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Houston Needs Case Workers To Help Distressed Residents Impacted by Floods

With hundreds of Houston families displaced and recovery costs estimated in the millions, case workers are needed immediately to help process the needs of distressed residents impacted by flooding. Experienced professionals skilled in case management are asked to contact Jewish Family Servic…

Palm Beach County Federation Names Michael Hoffman as New President/CEO

The Jewish Federation of Palm Beach County has named Michael Hoffman as its new president and CEO. Hoffman has been a key leader for 14 years of The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore, where he currently serves as chief development officer. He will assume his new role in F…

Federations Express Disappointment at UN Human Rights Report on IDF

Following the release of the UN Human Rights Council Report this week, Federations expressed disappointment that the commission chose to equate the actions taken by the Israel Defense Forces to those taken by Hamas terrorists. Read the media statement.
 

Federations and Philanthropy News Update, June 24, 2015

During last week’s mission to Ukraine, Federation leaders visited displaced Jewish families and witnessed latent anti-Semitism. The Federation-funded Secure Community Network provides a strong example of the type of communal efforts that can help keep faith institutions safe. Joined by Jew…

Missions to DC bring 100s of leaders to lobby for key Federation programs

Missions to Washington, DC, which benefit local, national and global Federation programs, have brought 300 Federation leaders to lobby in the American capital so far this year.


This month, representatives from the Jewish Federation of Greater Austin met with top government officials to dis…