2020 Annual Meeting

FED Talks

Community Strength in a Time of Crisis

THURSDAY, AUG. 27  |  5-5:45 P.M.  |  A FREE ONLINE WEBINAR

A Report of the
Pittsburgh Jewish Community’s Strength and Achievements

Hear how donor support enabled the Jewish Federation to provide immediate expertise and a financial lifeline this year to the organizations that serve Jewish Pittsburgh.

Learn how coronavirus contributes to growing concerns about threats to local and worldwide community safety.

A guest speaker with extensive expertise will report:

Michael G. Masters

National Director & CEO of the Security Community Network

A Salute to
2020 Award Recipients

Meryl Ainsman

Photo: Joshua Franzos

MERYL KIRSHNER AINSMAN

Emanuel Spector Memorial Award

Jordan Golin

Photo credit

JORDAN GOLIN

Doris & Leonard H. Rudolph
Jewish Communal Professional Award

Registration by noon, Tuesday, Aug. 25, is appreciated.

Link to the webinar will be provided following registration. 

You may register and join the meeting even after the webinar has started, at 
P.M., THURSDAY, AUG. 27. 

The annual meeting is presented free of cost and will be captioned.
For more information or registration help, call 412-992-5251. 

 The full inclusion of people of all abilities is a core value of the Pittsburgh Jewish community.
Call 412-992-5251 to discuss needs. 

Meryl K. Ainsman

Chair of the Board

Jeffrey H. Finkelstein

President & CEO

The annual meeting is underwritten by a grant from the Lillian & Dr. Henry J. Goldstein Annual Meeting Endowment Fund of the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh’s Jewish Community Foundation. 

Questions?

Call 412-992-5251.

*NOTICE: By registering for this event, you agree that your (and your guest's) picture and/or video may be taken and potentially used in Jewish Federation marketing material and social media. If you do not agree, please call 412-992-5251 to register by phone, and indicate that you decline to agree. Thank you.

View Current Maimonides Society Members (as of February 2018)

Distributions - Vulnerable Populations

OrganizationNeedAmountCategory
$80,550
Aleph InstituteSupport families and individuals in need of immediate financial assistance.$30,000 Vulnerable Populations
Israel Trauma CoalitionProvide online support for teams for social workers in order to help them recoup energy and review tactics for coping with the stress.$10,000 Vulnerable Populations
JAFIFinancial support for lone soldiers.$2,500 Vulnerable Populations
JAFIHygiene supplies, basic nutrition for Ethiopians awaiting immigration to Israel.$8,100 Vulnerable Populations
JAFIFood kits for new immigrants to Israel.$4,100 Vulnerable Populations
JDCSupplies for staff/volunteers to enable food/medicine delivery and virtual check-ins on homebound clients in FSU.$9,850 Vulnerable Populations
JFCS/FederationCommunity resource hotline.$5,000 Vulnerable Populations
JRSTechnology for staff and clients to facilitate communication.$10,000 Vulnerable Populations
JRSPrepaid smartphones for 20 Clubhouse members.$1,000 Vulnerable Populations

View Current Maimonides Society Members (as of February 2018)

Distributions - Vulnerable Populations

OrganizationNeedAmountCategory
$80,550
Aleph InstituteSupport families and individuals in need of immediate financial assistance.$30,000 Vulnerable Populations
Israel Trauma CoalitionProvide online support for teams for social workers in order to help them recoup energy and review tactics for coping with the stress.$10,000 Vulnerable Populations
JAFIFinancial support for lone soldiers.$2,500 Vulnerable Populations
JAFIHygiene supplies, basic nutrition for Ethiopians awaiting immigration to Israel.$8,100 Vulnerable Populations
JAFIFood kits for new immigrants to Israel.$4,100 Vulnerable Populations
JDCSupplies for staff/volunteers to enable food/medicine delivery and virtual check-ins on homebound clients in FSU.$9,850 Vulnerable Populations
JFCS/FederationCommunity resource hotline.$5,000 Vulnerable Populations
JRSTechnology for staff and clients to facilitate communication.$10,000 Vulnerable Populations
JRSPrepaid smartphones for 20 Clubhouse members.$1,000 Vulnerable Populations

View Current Maimonides Society Members (as of February 2018)

Distributions - Vulnerable Populations

OrganizationNeedAmountCategory
$80,550
Aleph InstituteSupport families and individuals in need of immediate financial assistance.$30,000 Vulnerable Populations
Israel Trauma CoalitionProvide online support for teams for social workers in order to help them recoup energy and review tactics for coping with the stress.$10,000 Vulnerable Populations
JAFIFinancial support for lone soldiers.$2,500 Vulnerable Populations
JAFIHygiene supplies, basic nutrition for Ethiopians awaiting immigration to Israel.$8,100 Vulnerable Populations
JAFIFood kits for new immigrants to Israel.$4,100 Vulnerable Populations
JDCSupplies for staff/volunteers to enable food/medicine delivery and virtual check-ins on homebound clients in FSU.$9,850 Vulnerable Populations
JFCS/FederationCommunity resource hotline.$5,000 Vulnerable Populations
JRSTechnology for staff and clients to facilitate communication.$10,000 Vulnerable Populations
JRSPrepaid smartphones for 20 Clubhouse members.$1,000 Vulnerable Populations

View Current Maimonides Society Members (as of February 2018)

Distributions - Vulnerable Populations

OrganizationNeedAmountCategory
$80,550
Aleph InstituteSupport families and individuals in need of immediate financial assistance.$30,000 Vulnerable Populations
Israel Trauma CoalitionProvide online support for teams for social workers in order to help them recoup energy and review tactics for coping with the stress.$10,000 Vulnerable Populations
JAFIFinancial support for lone soldiers.$2,500 Vulnerable Populations
JAFIHygiene supplies, basic nutrition for Ethiopians awaiting immigration to Israel.$8,100 Vulnerable Populations
JAFIFood kits for new immigrants to Israel.$4,100 Vulnerable Populations
JDCSupplies for staff/volunteers to enable food/medicine delivery and virtual check-ins on homebound clients in FSU.$9,850 Vulnerable Populations
JFCS/FederationCommunity resource hotline.$5,000 Vulnerable Populations
JRSTechnology for staff and clients to facilitate communication.$10,000 Vulnerable Populations
JRSPrepaid smartphones for 20 Clubhouse members.$1,000 Vulnerable Populations