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Wednesday 11/29/2017
Annual holiday event raises funds for interfaith group Duet
Posted: November 29, 2017

Duet: Partners In Health & Aging continues an almost 30-year-old tradition of raising funds for the interfaith organization during the holidays.

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Synagogues collect used computers to help Valley refugees
Posted: November 29, 2017

Temple Chai and Temple Kol Ami are both now official collection centers for PCs for Refugees (PFR), a local nonprofit that refurbishes old computers and gives them to refugees in the Valley.

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Wednesday 11/22/2017
Hebrew High students to spend winter break helping with hurricane relief
Posted: November 22, 2017

Next month, a group of teenagers from around the Valley will be in Houston from Dec. 24-29 to help with Hurricane Harvey relief efforts as part of the Bureau of Jewish Education’s (BJE) second Hebrew High Winter Care-A-Van.

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Wednesday 10/04/2017
Jewish community organizes relief efforts for Puerto Rico
Posted: October 04, 2017

With Puerto Rico still reeling from the devastation left by Hurricane Maria, Valley residents and Jewish organizations are working together to help the beleaguered island.

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Wednesday 08/09/2017
From strangers to friends thanks to a local nonprofit
Posted: August 09, 2017

When Suzanne Fuchs first arrived at Shirley Kaiser’s doorstep about two years ago, she was pleasantly surprised to see a mezuzah affixed to the doorpost.

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Wednesday 07/19/2017
Arizona Talking Book Library maintains the joys of reading
Posted: July 19, 2017

For most people, reading a book or magazine is an easy activity, but for those who are visually impaired or physically limited, reading can be an impossible task.

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Wednesday 07/05/2017
Duet offers a variety of support groups for caregivers
Posted: July 05, 2017

The interfaith organization Duet: Partners in Health & Aging, provides a number of support groups across the Valley to caregivers that are specific to their needs.

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Children in need seek Jewish day school scholarships
Posted: July 05, 2017

About 75 children who attended local Jewish day schools last year received a supplemental scholarship from the Jewish Day School Scholarship Fund, but with tuition rates rising, more funds will be needed.

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