Our First “Peak Week” – Shinshinim

By Guy Hoffman / January 21, 2020 / 0 Comments

Read about the Shinshinim’s first “Peak Week” doing activities together with students from Pre-K to Eighth grade where everyone learns about a special subject.

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2020 Leadership Match & Deadlines

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh / January 10, 2020 / 0 Comments

How to talk about the $100,000 match and the important deadlines to keep in mind for 2020.

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Fundraiser Talking Points

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh / January 6, 2020 / 0 Comments

How to talk about the importance of the Community Campaign in the aftermath of the attack on three Pittsburgh congregations.

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Action Alert_#JewishProud

#JewishANDProud Day

By Community Relations Council / January 4, 2020 / 0 Comments

In response to the onslaught of violent anti-Semitic attacks targeting the Jewish community in New York, participate in a worldwide day of Jewish pride.

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Asking About Endowments

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh / January 3, 2020 / 0 Comments

How to talk about Endowment Funds and why they are vital to the future of Jewish Pittsburgh.

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Stronger Together

Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh Community Relations Council Statement Regarding Anti-Semitic Attack in Monsey, N.Y.

By Community Relations Council / December 29, 2019 / 1 Comment

We are saddened and horrified by the stabbing of several people at a Hanukkah celebration in a rabbi’s home last night in Monsey, N.Y. We stand in solidarity with the Monsey Jewish community, and we pray for the wounded to heal quickly and completely.

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Modern Day Miracles – A 2019 Retrospective

By Jeff Finkelstein / December 20, 2019 / 0 Comments

With the help of my Management Team, I compiled a list of some of the highlights of what we as a Federation staff, in partnership with our volunteers, accomplished in 2019. I want to share that list, in no order of importance, with you. As we enter the holiday of Chanukah, we thank you for making modern day miracles happen.

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Thank You for the Light

By Jeff Finkelstein / December 19, 2019 / 0 Comments

Our Jewish community’s light burns brightest when we work together—to engage with each other, to help the most vulnerable and to teach about Jewish values.

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Tax Prep

How Tax Code Can be Good for Tzedaka

By Jeff Finkelstein / December 13, 2019 / 0 Comments

While we all believe in tzedakah, we also agree that there is nothing wrong with giving in a manner that maximizes tax benefits.

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Super Sunday

Super Sunday is December 8th

By Jeff Finkelstein / December 6, 2019 / 0 Comments

You can be part of this experience whether you have ever made a phone call asking for donations to the Federation or not.

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