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A Reflection on the Community Internship Program

A Reflection on the Community Internship Program

Please enjoy this submission from one of the 29 high school students who participated in The Jewish Federation’s inaugural Community Internship Program* from June 17th – July 9th. Read More »

My Personal Taglit: Adventures in Israel on Birthright and Beyond - Part 2

My Personal Taglit: Adventures in Israel on Birthright and Beyond - Part 2

We have begun our Onward Israel adventure: 19 Jewish youth from the Los Angeles area, from all different backgrounds and with varying professional and academic aspirations, have gathered in Tel Aviv for summer internships. Living together in a 4- story apartment complex Read More »

Special Olympics World Summer Games Update — About Ron Segal

Special Olympics World Summer Games Update — About Ron Segal

Ron Segal, one of the Special Olympics athletes from Israel competing in this year’s World Games, shares his inspiring story: Read More »

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Special Olympics World Summer Games Update - About Maya Hertz

Special Olympics World Summer Games Update - About Maya Hertz

The 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games open on July 25th in Los Angeles. Over 40 Israeli competitors will be among the more than 7,000 Special Olympics athletes from 177 nations to compete in 25 Olympic-type sports this year. It's a world stage for the athletes to demonstrate their courage, determination, and spirit of Read More »

Special Olympics World Summer Games Update - About Mati Oren

Special Olympics World Summer Games Update - About Mati Oren

The 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games open on July 25th in Los Angeles. Over 40 Israeli competitors will be among the more than 7,000 Special Olympics athletes from 177 nations to compete in 25 Olympic-type sports this year. It's a world stage for the athletes to demonstrate their courage, determination Read More »

My Personal Taglit: Adventures in Israel on Birthright and Beyond

My Personal Taglit: Adventures in Israel on Birthright and Beyond

Ten days after graduation I moved out of my college house, said goodbye to my family and my roommates of the past five years, packed my bags, and got on a plane heading to a country I had never been before — Israel, the Holy Land, the Promised Land, the disputed land, the land of war Read More »

Kick Off 100 Days of Giving With Us!

Kick Off 100 Days of Giving With Us!

A lot can be done in 100 days — even more when we team up! From the start of the summer to the end of Sukkot, The Jewish Federation Valley Alliance will be hosting events (listed below) to reach out to Jews throughout the five valleys, bringing us together in support of our local and global community. Your gift during these 100 days can change a life... Read More »

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