Annual Meeting

The Branch’s 2023 Annual Meeting

Thursday, October 26, 2023 @ 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM EDT
The Branch
2609 Murray Avenue
Pittsburgh, 15217 United States

We are delighted to welcome Justin Milrad, President and Co-founder of the Blue Dove Foundation as our keynote speaker.

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Jewish Federation Annual Meeting

Wednesday, September 6, 2023 @ 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM EDT
JCC Squirrel Hill
5738 Forbes Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15217 United States

Join us to review the year and in honoring extraordinary community members.

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NCJW Spring Event

Wednesday, May 24, 2023 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT
Emerald City
213 Smithfield St
Pittsburgh, PA 15222 United States

You’re Invited! Join the National Council of Jewish Women, Pittsburgh Section for an evening highlighting the future of reproductive justice in Western Pennsylvania and nationwide. Our keynote speaker is Kelsey Leigh, abortion advocate and co-founder of Pittsburgh Abortion Doulas, a local patient support nonprofit. We will gather for a wine and cheese at Emerald City, a recently-opened […]

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Annual Dor Hadash Congregation Meeting

Sunday, April 16, 2023 @ 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM EDT
Rodef Shalom Congregation
4905 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States

Congregation Dor Hadash is having it’s yearly congregational meeting.

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Federation to Honor Community Leaders and Explain What’s Next for the Federation

Sunday, April 14 @ 2:20 PM EDT

The Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh’s 2022 annual meeting will celebrate three community leaders and include insights into the Jewish Federation’s strategic plan.

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Annual Meeting FED TALKS

Community Strength in a Time of Crisis

Sunday, April 14 @ 2:20 PM EDT

If you have not yet registered, you can register for the Annual Meeting online.

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Apples and Honey 2019

Your Federation as Convener

Sunday, April 14 @ 2:20 PM EDT

The Federation plays a convener role to help enhance communication and coordination, increase effectiveness and impact, and build strong individual and organizational relationships.

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Annual Meeting FEDTalks were Powerful and On Point

Sunday, April 14 @ 2:20 PM EDT

It was a fantastic but emotionally challenging Annual Meeting last night. Our FEDTalks addressed personal healing, healing for the helpers and communal healing after a tragedy.

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Stronger Together

FED Talks: Celebrating Community Strength

Sunday, April 14 @ 2:20 PM EDT

The Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh’s 2019 annual meeting, FED Talks: Celebrating Community Strength, will include insights from three guest speakers who have made healing or trauma their life’s work.

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That IS Federation

Sunday, April 14 @ 2:20 PM EDT

I have to mention four things that happened this week. I will be brief with all, but I think all deserve mention: Hurricane Harvey – The national Federation system opened a mailbox over the weekend to collect donations to help flood victims including those in the Jewish community. Our Federation, through emergency funds that we […]

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Building Our Future History

Sunday, April 14 @ 2:20 PM EDT

On Tuesday of this week, our entire Federation staff came to work in old t-shirts and shorts for a day of cleaning out. In fact, our garbage and recycling bins are literally overflowing right now. We felt it was important to be able to determine what really needs to be kept, what can be scanned […]

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Our Next Act, Jewish Federation's Annual Meeting, Will Report and Preview Community-Empowered Initiatives

Sunday, April 14 @ 2:20 PM EDT

The Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh will present highlights of the past year at its Thursday, Aug. 31, annual meeting, with the theme “Our Next Act.” The show will star Pittsburgh’s Jewish community: its collective accomplishments through the Jewish Federation in 2016–2017 and a preview of the initiatives that are in the wings. The meeting […]

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A Magical Meeting

Sunday, April 14 @ 2:20 PM EDT

We had a magical Annual meeting this year. Just as we do every year, we honored over 35 volunteers from organizations and synagogues. These individual dedicate their time and talent to strengthen those institutions and to help further their missions. In the end, each helps us reach more Jews and serve their needs. In addition […]

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Jewish Federation Invites the Community to "See the Good" at it's Annual Meeting Tuesday, August 30th

Sunday, April 14 @ 2:20 PM EDT

Through the year, the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh has invited the community to “Do Good in the ’Burgh and Around the World” by contributing to the Federation’s Annual Campaign. Now the organization invites the community to the Federation’s annual meeting, to see the good that has resulted through Federation participation. The meeting — Tuesday, […]

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Shabbat Shalom

Sunday, April 14 @ 2:20 PM EDT

While sitting in my synagogue during Yom Kippur services, I reread the “Al Cheyt” prayer in English. As you probably know, during this prayer we ask for forgiveness for the transgressions WE have made. They are recited in the plural, not the singular. It is done so because we are a community apologizing for our […]

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Break Your Fast and Bridge the Future

Sunday, April 14 @ 2:20 PM EDT

On Wednesday we fast for Yom Kippur.  On Thursday at our Annual Meeting, our Federation will celebrate accomplishments for the past year and look towards the challenges we hope to conquer in the coming year.  And the only comparison I’ll draw between the two is that, in a sense, Yom Kippur is the Annual meeting […]

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What an Impact!

Sunday, April 14 @ 2:20 PM EDT

At the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh’s Annual Meeting on Wednesday night, we announced our financial achievements for the year. Our Campaign goal of $13.5 million, the highest ever for our community, was attained. Our Foundation, now with over $200 million under management, added over $18 million. Our work to raise Educational Improvement Tax Credit […]

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A Sweet and Prosperous Time of Year

Sunday, April 14 @ 2:20 PM EDT

On Sunday, Shalom Pittsburgh will hold its Fourth Annual Apples & Honey Festival, in Schenley Park. Literally hundreds show up every year for this great program. If you have a young family or grandchildren in town, you don’t want to miss this. If you know of a young Jewish family that would like a Jewish program that […]

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