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Wednesday 07/12/2017
Donor offers matching grant challenge to help EVJCC after flood
Posted: July 12, 2017

The East Valley JCC reopened its building July 10 after a pipe burst over Memorial Day weekend, flooding its building and forcing a temporary relocation.

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Wednesday 07/05/2017
Registration now open for IAC Eitanim 2017-2018
Posted: July 05, 2017

Registration for IAC Eitanim 2017-2018 is now open for middle and high school students

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Let the games begin!
Posted: July 05, 2017

More than a dozen Valley athletes of all ages are in Israel to take part in the 20th Annual Maccabiah Games as members of Team USA. Dubbed the “Jewish Olympics,” the games opened on July 4 and run through July 18. Team Maccabi USA sent more than 1,100 athletes to compete against 10,000 other athletes hailing from more than 80 nations. Jewish News asked the Valley athletes to send photos of themselves as they prepared for the games. JN

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Local women to build leadership skills in Israel
Posted: July 05, 2017

The Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center (VOSJCC) and the Jewish Federation of Greater Phoenix will be taking a group of local Jewish mothers to Israel later this month as part of a program to develop leadership skills.

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Kollel celebrates newly ordained rabbis
Posted: July 05, 2017

Six young professionals recently earned their Orthodox rabbinical ordination (smicha) after studying for two years with Rabbi Sholom Skolnik at the Phoenix Community Kollel.

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Valley medical student travels to Washington to discuss health care repeal legislation
Posted: July 05, 2017

The plan was for Jason Hirshberg to join fellow medical school students and members of a national health care advocacy group on Capitol Hill, where they’d voice their opposition to the Republican-backed Senate bill aimed at repealing and replacing the Affordable Care Act. Instead, Hirshberg found himself observing a political maelstrom.

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Phoenix Mikvah construction continues through summer
Posted: July 05, 2017

Construction for the Phoenix Mikvah is in progress this summer with plans to open by Rosh Hashanah.

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Wednesday 06/28/2017
Volunteers needed for upcoming Operation Back to School Chandler
Posted: June 28, 2017

The City of Chandler Diversity Office and its community partners are seeking volunteers for Operation Back to School Chandler, a back-to-school donation drive that will take place 7-11 a.m. Saturday, July 22, at Chandler High School, 350 N. Arizona Ave.

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Caregiver mentor program seeks volunteers
Posted: June 28, 2017

Duet: Partners in Health & Aging, a nonprofit interfaith organization, will hold a training session for its caregiver-to-caregiver mentor program noon-4 p.m. Monday, July 3, at Church of the Beatitudes, 555 W. Glendale Ave., Phoenix.

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