Posts Tagged ‘Young Adult Division’

Shalom Pittsburgh Family Meet-Up

Family Meet Up

Come spend your usual Sunday morning coffee and bagel run with other Jewish families in our community. Everyone is welcome whether you are new to Pittsburgh, new to parenthood, or expecting in the near future! We’d love to help you meet other families and connect to the Jewish community! We’ve reserved the community room just…

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Shalom Pittsburgh’s Vodka/Latke

Vodka Latke

Get Lit at the 13th Annual Vodka Latke Party at the Flashlight Factory on the North Side! The night will be glowing and the vodka will be flowing at the open bar. Come join other Jewish young adults at the Flashlight Factory as we celebrate Hanukah, the Festival of Lights! Stay tuned for after party…

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Newcomers Shabbat

Newcomers Shabbat

New to Pittsburgh? Interested in reconnecting with old friends or meeting some new faces? Join us for a kosher Shabbat dinner, all are welcome! Hosted by: Repair the World Pittsburgh, OneTable, Moishe House Pittsburgh, Jewish Graduate Student Initiative, Shalom Pittsburgh and J’burgh.

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Ben Gurion Society Dinner

As thanks for your generous support, join fellow Ben Gurion Society (BGS) members for dinner, drinks and lovely conversation. Where: Barbara and David Burstin’s home (Address upon RSVP) Dietary laws observed. By Invitation Only for individuals through age 45 giving a minimum of $1,000 to the Jewish Federation’s Community Campaign.

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The Honeymoon is Never Over

I asked Rabbi Amy Bardack, the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh’s Director of Jewish Life and Learning, to write this week’s message about Honeymoon Israel. Please read through as you may know some couple that would be perfect to participate in this incredible opportunity.  As we have learned from the 2017 Pittsburgh Jewish Community Study,…

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Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh Hires Sara Spanjer as Young Adult Division Director

The Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh announces the hire of Sara Spanjer as Young Adult Division director. In this position, Ms. Spanjer will focus her efforts on leadership development and manage all fundraising activities related to the Young Adult Division, including cultivation and solicitation of donors ages 22–45. Ms. Spanjer’s first day at the Jewish Federation…

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Events Bring Us Together

In just a month, the Federation’s Young Adult Division will hold its annual Campaign event entitled “Stand Up for Giving:  Make Pittsburgh Laugh Again”.  Professional comedian, Noah Gardenswartz (who has appeared on Last Comic Standing, Conan and Comedy Central) will be performing.  At the same time, we will be highlighting the miraculous work accomplished by…

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Community Study Kickoff

This was an exciting week as we kicked off the process to conduct our Jewish community’s first community study since 2002. Yes, it will give us demographics, but more importantly, it will tell us trends and help us—and by us I mean every Jewish institution and synagogue—to plan accordingly. This project is being fully funded…

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Shabbat Shalom. Like….Totally.

Did you hear that the twins, Ben and Becca, had a B’nei Mitzvah party this past Saturday night? In an attempt to try something different for our young adult Federation donors, we overhauled what had been our Young Adult Main Event. Instead of a speaker, the Federation worked with a Hollywood writer and produced a…

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