2021

Sam and Audrey Meline have dedicated their lives to giving back through philanthropy. The couple, married 61 years, were born, raised and educated in Boston. After graduation, Sam served as a dentist in the US Army, stationed in Munich, Germany for 2 years. It was from there that in 1959, they made their first trip…

Chai Lighting: Joan Gross

By Orly Mayer | February 10, 2021

Chai Lighting: Susan Meyerson

By Orly Mayer | February 10, 2021

For Susan Meyerson, joining the Chai Care program with the Jewish Federation of BrowardCounty, was a vital choice. Through her friendship with Chai Care Chair, Carol Lasek, she became aware of the program and the benefits. At 82 years young, Susan opted to utilize the Chai Care program to ensure that her life would be…

WP Newsletter – Feb 2021

By Orly Mayer | February 1, 2021

Written and Edited by Anne Sopshin  Super Sunday | February 21, 2021 WP Board Meeting | March 10, 2021 Community Campaign Celebration | March 14, 2021 Mitzvah Day | April 11, 2021  What is Love? How do you define Love? Love can be a noun or a verb. Used as a noun, it is an…

Prayers for Taking the COVID-19 Vaccine

By Jen Appel | January 8, 2021

We are pleased to share three prayers – one over a thousand years old, two written recently, that can be used when receiving the vaccines to prevent COVID-19. Prayer for Acts of HealingMay it be Your will, Lord our God and God of our ancestors that this endeavor bring healing, for You are the generous…

Statement on Violence at the US Capitol from Jewish Federation of Broward County.

By Jen Appel | January 7, 2021

WP Newsletter – Jan 2021

By Orly Mayer | January 4, 2021

The Women’s Event | January 14, 2021 | 12:00 pmLion of Judah virtual conference | January 24-25, 2021 A LOOK BACK: Our Jewish Women’s Learning Series discussion for December was that of compassion. What is compassion, what can we learn from compassion and how can we become more compassionate?  We learned that the middah of…

WP Newsletter – Dec 2020

By Orly Mayer | November 30, 2020

Major Gifts & Legacy Society: GOOD MORNING JEWISH BROWARD December 6, 2020 | 10:15 am Chanukkah party at Daniel Cantor Senior Center December 11, 2020 | 10:45 am The Women’s Event | January 14, 2021 | 12:00 pm A NOTE FROM ROSITA:DID YOU KNOW… A LOOK BACK: In November we gave thanks for the many…