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Federation allocates nearly $1.8 million

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The Jewish Federation of Greater Phoenix has announced that it has allocated nearly $1.8 million for 2017, with $1.4 million for local Jewish …

AZJHS to open exhibit about ‘Love & Marriage’

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The Arizona Jewish Historical Society will open its new exhibit, “Love & Marriage: The Cultural Evolution of Jewish Weddings from 1912 to …

SCC presents ‘Kindertransport’ play

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As part of Scottsdale Community College’s fifth annual Genocide Awareness Week, SCC’s School of Film+Theatre will present two free productions…

Gesher to host special needs community dance

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Gesher Disability Resources (formerly the Council for Jews With Special Needs) will host its second annual special needs community dance 7-10 …

EVJCC to host workshops for parents and their children

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The East Valley JCC will host parent and child workshops on April 23 at the center, 908 N. Alma School Road, Chandler. An elementary school wo…

VOSJCC, Phoenix Art Museum partner for discussion about Nazi art thieves

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“On the Trail of Nazi Art Thieves,” a discussion with David and Hannah Lewis, will be held at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 26, at the Valley of …

Friendship Circle thanks teen volunteers

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The Friendship Circle will host a Celebration of Friendship & Inspiration honoring its teen volunteers, 6:30 p.m. Thursday, May 4, at the …

City of Scottsdale hosts Golden Rule Breakfast

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ervice organizations, clergy, police and community leaders will gather in Scottsdale on April 28 to affirm the community’s commitment to treat…

Sedona synagogue holds ethical will workshop

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The Jewish Community of Sedona and the Verde Valley will host a two-hour workshop on writing an ethical will 2-4 p.m. Thursday, April 27, at t…

Goodmans wins BOOST! prize

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The Arizona Community Foundation’s Pakis Center for Business Philanthropy has chosen Goodmans Interior Structures as one of its first-ever win…

‘Corner Office’ provides advice to Jewish businesses

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The Jewish Federation of Greater Phoenix will host “Corner Office: Lessons from Jewish Businesses” starting at 5:30 p.m., Wednesday, May 3, at…

Reconsecration ceremony of Holocaust memorial at Temple Beth Shalom aims to unite community

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The Holocaust memorial sculpture damaged by vandals late last year at Temple Beth Shalom will be re-consecrated during a special ceremony at 3…

Out and About: April 21, 2017

Out and About: April 21, 2017

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Out and About features photos of community members around the Valley and the world. Submit photos and details each week to photos@jewishaz.com.

Out and About: April 14, 2017

Out and About: April 14, 2017

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Out and About features photos of community members around the Valley and the world. Submit photos and details each week to photos@jewishaz.com.

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JCF grants total $218,327

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The Jewish Community Foundation of Greater Phoenix has awarded $218,327 in discretionary grants for programs ranging from school enrichment an…

Women struggling for equal rights at the Western Wall

Women struggling for equal rights at the Western Wall

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Women of the Wall, the activist and advocacy group fighting for pluralistic access to the Western Wall, was formed not in the mid-1990s or the…

Campaign aims to raise funds to upgrade security at campus

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The recent upsurge in anti-Semitic incidents in the Valley and across the nation has sharpened the focus on plans to fund and implement new se…

Author shares her ‘crazy’ mother-daughter relationship

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The Jewish Federation of Greater Phoenix’s NowGen & Women’s Philanthropy will host an evening with Kate Siegel, the writer and social medi…