JCPA group picture
Faces of Federation

It is Not Enough to Never Forget

January 27, 2020, marked both the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz and International Holocaust Remembrance Day. It was also a heavy day of…
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Bryan Turkel Praying
Faces of Federation

From the Wrestling Mat to The Jewish Federation

Bryan Turkel is a new addition to our Federation team in the role of Assistant Director of Leadership Development. Read about his Jewish journey and his excitement to share what he has learned along the way.

A group picture of NuRoots Fellows
Faces of Federation

Meet our NuRoots Fellows

Since 2014, The Jewish Federation’s NuRoots Community Fellowship has been shaking up what Jewish life in L.A. looks like for young adults. Dedicated to building community among people in their 20s and 30s, NuRoots Fellows are full-time community builders who focus on reimagining Jewish life through creative experiences, unique communal gatherings, and deep personal connection, helping young adults envision and define what being Jewish means to them personally — on their terms.

Judith Feldman Biking in Tour de Summer Camps
Faces of Federation

Meet 2019 Tour de Summer Camps Rider Judith Feldman

On Sunday, October 27th, The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles will proudly hold the 7th annual Tour de Summer Camps, our community-wide cycling fundraiser that helps send more kids to Jewish summer camp.

Rachel Kaufman Blog, overhead group photo
Faces of Federation

Reflections of a Global Teen Twinning Program Coordinator

Rachel Kaufman is The Jewish Federation’s Global Teen Twinning Program (GTTP) Coordinator and Assistant Principal at Los Angeles Hebrew High School. GTTP is the largest student delegation program in the Jewish world. Every year, hundreds of students in 8th-11th grades from 21 schools in Los Angeles; Tel Aviv; and Vilnius, Lithuania participate in this transformative program.