Emergency Relief for Baton Rouge

Baton Rouge Flood Relief 2016Relentless flooding has devastated southern Louisiana, now a federal disaster area. Following severe storms, rising waters have killed at least 7, destroyed countless homes and forced tens of thousands to flee for their lives—including Federation staff and many from the local Jewish community. Support the Jewish Federation of Greater Baton Rouge as they meet urgent needs by donating here. One hundred percent of your donation to will go to the Baton Rouge Flood Relief Fund.

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2016 Annual Meeting

2016 Annual Meeting
August 30, 7:00 PM

Your 2016 contribution to the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh did good in the 'Burgh and beyond! SEE THE GOOD you and others did this year. Attend the Federation's Annual Meeting.

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Apples and Honey Fall Festival

Apples & Honey Fall Festival
September 25, 1:00-4:00 PM

Celebrate a Sweet New Year with Shalom Pittsburgh and the Pittsburgh Jewish Community! Join us for a celebration in the park with apples and honey, crafts, activities, a bounce house, shofar making, and more!

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General Assembly 2016

General Assembly 2016: Washington, DC
November 13-15, 2016

Be a part of the upcoming GA in Washington DC, co-chaired this year by Pittsburgh's own Cynthia and David Shapira. Listen to world renowned speakers Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks and Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Check out the full schedule online.

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A Message from Jeff

This week, I am proud that Jessica Smith, our Director of Campaign and Financial Resource Development, has asked to share thoughts about an experience she had this summer:

The interesting thing about the Annual Campaign is that it is, by its very nature, ANNUAL. It is cyclical. It is virtually, the same each and every year. I have often been asked – "Doesn't running an ANNUAL Campaign get boring? As Director of the Annual Campaign, you must do the same thing year in and year out." Nothing could be further from the truth ...



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2016 Press Releases

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* Federation Invites the Community to "See the Good" at its 2016 Annual Meeting
* Three New Staffers Join Federation to Serve Jewish Pittsburgh
* Jewish Federation Gives $22 Million to Benefit Human Services, Community Programs and Planning
* Susan Berman Receives 2016 Gerald S. Ostrow Volunteer of the Year Award
* Three Organizations will receive $13,875 in Fourth-Round Funding from SteelTree Fund
* Jewish Pittsburgh Heartbroken Over Mass LGBT Shooting in Orlando
* Biblical Scholar and Author Avivah Gottlieb Zornberg Makes First Pittsburgh Visit to Present Three-Part Series
* Unsung Jewish Heroes Celebration to Honor 20 Local Educators and Highlight the Latest in Community Education
* Federation's Israel Week, May 9-15, with Special Guests and Activities for All Ages
* Award-Winning Israeli Scholar Daniel Gordis to Speak at Federation's Annual Campaign Thank You Event
* Jewish Community Foundation's Annual Investment Meeting will Spotlight Foundation Assets and Economic Prospects
* Vibrant Pittsburgh and Urban Affairs Foundation Offer Mini Grants to Strengthen Civic Engagement Among the Region's Diverse Community-Based Organizations
* International Panel will Present Second Annual Education Day -- Israeli Arabs and Jews: A Shared Society
* Three Expert Panelists to Lead Jewish Pittsburgh and the Refugee Crisis: A Community Conversation
* Federation will Welcome Rabbi Amy Bardack as Jewish Education and Capacity-Building Director
* Community Day School's Eileen Freedman Named Recipient of Ira and Nanette Gordon Communiity Achievement Award
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