April 14, 2017

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Celebrate #WithIsrael

Celebrate the State of Israel’s 69th birthday (Yom Ha’Atzmaut in Hebrew) at the annual community-wide Israel Fest. TASTE #WITHISRAEL Fresh Israeli fare made by visiting chefs from Puzzle Israel with desserts and drinks prepared by local synagogues and agencies • Israeli Beer and Wine B’Nai Israel Congregation Beth Sholom Village Congregation Beth Chaverim Congregation Beth [...]

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April 14, 2017

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Hannah Marin wins CRC’s Israel Poster Contest

Illustrating an intriguing fact concerning 2,000-year-old seeds that were discovered inside an ancient jar in Israel in 1963, Hannah Marin won CRC’s 5th Annual Israel Poster Contest. Students in grades 1-12 were eligible to compete in the contest by designing a handmade poster based on one of the 13 cool facts about Israel that were [...]

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April 14, 2017

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Girls’ Afternoon at the Movies moves and inspires

In its third and final women’s outreach event of the year, United Jewish Federation of Tidewater’s Women’s cabinet partnered with UJFT’s Holocaust Commission to host a Girls’ Afternoon at the Movies, bringing back to Tidewater the award-winning film, Defiant Requiem. Defiant Requiem tells the story of the Nazi concentration camp, Terezín. Led by imprisoned musical [...]

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Local teen elected to BBYO International board; area chapters shine at BBYO Eastern Region Spring Convention

BBYO International Convention 2017 and Eastern Region’s Spring Convention served as dynamic meeting places and real-world classrooms to provide teen leaders opportunities for shared leadership resources and new skills to help change the world. The record-breaking crowd of this year’s International convention, up 296% since 2012, offered an encouraging statistic for teen engagement in Jewish [...]

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