10.27 Commemoration

October 27, 2020:
A day to remember and reflect in spirit and in action.

Connecting Virtually

Connect virtually with your community socially and through learning.

Jewish Community Foundation

Help lay the groundwork for the next phase of Jewish Pittsburgh.

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Jewish Community Health & Safety Response

An unprecedented crisis calls for an unparalleled response.

With the strength of our donors and volunteers, the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh has responded to the pandemic with speed and urgency.

How We Stay Stronger Together

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Our Growing Needs Due to Coronavirus

The Jewish Federation is relying on our generous philanthropic leaders for a record-breaking Community Campaign to ensure the recovery and continued resilience of our community.

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Everything we do as individuals, as leaders, and as a community will define who we are when this crisis is over.

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Torah Learning Nov 5-12PM

Torah Study – Second Year Commemoration

Thursday, November 5 @ 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM

Torah Study is part of the second year commemoration honoring the lives lost and the people affected by the attack on three Pittsburgh synagogues on October 27, 2018 (18 Cheshvan 5779). 
FEATURING TWO GREAT EDUCATORS TO CHOOSE FROM:
RABBI RICK JACOBS – Pursuing Justice: Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Authentic Jewish Practice
RABBI ISAIAH ROTHSTEIN – Who Lives, Who Dies, Who Tells Your Story

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Torah Learning Nov 5-1PM

Torah Study – Second Year Commemoration

Thursday, November 5 @ 1:00 PM - 1:50 PM

Torah Study is part of the second year commemoration honoring the lives lost and the people affected by the attack on three Pittsburgh synagogues on October 27, 2018 (18 Cheshvan 5779). 
FEATURING TWO GREAT EDUCATORS TO CHOOSE FROM:
DR. SHULY RUBIN SCHWARTZ – As Memories Fade: Yizkor and Historical Amnesia
RABBI CHERYL KLEIN – More than Zachor (Remember)

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Kibbutz Eshbal: Virtual Site Visit/Webinar

Tuesday, November 10 @ 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Join us for a virtual tour of Kibbutz Eshbal, Israel’s…

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From Sinai to Seinfeld

From Sinai to Seinfeld

Tuesday, November 10 @ 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Jewish jokes are deeply revealing sign posts along the Jewish journey.

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Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Monday, November 16 @ 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Join the Cardozo Society and Women’s Philanthropy for a virtual…

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Did You Hear?

Jewish Federation has Distributed $1,404,864 million in Coronavirus Relief Funds

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh | October 20, 2020

These funds are a combination of campaign and foundation allocations that were reallocated and supplemental donor gifts.

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Come Together

By Jeff Finkelstein | October 16, 2020

We want to encourage as many of our community members to participate in the GA on October 25 and 26.

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JOB POSTING: Chief Financial Officer

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh | October 12, 2020

FULL TIME:
Master’s degree in Business Administration, Accounting or Finance preferred. Ten years of pertinent experience.

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JOB POSTING: Human Resource Coordinator

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh | October 12, 2020

FULL TIME:
Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources or eight years of experience.

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Here’s Some Good News

By Jeff Finkelstein | October 9, 2020

Today, I want to look at some of the positive things to hopefully pick us all up.

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Socially Distanced Sukkot

By Jeff Finkelstein | October 2, 2020

Thank you to you, our donors, for the role you play in enabling the unimaginable to be a reality.

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Jewish Federation Steps Forward to Combat Anti-Semitic Disinformation During Election

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh | October 1, 2020

It’s critical now more than ever to distinguish between what’s real and what’s fake.

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JOB POSTING: Community Relations Council, Associate

By Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh | September 21, 2020

FULL TIME:
Bachelor’s degree in Public Administration, Communications, Jewish studies or Non-Profit specialty required.

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Reach for the Positive

By Jeff Finkelstein | September 11, 2020

I write this message on a tragic day for America as we remember those murdered nineteen years ago.

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Holocaust Center Marks 40 Years Since Founding

By Jeff Finkelstein | September 4, 2020

How prescient our founders were, when they appointed the first Holocaust Center director in September 1980, forty years ago this month.

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