JCC Job Board Connects to Largest Online Job Board in World

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JCC Association has entered into an agreement with www.indeed.com, the largest online job board in the world to list all of the jobs from www.jccworks.com onto their job board on a daily basis. When a JCC lists job on jccworks, that job will also appear on indeed.com approximately 24 hours later. In the same way, […]

Second Cohort of JELI Fellows Begin Training Program

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The Jewish Theological Seminary (JTS) and JCC Association are pleased to announce the second cohort of the Jewish Experiential Leadership Institute (JELI), an online and in-person leadership and professional development program specifically designed for JCC professionals. The fellowship program, supported by generous funding from the Jim Joseph Foundation, is the result of collaborative efforts among […]

JCC Association Awards Five Graduate Education Scholarships for 2013-2014

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JCC Association is proud to announce the recipients of the 2013-2014 JCC Association Graduate Education Scholarship. The five awardees are from different parts of the U.S., and will be studying at a variety of schools. With a strong commitment to the Jewish community and the JCC Movement, recipients of the JCC Association Graduate Scholarship study […]

JCCs Enter Third Annual Fantasy Football Challenge

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Most of the country may be enjoying the end of summer, but the 19 million Americans who play fantasy football are looking ahead to fall and daydreaming about their perfect teams. Not to worry. JCC Association is finalizing preparations for the third annual JCCs of North America Fantasy Football Challenge (The Challenge).  Participants compete locally […]

JCC Day Camps in the News

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We’re in the middle of camp season so it should be no surprise that JCC day camps are in the news. Two recent stories about JCC Camps at Medford in southern New Jersey, Camp JCC in the Washington D.C. area,  and Camp Kehilla in Long Island, New York highlight the special benefits of JCC day camps. […]

JCCs of North America App Brings JCC Information to Smartphones

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Nine Jewish Community Centers across North America are the first to take advantage of JCC Association’s new mobile initiative, the JCCs of North America App. The JCCs of North America App is now available for download in the Apple App Store and Google Play Store, and enables JCCs to offer users the information they want […]

Reaching Out to Jewish Teens: JCC Maccabi Games/ArtsFest

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This article appeared in the summer issue of JCC Circle. by Anna Khomina Juggling friends, homework, Facebook updates, college applications, the latest on their Twitter feeds, plus extracurricular activities that make their college essays noteworthy does not leave much time for Jewish teens to reflect on their connections to Jewish life and their own Jewish […]

JCCs Address New Challenges in the Early Childhood Marketplace

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The article was originally featured in JCC Circle Summer 2013. When in his State of the Union address, President Obama called to make “high-quality preschool available to every child in America,” he echoed the opinions of many child-development experts. The world is finally recognizing the value of a developmentally appropriate early childhood education. More state […]

It’s Maccabiah Time

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This post is a continuation from our eNews. A group of JCC Association board members will be enjoying watching world-class Jewish athletes at the Maccabiah Games in Israel this month when they combine a visit to the Jewish State with attendance at the “Jewish Olympics.” Planned through our office in Jerusalem, the trip focuses on […]

If the Community Wants It, They Will Go

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This post was written for eJewish Philanthropy and written by Yaron Lipschitz, Program Director of JCC Maccabi Israel. As the director of JCC Association’s teen travel program JCC Maccabi Israel (JMI), I am acutely aware of the need to encourage Jewish teens to visit and spend time in Israel. I am happy to report that […]