The Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh
2019 Annual Meeting
August Wilson Center, 980 Liberty Ave., Pittsburgh 15222
Thursday, Sept. 5 | 7–8 p.m., Program; 8–9 p.m., Dessert Reception
Dietary Laws Observed
Preregistration closes 10 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. 3.
At the Sept. 5 meeting, walk-in registration opens at 6:30 p.m.
Cost at the door: $20.
Featuring FED Talks Insights From
Healers Working Locally, Nationally and Worldwide
JONATHAN WEINKLE, MD
A physician at the Squirrel Hill Health Center, Dr. Weinkle advises the Jewish Healthcare Foundation and is the author of Healing People, Not Patients. Dr. Weinkle’s book shows how his goal of being “a nice Jewish doctor” can deepen relationships and transform health care.
RABBI SHIRA STERN, DMin
As a disaster spiritual care provider for the American Red Cross, Rabbi Stern helps people “access their own spiritual resources.” She serves as the director of the Center for Pastoral Care and Counseling, in Marlboro, N.J. In addition to authoring her own works, she is consulting editor of Mishkan R’fuah: Where Healing Resides.
JAMES E. YOUNG, PhD
Dr. Young’s international career has focused on understanding the Holocaust and helping the grief-stricken. Recipient of the 1994 National Jewish Book Award and Distinguished University Professor Emeritus of English and Judaic & Near Eastern Studies at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Dr. Young asks: How to articulate a void without filling it?
Celebrate Dedicated Community Leaders
2019 Award Recipients
Photo: David Bachman
Emanuel Spector Memorial Award
Photo: David Bachman
Doris & Leonard H. Rudolph
Jewish Communal Professional Award
Where is it?
August Wilson African American Cultural Center
Valet parking available.
Public parking at the Westin Convention Center Garage (10th & Penn) and the
Grant Street Transportation Center (11th & Penn).
In Downtown Pittsburgh's Cultural District
August Wilson Center
980 Liberty Avenue | Pittsburgh, PA 15222
The annual meeting is underwritten by a grant from the Lillian & Dr. Henry J. Goldstein Annual Meeting Endowment Fund of the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh's Jewish Community Foundation.