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Mitzvah Day

Mitzvah Day 2019!

Registration opens November 25th at noon!

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Now More Than Ever

We were strong before the attack.
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Jewish Community Foundation

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Bring People Together

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Expert Planning

Expert Planning

Planning together to identify needs.

Remember. Repair. Together.

Tree of Life*Or L'Simcha

Honoring the lives lost in the attack on three Pittsburgh synagogues.

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Latest Resources on the
October 27th Attack

Victims of Terror

Remember who we have lost. Remember to take care of yourself with these community resources.

Events of Interest

sports bar

Young Adult Bar Club – Watch the Steelers take on Cincinnati Bengals

Sunday, November 24 @ 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
563 Greenfield Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15207 United States

Join us to watch the Steelers win before Thanksgiving!

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I-Volunteer Thanksgiving Food Packing

Sunday, November 24 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6140 Station St
Pittsburgh, PA 15206 United States

Join the I-Volunteer crew by bringing non-perishable goods and get ready to help pack and sort Thanksgiving Donations to local organization who help those in need.

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Shabbat in Space

YAD Shabbat in Space with Moishe House

Friday, December 6 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Squirrel Hill
Pittsburgh, PA 15217 United States

We’re teaming up with Moishe House for stellar potluck shabbat!…

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Game Night Shabbat

YAD Game Night Shabbat Dinner

Friday, December 13 @ 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Pittsburgh, PA 15201 United States

Shabbat dinner and games in a Lawrenceville private home.

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Mindful Brewing

Young Adult Brewery Club at Mindful Brewing

Sunday, December 15 @ 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
3759 Library Rd. PA 15234 United States

Join other young adults for a tour of Mindful Brewing.…

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Cinderlands Warehouse

Young Adult Brewery Club at Cinderlands Warehouse

Sunday, January 19, 2020 @ 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
2601 Smallman St,
Pittsburgh, PA 15222 United States

Join other young adults for a tour of Cinderlands Warehouse.…

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Young Adult Bar Club – Trivia at Bigham Tavern

Thursday, January 30, 2020 @ 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
321 Bigham St
Pittsburgh, PA 15211 United States

Join us to play trivia at Bigham!

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Eleventh Hour Brewing

Young Adult Brewery Club at Eleventh Hour Brewing

Sunday, February 16, 2020 @ 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
3711 Charlotte St, Pittsburgh, PA 15201
Pittsburgh, PA 15201 United States

Join other young adults for a tour of Eleventh Hour…

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Did You Hear?

You Have the Ability To Respond

By Jeff Finkelstein | November 15, 2019

Over the last several days, more than 400 rockets have been shot indiscriminately at civilians in Israel by the Islamic Jihad in Gaza.

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Week Summary – Tamar The Shinshinit

By Tamar Nawy | November 12, 2019

This past week has been like a roller coaster for me. On Saturday, I and lots of Pittsburgh teenagers went to the anniversary Havdalah in Beit Shalom synagogue commemorating the October 27, 2018 attack. At the Havdalah, I had the opportunity to meet teenagers who, over the last three months, I got to know from…

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Why Young Adults Give to the Federation

By Jeff Finkelstein | November 8, 2019

Equally as inspiring to me was hearing from a few of these young adults about their motivations for involvement. There is no doubt, our community’s future is extremely bright.

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Jewish Federation Announces Record Allocations and Grants in Year 2019-20

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh | November 4, 2019

Donors to the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh will enable a record $36.8 million in allocations and grants to human services and community-building programs in 2019–20.

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Federation Funding Helps Work Magic

By Kim Salzman | November 4, 2019

Kibbutz Eshbal, which works with at-risk youth, has partnered with the Greater Pittsburgh Federation since its founding in 1998.

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Federation’s Work in Government Relations Benefits Jewish Communities

By Jeff Finkelstein | November 1, 2019

A core component of Federation’s work is in the area of government relations and working towards actions at the local, state and federal level that can positively impact our Jewish community.

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October 27th Commemoration Held in Pittsburgh Sister City, Karmiel

By Kim Salzman | October 27, 2019

Yedid Nefesh synagogue in Karmiel, Israel held a memorial event marking one year since the attack on the three congregations housed in the Tree of Life building.

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Pause with Pittsburgh

By Jeff Finkelstein | October 18, 2019

As you probably know, there are major activities planned for October 27th and all of the details can be found at

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Gov. Wolf announces statewide remembrance day, flag lowering to honor Tree of Life victims.

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh | October 18, 2019

Governor Tom Wolf signed a proclamation declaring Sunday, October 27, 2019, a day of remembrance and ordered state flags to half-staff on the one-year mark of an anti-Semitic attack on the Dor Hadash, New Light, and Tree of Life• Or L’Simcha congregations in their synagogue in Pittsburgh.

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“Shabbat Shalom ve Hag Sukkot sameach to Pittsburgh from Halle!”

By Jeff Finkelstein | October 11, 2019

Another antisemitic attack, however this one did not work out as the attacker had intended. due to improvements made through The Jewish Agency for Israel’s Security Assistance Fund.

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