10.27 Commemoration

October 27, 2020:
A day to remember and reflect in spirit and in action.

Connecting Virtually

Connect virtually with your community socially and through learning.

Jewish Community Foundation

Help lay the groundwork for the next phase of Jewish Pittsburgh.

medical supplies

Jewish Community Health & Safety Response

An unprecedented crisis calls for an unparalleled response.

With the strength of our donors and volunteers, the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh has responded to the pandemic with speed and urgency.

How We Stay Stronger Together

house

0+

vulnerable households supported with emergency relief
help

0+

consultations with agencies and synagogues to identify immediate needs
phone

0+

phone calls to socially isolated seniors
money

$0+

in emergency relief distributed to Federation's partner agencies to cope with escalating needs
money

$0+

in emergency grants and loans to families in immediate need

Our Growing Needs Due to Coronavirus

The Jewish Federation is relying on our generous philanthropic leaders for a record-breaking Community Campaign to ensure the recovery and continued resilience of our community.

Up
An Increase of

0%

Community members requesting interest-free loans
Up
An Increase of

0%

Home-bound households needing delivery of food assistance
Up
An Increase of

0%

Community members requesting food assistance

Everything we do as individuals, as leaders, and as a community will define who we are when this crisis is over.

Connect With Your Community

Young Adult Havadalah Event Series

Saturday, October 24 @ 7:15 PM - 8:15 PM

Havdalah: An Evening of Healing and Hope Please join the…

Read More

Pittsburgh Rabbis on Jewish Belief

Sunday, October 25 @ 10:00 AM - 11:15 AM

Rabbi Schiff hosts 14 Pittsburgh rabbis, each teaching a session on fundamental aspects of Jewish belief.

Read More
Torah Learning Oct 27-12PM

Torah Study – Second Year Commemoration

Tuesday, October 27 @ 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM

Torah Study is part of the second year commemoration honoring the lives lost and the people affected by the attack on three Pittsburgh synagogues on October 27, 2018 (18 Cheshvan 5779). 
FEATURING TWO GREAT EDUCATORS TO CHOOSE FROM:
RACHELLE SPRECHER FRAENKEL – The Hidden Things Belong to HaShem: Accompanying Others Through Loss
HAZZAN HENRY ROSENBLUM – Using Cantillation to Interpret Torah

Read More
Torah Learning Oct 27-1PM

Torah Study – Second Year Commemoration

Tuesday, October 27 @ 1:00 PM - 1:50 PM

Torah Study is part of the second year commemoration honoring the lives lost and the people affected by the attack on three Pittsburgh synagogues on October 27, 2018 (18 Cheshvan 5779). 
FEATURING TWO GREAT EDUCATORS TO CHOOSE FROM:
RABBI LEON MORRIS – Becoming a Human Torah – In Life and in Death
RABBI JACK RIEMER – Biblical Tales of Love and Loss

Read More
10.27 Commemoration

Ceremony – 2nd Year Commemoration

Tuesday, October 27 @ 7:00 PM - 7:45 PM
6424 Forward Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15217 United States

On this day of remembrance and reflection, we will have time to pay our respects to the lives that were taken on 10/27/18 and be with their families, the survivors, the three congregations who worshipped at the Tree of Life synagogue, and the first responders.

Read More

Did You Hear?

Right Back to October 27, 2018

By Jeff Finkelstein | October 23, 2020

I am not psychologist (I am married to one) but it seemed almost like a mild PTSD-type reaction.

Read More

Jewish Federation has Distributed $1,404,864 million in Coronavirus Relief Funds

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh | October 20, 2020

These funds are a combination of campaign and foundation allocations that were reallocated and supplemental donor gifts.

Read More

Come Together

By Jeff Finkelstein | October 16, 2020

We want to encourage as many of our community members to participate in the GA on October 25 and 26.

Read More

JOB POSTING: Chief Financial Officer

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh | October 12, 2020

FULL TIME:
Master’s degree in Business Administration, Accounting or Finance preferred. Ten years of pertinent experience.

Read More

JOB POSTING: Human Resource Coordinator

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh | October 12, 2020

FULL TIME:
Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources or eight years of experience.

Read More

Here’s Some Good News

By Jeff Finkelstein | October 9, 2020

Today, I want to look at some of the positive things to hopefully pick us all up.

Read More

Socially Distanced Sukkot

By Jeff Finkelstein | October 2, 2020

Thank you to you, our donors, for the role you play in enabling the unimaginable to be a reality.

Read More

Jewish Federation Steps Forward to Combat Anti-Semitic Disinformation During Election

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh | October 1, 2020

It’s critical now more than ever to distinguish between what’s real and what’s fake.

Read More

JOB POSTING: Community Relations Council, Associate

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh | September 21, 2020

FULL TIME:
Bachelor’s degree in Public Administration, Communications, Jewish studies or Non-Profit specialty required.

Read More

Reach for the Positive

By Jeff Finkelstein | September 11, 2020

I write this message on a tragic day for America as we remember those murdered nineteen years ago.

Read More
Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh

You Make a World of Difference

Your donations, your volunteer commitments and your plans for the future of Jewish Pittsburgh facilitated through the Jewish Federation benefit real people every day in your neighborhood and around the world.

Ready to get connected? Drop us a line!

Invalid Email