Posts Tagged ‘Mission’

G2 Info Session & Havdalah

G2 Global Intergenerational Initiative

Learn more about G2: Global Intergenerational Initiative at this info session and Havdalah service co-led by Rabbi Aaron Bisno and Rabbi Alex Greenbaum. G2 is a Jewish cohort learning experience for you and your grandchild. Join with other grandparents and grandchildren* from Pittsburgh and our Partnership2Gether region, Karmiel/Misgav, for an innovative Jewish experience culminating in…

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Pittsburghers Visit Jewish Communities in Morocco

This week’s Shabbat message is written by Becca Hurowitz, our Federation’s Senior Campaign and Mission Manager.  Photos by Joel Weinberg  The Jewish community of Morocco, at one time 350,000 strong, is now reduced to a mere 3,000 Jews throughout the country. In several mass migrations in the 19th and 20th centuries, this historic Jewish community fled…

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A Powerful Collective

Over the past few years, the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh has sent several missions to Cuba.  We witnessed a small yet vibrant Jewish community and saw the work our dollars make possible with our own eyes.  As part of those missions, we visited the American Intersection.  As you know, the United States has not…

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