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Putting the Pieces Together | Shabbat Shalom 8 Kislev 5783 שַׁבָּת שָׁלוֹם

By Doron Krakow Putting the Pieces Together Not long ago I marked five years since…

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JCC Talent: Strategically Investing in the People Who Make Our JCCs Thrive

By Mark S. Young In 2004, I was a recruiter in the human resources department…

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Celebrating Our Diverse Communities and Our Shared Stories

By Randy Ellen Lutterman and Isabel Mares The first months of the Jewish New Year…

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May You Live Through Interesting Times | Shabbat Shalom 17 Cheshvan 5783 שַׁבָּת שָׁלוֹם

By Rabbi Irv Elson May You Live Through Interesting Times One of my favorite fortune…

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When Jewish Professionals Visit Israel Together, the Whole Community Wins

Staff members at the Jewish Community Alliance (JCA) in Jacksonville, Fla., recently joined colleagues from…

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Lecha Lecha | Shabbat Shalom 10 Cheshvan 5783 שַׁבָּת שָׁלוֹם

By Doron Krakow Lecha Lecha Four thousand years. As a people, we are endowed with…

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How a Special Community Partnership Saved Our JCCs (And Can Save Yours)

By Shana Penn and Yana Kalika In times of scarcity, we typically turn inward. The…

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Here We Go Again: Israelis at the Polls

By Leah Garber Weary and divided, frustrated, and disappointed, yesterday the Israeli people went back…

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Uncertainty | Shabbat Shalom 3 Cheshvan 5783 שַׁבָּת שָׁלוֹם

By Doron Krakow Uncertainty This week’s Torah portion is Parshat Noach—the story of Noah and…

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Joining Hands With a Modern-Day Hero | Shabbat Shalom 12 Tishrei 5783 שַׁבָּת שָׁלוֹם

By Doron Krakow Joining Hands With a Modern-Day Hero A commitment to service. Personal ties.…

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