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The Newsletter for Chai Care, a program of the Jewish Community Foundation of Broward County

2020 - 2021

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Each One Reach One

By Jen Appel | September 24, 2021

Broward County LIFE & LEGACY Imitative Part of North American Giving Initiative to Double the Number of Legacy Donors Through a new LIFE & LEGACY® campaign, called Each One Reach One, the Jewish Federation/Foundation of Broward County is partnering with the Harold Grinspoon Foundation (HGF) to increase the number of donors participating in our community-wide…

Life & Legacy Update

By Jen Appel | September 24, 2021

Three years ago the Jewish Foundation of Broward County embarked on a mission to enter into a 4 year partnership with the Harold Grinspoon Foundation called LIFE & LEGACY. The program’s goal is to promote after-lifetime giving to build endowments that will sustain valued organizations and vibrant Jewish communities for the next generation and beyond.…

Women’s Philanthropy – Welcome

By koneill | September 3, 2021

I hope that you all had a wonderful summer. I would like to welcome each of you to the New Year (5782). It is an exciting time for us. We continue to grow while remaining adaptable, motivated, and responsive.  Rosh Hashanah is a time of hope and new beginnings both physically and spiritually. It is…

COVID-19 Information Center for Community and Community Institutions

By samanthav | August 26, 2021

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, the Jewish Federation of Broward County is committed to keeping our community members safe by strongly encouraging individuals and organizations to follow the best and most current advice given by federal, state, and local public health agencies. Guidance for Schools, Synagogues, & Early Childhood settings We proudly support the schools,…

5782 High Holiday Guide

By Jen Appel | August 13, 2021

Want to join a Broward County High Holiday service? Click here to view more. A guide to Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur, and the days in between from Although the High Holidays — the two days of Rosh Hashanah (the Jewish New Year) and Yom Kippur (the Day of Atonement) — occupy three days only, they lie within a web…

The Cabinet Activation Against Antisemitism

By Jen Appel | July 23, 2021

In one of the first in-person conferences in the Jewish world since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Jewish Federations of North America (JFNA) convened its National Young Leadership Cabinet on July 20th to mobilize against the growing threat of antisemitism in North America. As a result, 250 National Young Leadership Cabinet members and…

Mitzvah Day Impact: Dental Volunteers for Israel (DVI)

By koneill | July 6, 2021

In April 2021, the Jewish Federation of Broward County hosted a Mitzvah Day for partner organizations including Dental Volunteers for Israel (DVI). DVI was in much need of toothbrushes, toothpaste, floss, and N95 masks, all of which were in short supply. DVI, via its Oral Health Education Program, dispenses over 7,000 toothbrushes annually, as well…

WP Newsletter – May 2021

By Orly Mayer | May 11, 2021

May 20, 2021 | Men’s Nite In Featuring Amar’e Stoudemire and Whisky Tasting with Milk & Honey May 26, 2021 | WP End of Year Celebration May 27, 2021 | Annual Meeting A note from Rosita: Darca Schools is a non-profit organization operating a network of 40 schools and learning centers located in Israel’s geographic…

Jewish Federation of Broward County Announces Appointment of Interim President and CEO

By samanthav | May 10, 2021

Jewish Federation of Broward County Board Chair Robert “Bob” Schneider has announced the appointment of Mark S. Freedman as Interim President and CEO of the federation. Freedman succeeds the current President and CEO, Michael Balaban, who will join the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia as their President and CEO. Freedman has held a variety of…

2021 – 2022 Jewish Federation Board of Directors slate

By Orly Mayer | April 28, 2021