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Tree Pittsburgh

VOOM: Tree Pittsburgh

Tuesday, June 18 @ 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
40th and Butler Street
Lawrenceville,PAUnited States

Join us picking up trash, pulling weeds and mulching on Butler Street in Lawrenceville. We will also gather for drinks afterwards!

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Trauma Resiliency Group: An Integrative Approach to Healing

Wednesday, June 19 @ 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
5738 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh,PA15217United States

JFCS continues to offer opportunities for individual and community healing.…

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Community Support: Using Art in Healing

Sunday, June 23 @ 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
5738 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh,PA15217United States

JFCS continues to offer opportunities for individual and community healing.…

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Community Support: Grounding Through Movement

Tuesday, June 25 @ 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
5738 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh,PA15217United States

JFCS continues to offer opportunities for individual and community healing.…

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Trauma Resiliency Group: An Integrative Approach to Healing

Wednesday, June 26 @ 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
5738 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh,PA15217United States

JFCS continues to offer opportunities for individual and community healing.…

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Community Support: Our Bodies After Trauma

Sunday, June 30 @ 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5738 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh,PA15217United States

JFCS continues to offer opportunities for individual and community healing.…

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Back2School Store

VOOM! NCJW Back to School Store

Sunday, July 28 @ 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
125 51st Street
Pittsburgh,PA15201United States

Our July Volunteer Opportunity of the Month is with the…

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VOOM Gleaning

VOOM! Food Bank Farming

Tuesday, August 20 @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
6035 Ridge Road
Gibsonia,PA15044United States

Details TBA

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An Extraordinarily “Normal” Year

By Jeff Finkelstein | June 14, 2019

This is an incredibly resilient community that is working on our healing while keeping up with our normal “stuff”. That normal “stuff” is made possible, in large part, by your support of our Community Campaign. Thank you!

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Community-wide Tikkun Leil Shavuot

By Jeff Finkelstein | June 7, 2019

Late night of study – taking place tomorrow (Saturday) night. Be there! No reservations required! Free cheesecake! Amazing learning with high quality and diverse classes!

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Come Together for Tikkun Leil Shavuot

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh | May 31, 2019

One of my most favorite and special evenings for our Pittsburgh Jewish community takes place next Saturday night with our annual Tikkun Leil Shavuot.

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Unity, Not Uniformity

By Jeff Finkelstein | May 24, 2019

We strive for a diverse community that can come together to work on the big issues facing our people and be supportive and understanding of one another, even with those with whom we differ.

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Yom Ha’atzamut with the Shinshinim!

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh | May 10, 2019

What a Yom Ha’azmaut! Today we celebrated the Israeli independence day! We started our day at Community Day School (CDS) singing and dancing with Israeli songs outside. Following the dancing, all of the school went inside to see the amazing Carnival that we’ve made for this special day! There was Israeli dancing, Israeli trivia, Israeli games…

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Making the World a Better Place–Community Campaign Back on Track

By Jeff Finkelstein | May 10, 2019

Lighting a torch at the Yom Haatzmaut (Israel Independence Day) celebration in Jerusalem opened me up to new experiences and introduced me to new individuals making a difference in Israeli society.

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Love is Kosher: Stronger Together

By Laura Cherner | May 9, 2019

While the Equality March is truly a highlight for many members of the Jewish community, we will be supporting from the sidelines this year, as June 9 is also the major Jewish holiday of Shavuot.

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Jewish Federation Honors Hillel Academy’s Sara London with 2019 Grinspoon Award for Excellence in Jewish Education

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh | May 9, 2019

Jewish day school educator Sara London to be honored with one of the North American Grinspoon Awards for Excellence in Jewish Education.

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Jewish Federation CEO Speaks at Israel’s Independence Day Celebration

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh | May 8, 2019

Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh CEO Jeff Finkelstein represented Pittsburgh and worldwide Jewry at Israel’s national celebration of Yom Ha’atzmaut.

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Pittsburgh’s Secret Sauce

By Jeff Finkelstein | May 3, 2019

Pittsburgh’s Jewish community is being recognized for both our tragic losses and our incredible resilience.

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