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Teen philanthropists award more than $60K in grants
For the past dozen years, Voices: The Chicago Jewish Teen Foundation has been teaching high school students the ins and outs of philanthropy.

Methodists accept recommendation to withdraw from BDS coalition
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Eulogy for Ernie Michel, Holocaust survivor and American Jewish leader
JUF President Dr. Steven B. Nasatir delivered the following eulogy at the funeral of Ernie Michel on May 11, 2016.

Congregational and early childhood educators talk innovation, recognize innovators
CFJE's "Thinking Together: Communal Conversation on Jewish Education" focused on national ideas and local challenges in the field.

Help Alberta wildfire victims
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Methodists accept recommendation to withdraw from BDS coalition
The decision comes just days after rejecting four resolutions calling for divestment from companies that profit from Israel’s control of the West Bank.

Teen philanthropists award more than $60K in grants
For the past dozen years, Voices: The Chicago Jewish Teen Foundation has been teaching high school students the ins and outs of philanthropy.

Chicago Rabbi Herman Schaalman turns 100
On April 28, Rabbi Herman E. Schaalman – the oldest living Rerform rabbi -- celebrated his 100th birthday.

Amendments protecting Israel and requiring reports on Iran terrorism included in defense bill
Two amendments regarding Israel and Iran were included in the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) passed by the House this week.

Mariano’s Fresh Market wins national award for collaboration with JVS Chicago
Mariano’s Fresh Market recently received the 2015 SourceAmerica Business Partnership Award for their collaboration with JVS Chicago.

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