Again, these have focused us all to concentrate outside ourselves, to look towards community.
Dedicated to the 11 victims from the October 27 shooting in Pittsburgh, this ambucycle with unique GPS technology and volunteer medics arrives to the scene of an accident or disaster in less than 3 minutes across the country and 90 seconds in metropolitan areas.
Economic Empowerment for Women (EEW) Joint Business and Empowerment Training for Jewish and Arab Women in the GalileeEEW assists women from the geographic and social periphery of Israel who possess entrepreneurial spirits but lack access to suitable business training and bank credit to develop small businesses of their own, gain self-sufficiency, and alleviate the cycle…
As Israel prepares to weather a second coronavirus wave, the Jewish Federation funded a social enterprise that collects and reconditions electronic waste in Misgav.
Hillel JUC staff and volunteers developed new strategies to connect with Jewish students.
Neither geography nor pandemic is a barrier to keeping us connected and caring for each other.
While we are still practicing social distancing and dreaming of a time when we are able to travel, to sign up to receive more information as details continue to be hammered out.
Let’s celebrate hard and quickly because we still have so much to do.
We look forward to continuing to collaborate with, listen to and learn from our partners in the African American community and law enforcement to make Pittsburgh a more equitable, safe and inclusive place for all who live here.
Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh Community Relations Council Statement Regarding Riots Sparked by the Killing of George Floyd
We stand with the African American community and all communities of color in mourning the deaths of Mr. Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery and countless others who have lost their lives simply because of the color of their skin.
While numbers are critical to measure and inform, in the end, it’s all about people.
Nine Pittsburgh Organizations Receive $3.86 Million for Cost Related to Anti-Semitic Attack of Oct. 27, 2018
The funding will reimburse the organizations for costs resulting from the anti-Semitic attack on three Jewish congregations on Oct. 27, 2018.
Where to find kosher food in Pittsburgh in the era of social distancing.
What makes our Tikkun Leil Shavuot in Pittsburgh so extraordinary is that it breaks down all our communal boundaries.
I want to use this opportunity to express deep gratitude to all my colleagues. Thank you! Toda Raba!
Holiness is not an elevated private experience; it exists only in the context of the day to day challenges of living with others.
While I know that this quarantine life is not easy for any of us, our ancestors realized it was one of the strongest tools in our tool belt.
The Jewish Federation’s financial resources development team continues to work hard to increase the unrestricted Community Campaign that makes this work possible.
Our Federation has secured over $1.6 Million in direct COVID-19 support, coming from a reallocation of existing Federation dollars and additional donations from some very generous donors.
This year’s campaign is THE most important campaign in the history of the Jewish Federation.
President & CEO, Jeff Finkelstein wishes everyone a Shabbat Shalom of peace and good health.
In this seminar, Rabbi Schiff will offer pointers as to how to lead a quality Seder.
Jewish Federation Joins “Illumination Ovation” April 7 & 14 to Celebrate Heroes Fighting the Coronavirus Crisis
On April 7, turn on lights and go outside to applaud life sustaining workers with “Illumination Ovation”.
The Community Calendar isn’t the only way to publicize your Jewish event, but it should be the first tool you use.
A board appointed committee of volunteers and staff allocated this money to address immediate needs for medical supplies, food insecurity relief, financial relief and additional staffing at our agencies here, in Israel and in Jewish communities worldwide.
Loans offered on a nonsectarian bases to residents of Allegheny, Beaver, Butler, Washington, Westmoreland, and Armstrong Counties.
Our Federation hosted a very well-attended “virtual” seminar about the recent employment changes made in the Families First Coronavirus Response Act.
Learn about the latest provisions that will help business owners and our Jewish community.
Do you know of seniors that are food insecure? Call DHS SeniorLine at 412-350-5460.
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