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Fulfilling our Jewish Values at Home and Overseas

By Jeff Finkelstein / Friday, May 20, 2022

One of my most favorite evenings in the Pittsburgh Jewish community is coming up in just two weeks.

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Return Again, Return to the Land of Your Soul

By Jeff Finkelstein / Friday, May 6, 2022

Whether in Pittsburgh or Israel, Federation invites you to return again, return to the land of your soul.

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Federation Leads in Jewish Security

By Jeff Finkelstein / Friday, April 29, 2022

No other organization in the Pittsburgh region does more for Jewish security than the Federation.

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Ukraine Update: REFUGEES, FEDERATIONS, AND PARTNERS ON THE GROUND

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh / Tuesday, April 26, 2022

The Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh has raised $1.67 million and has used $400,000 of our $500,000 match to date.

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Neither Had They Made for Themselves Provisions

By Jeff Finkelstein / Friday, April 8, 2022

Yet, while I eagerly look forward to the seders, I can’t purge what I experienced in Poland and at the Ukrainian border out of my mind.

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Jews Fleeing Ukraine Arrive in Karmiel, Israel

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh / Wednesday, March 23, 2022

Jewish refugees fleeing the war in Ukraine have started arriving in the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh’s Partnership2Gether region of Karmiel/Misgav.

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Pittsburgh Federation Visits the Polish/Ukraine Border

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh / Friday, March 18, 2022

Two nights ago, our Board Chair Dave Sufrin and I returned from a national Federation leadership mission to Warsaw and the Ukraine border.

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Ukraine Crisis Update on Jewish Federation’s International Partners

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh / Friday, March 18, 2022

In Ukraine right now, home to an estimated 200,000 Jews when fighting began, the needs are extraordinary.

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Ukraine Statistics Update

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh / Thursday, March 17, 2022

Your donations have made this relief possible.

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How We Continue to Help in Ukraine

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh / Wednesday, March 9, 2022

The challenges following a tragedy are especially difficult for immigrants.

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Momentum Trip Invites Pittsburgh Moms to Connect With Jewish Values

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh / Wednesday, March 9, 2022

Women on the Nov. 1-8, 2022, Momentum trip to Israel will explore Jewish values and personal growth.

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New Federation Campaign Allocation Gives $74K Total to Local Relief and Ukraine Aid

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh / Tuesday, March 8, 2022

An unusual mid-fiscal year disbursement of Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh Community Campaign funds gives $74,000 total: half to Jewish Pittsburgh, half to Ukraine relief.

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Ukrainian Conflict Hits Home

By Jeff Finkelstein / Friday, March 4, 2022

For the next 5 to 10 minutes, she cried in front of us, and like Omicron, her weeping spread fast to the rest of us.

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A Ukrainian Family Reunites in Hungary

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh / Friday, March 4, 2022

The Jewish Agency for Israel Ukraine Update — March 3, 2022

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Federation Stands Ready to Help Ukrainian Jews

By Jeff Finkelstein / Friday, February 18, 2022

What will happen between Russia and Ukraine is anyone’s guess.

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Bubbe Bingo Brunch Will Raise Funds for Community and Feature Popular Spangled Emcees

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh / Thursday, February 17, 2022

Drag-queen hostesses will emcee the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh’s Bubbe Bingo Brunch, Sunday, March 27.

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2022-23 Shinshinim Will Bring Diverse Strengths to Serve Pittsburgh

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh / Monday, February 14, 2022

In August 2022 four shinshinim will arrive in Pittsburgh to connect Pittsburghers will Israel.

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Changes to Donorsphere

By Mihal Ehven / Monday, February 14, 2022

We are very excited to announce that the Donorsphere website has received a makeover. Learn more about the updates to our fundholder platform.

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Federation Signs Letter to U.N. in Support of Israel

By Jeff Finkelstein / Friday, February 4, 2022

Federation signed onto a Jewish Federations of North America (JFNA) letter to the Secretary General of the United Nations in response to the unfair report released by Amnesty International regarding Israel.

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Not Afraid to Worship

By Laura Cherner / Friday, January 28, 2022

Leaders gather at the Federation building to announce $4.5 million in funding for the Nonprofit Security Grant Fund Program.

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