On MLK Day, honor Dr. King’s legacy of justice and service by participating in local events. Join the MLK Day of Service for volunteer activities and food justice advocacy. Attend the Kingdom Day Parade celebrating Dr. King’s vision. Contribute to the MLK Day Clothing Drive and enjoy a community breakfast. Explore virtual service opportunities with JFNA and Repair the World.
Join us at MainStage, the Jewish Federation’s annual young adult fundraiser on November 29th at Avalon Hollywood. Be inspired, be social, be generous! Last year, young professionals brought in over $1 million to help the Federation. Don’t miss out on this night full of food, talent, drinks and more! Get your ticket now at www.MainStageLA.org. #MainStageLA #JFedLA
Join rider Jeffrey Kaplan in the 4th annual Tour de Summer Camps on October 30th! Help provide scholarships for kids to attend Jewish summer camp and build a lifelong connection to Jewish identity. Choose from 18, 36, 62, or 100-mile courses. Don’t worry about the distance – there are rest stops and plenty of support along the way. Sign up, volunteer, or donate today!
Join us at the annual It Takes A Woman luncheon, where nearly 400 women gathered to support the work of Federation. Keynote speaker Lacey Schwartz shared her personal story of discovery and connection. Together, we can improve the world and create a warm, welcoming, and inclusive community for all. Check out photos from the event!
Join us for a remarkable evening in a beautiful garden as IDF Colonel Miri Eisin shares her insights on the challenges facing Israel. This Susan S. Pritzker Series event brings together remarkable women and men from the Jewish community to engage, grow, and give back. Contact Karen Sternfeld at (323) 761-8224 or email@example.com for more information.
Discover your family connections at The Jewish Federation Valley Alliance Major Gifts Dinner. Author A.J. Jacobs reveals how we are all interrelated in his next project. Join us for an evening of community and connection, featuring anecdotes from Jacobs’ book and discussions on gratitude, responsibility, and compassion. Support our Federation’s commitment to security and learn more about our campaign by contacting Lori Tessel.
Celebrate community and freedom at our annual Community Passover Seder, hosted by our Federation’s Community Engagement Strategic Initiative. Join local leaders, activists, and elected officials as we come together to build a better Los Angeles. Hear personal accounts, engage in thought-provoking dialogue, and learn how you can address critical issues like homelessness. Visit www.JewishLA.org/ce for more information.
Super Sunday 2015 was a huge success, raising over $1.2 million for our Federation. With a rockin’ band and delicious breakfast, the event was filled with positive energy. We heard inspiring stories about how our Federation’s initiatives are making a difference in our community, and celebrated the dedication of our volunteers and community members.
Discover the impact of our Federation and the challenges faced by Jews around the world at Global Jewry: One People, One World. Gain insight from community activists on rising anti-Semitism, the crisis in Ukraine, and the situation in Israel. Learn how we respond to crises and revitalize Jewish life in over 70 countries. Join us on our international missions in 2015.
PresenTenseLA Launch Night showcased the innovative projects of this year’s 11 Fellows, who aim to make Los Angeles, the Jewish community, and the world more inclusive. The event was supported in part by a Cutting Edge Grant from The Jewish Community Foundation. Learn more about the Fellows and their projects at www.PresenTenseLA.org.
“Connect for Good at the REC Dinner: Honoree Jesse Sharf shares his passion for philanthropy and the importance of giving back. Find out how he is making a difference in the lives of others and teaching his children about the value of helping those in need. Learn more about the REC Division and how you can get involved.”
Join us this Sunday night for the L.A. County Sheriff Candidates Debate hosted by the Jewish Community. Meet the candidates and engage in the local political process. RSVP now for this free event at the Westside JCC. Don’t miss this opportunity to have your voice heard. For more information, contact Debate@ShomrimSoCal.org.
Join us at the 41st Annual Jewish Federation Dinner at Del Rey Yacht Club, where we celebrate our commitment to The Jewish Federation and the life-changing work we accomplish together. With remarks from Event Co-Chair Pauline Dror and a passionate speech from our Federation’s President & CEO Jay Sanderson, this event raised $155,000 for our 2014 Annual Campaign. Don’t miss out on this magnificent event!
Legendary director James Burrows shares insights and stories from his illustrious career at our Federation’s Entertainment Division event. With 10 Emmy® awards and 4 DGA awards under his belt, Burrows has directed iconic TV comedies including Will & Grace, Friends, Cheers, and Taxi. Attendees gained valuable knowledge and advice for their own careers. Contact us for more information on our Entertainment Division.
Join us on October 1st for D2: L’Dor V’Dor, a vibrant and entertaining brunch for women of all generations. Featuring guest speaker Vanessa Hidary, also known as “The Hebrew Mamita,” this event is sure to be both relevant and meaningful. Don’t miss out on this unforgettable experience at the beautiful Beverly Hills home of Jeanne and Tony Pritzker. Register now for D2: L’Dor V’Dor!
Assembly member Holly Mitchell, one of the state’s most successful legislators, discusses pressing issues facing Los Angeles and California in a frank conversation with Jewish leaders. Mitchell emphasizes the need for community engagement in the civic and political process, particularly in light of recent state budget cuts affecting underserved communities. Join The Jewish Federation’s Community Engagement Council to shape the future of our city. Contact CEC@JewishLA.org or call (323) 761-8163 for more information.
Join us at the UNITE “Blue and White Party” to celebrate Israel’s 65th Independence Day. With over 1,000 young Jewish professionals in attendance, it was an unforgettable night of Israeli pride. Check out our Facebook gallery for photos and join the conversation. Don’t miss out on future events like the Celebrate Israel Festival and our summer trips to Israel.
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“An Evening with Ambassador Michael Oren: Historic Similarities between America and Israel. Find out how Ambassador Oren’s background has shaped his role as Israel’s Ambassador to the U.S. Learn about the prospects for peace, Iran’s nuclear capabilities, and Israel’s advanced defense systems. Join our advocacy for Israel and its people. Contact Israel@JewishLA.org.”
YALA (Young Adults of Los Angeles) celebrates its first year with 80 programs, 11 Clusters, and unforgettable experiences in Israel. Over 1,200 young adults attended YALA events, 230 became Federation donors, and 415 joined the Summer Soiree. With new clusters and volunteer opportunities, YALA is a vibrant community making a difference in Los Angeles and beyond. Learn more at www.yala.org.