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Young, Jewish, in L.A.? There’s an app for that.

Young, Jewish, in L.A.? There’s an app for that.

There’s a new app in town, and it’s changing the way Jews in their 20s and 30s find, share and attend local events. Read More »

D2: Mothers, Daughters and More at the Shore

D2: Mothers, Daughters and More at the Shore

Where can you connect with other women who share your Jewish values, meet a best-selling author and journalist, and enjoy an elegant brunch in support of our Federation’s impactful work around the globe? D2: L’Dor V’Dor on Wednesday, October 1st at the Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows in Santa Monica! Read More »

Ensuring the Safety of our Community

Ensuring the Safety of our Community

From Operation Protective Edge in Israel to the devastating terrorist acts carried out by ISIS in Syria, current events have been affecting Jewish communities worldwide and, as an unfortunate result, anti-Semitic incidents are on the rise. Just this summer in Los Angeles, comedian Elon Gold and his family were victims of a hate incident on Shabbat, and flyers with swastikas appeared at a Jewish-owned business near UCLA. Fortunately, our Federation has stepped up to improve safety and security in L.A. Read More »

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The Importance of Jewish Summer Camp in My Life

The Importance of Jewish Summer Camp in My Life

As the proud father of four Jewish summer campers, the husband of a Jewish summer camper and a former Jewish camper myself, I can tell you that camps had a profound impact on my family’s connection to Judaism. While I’m passionate about making sure more kids in our community can attend Jewish summer camps, I also love cycling. That’s why I decided to bring the two together. Read More »

The ChangeMaker Challenge: Transform L.A. with Your Ideas

The ChangeMaker Challenge: Transform L.A. with Your Ideas

In 2013, The Jewish Federation’s Community Engagement Strategic Initiative proved that Angelenos can make a great impact on our communities—so we’re building on last year’s success by holding our second annual ChangeMaker Challenge! Read More »

On Behalf of Genocide Victims Around the World

On Behalf of Genocide Victims Around the World

As a Jewish people, we are all too familiar with genocide. When we say “never again” it not only means standing up for ourselves, but for people of other faiths or nationalities who are being systematically persecuted and killed. Today, that means speaking out on behalf of Christians in parts of Africa and the Middle East, as well as religious minorities in northern Iraq who are being murdered by the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS). Read More »

3rd Annual Multigenerational Shabbat in the Park Offers Something for All

3rd Annual Multigenerational Shabbat in the Park Offers Something for All

On Friday, August 15th, The Jewish Federation Valley Alliance, together with Shalom Institute, West Valley Rabbinic Task Force, and 14 other Valley synagogues and institutions, once again welcomed the Los Angeles Valley Jewish community to the third annual Shabbat in the Park. Read More »

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