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Update on Current Situation in Israel

More than three weeks into Israel’s War with Hamas, heavy fighting continues in Gaza. Eighteen Israeli soldiers have been killed, as well as hundreds of terrorists. Israel's updated official numbers are now saying that at least 242 Israelis are still being held captive by Hamas in Gaza.

Update on Current Situation in Israel

More than three weeks into Israel’s War with Hamas, 13 Israeli soldiers were confirmed killed in heavy fighting in Gaza.

Security Update Regarding Antisemitic Incidents

You may be aware of the recent string of antisemitic vandalism this week including the defacing of “We Stand With Israel” signs, anti-Israel graffiti in front of Taylor Allderdice High School and antisemitic graffiti in the Summerset neighborhood.

Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh Statement on Rising Antisemitism

We at the Jewish Federation are angered and sickened by these repeated attacks but reinvigorated to combat the escalating wave of antisemitism in a community that previously experienced the worst antisemitic attack in U.S. history. 
Sorting personal basic needs for soldiers. The association for Israel’s Soldiers. Oct. 2023.

The Jewish People: An Ideology of Life and Love

Love always triumphs over hate.

Security Update

Today we commemorate five years since the attack at the Tree of Life building that violently took 11 lives from our Jewish community.

Update on Current Situation in Israel

On day 19 of Israel’s War with Hamas, rockets continue to be fired at Israel, reaching as far south as Eilat and as far north as Haifa.

Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh Statement on Antisemitic Vandalism

The Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh is angered and disgusted by the acts of antisemitic graffiti and vandalism in our region yesterday.
Synagogue Shooting Commemoration

Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh Statement on the Five-Year Commemoration of the Oct. 27, 2018 Antisemitic Attack

On Oct. 27, 2023, we join people across Pittsburgh to remember the eleven people killed in the antisemitic attack on Congregation Dor Hadash, New Light Congregation and Tree of Life Congregation five years ago.
The Empty Shabbos Table

The Empty Shabbat Table

I have so much to say and don’t know what to say. I think this post I saw on Facebook says so much with few words. Remember each of the hostages this Shabbat. Shabbat Shalom and please contribute to our Israel Emergency Relief effort (now at over $5 million).