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UPCOMING EVENTS & IMPORTANT DATES

Chanukah / חנוכה

December 22 @ 4:45 pm - December 30 @ 5:00 pm

Anniversary of the Liberation of Auschwitz – Film

January 27, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Tu BiShvat / טו בשבט

February 10, 2020 @ 5:25 pm - February 11, 2020 @ 6:00 pm

IN THE NEWS

EITC Advocacy in Harrisburg

Representatives from local Jewish non-public schools joined hundreds of other advocates on May 7, 2019, at the annual EITC/OSTC Advocacy Day in Harrisburg sponsored in part by the Orthodox Union’s Teach PA coalition. The purpose [...]

Rediscovering Jewish Infrastructure: 2018 Update on United States Eighteenth and Nineteenth-Century Synagogues

This article – the third in a series – will document buildings which were originally erected as synagogues in the United States in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries and are still standing today.  Calling attention [...]

By | January 4th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh: VICTIMS OF TERROR FUND

Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh: VICTIMS OF TERROR FUND Our hearts are broken. We join in mourning the victims of the tragedy in Pittsburgh's Jewish community. We also pray for healing for those who were injured [...]

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Israeli Honored by Queen for ‘Strengthening Tech Partnership’ with UK

Haim Shani is being honored for his contribution to the flourishing tech collaboration between the U.K. and Israel. By: Mara Vigevani/TPS  Haim Shani will be appointed an Honorary Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) [...]

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Moroccan king orders Holocaust studies added to school curriculum

“Education has the power to fight against discrimination and racism and against the ugly phenomenon of anti-Semitism,” stated King Mohammed VI of Morocco. King Mohammed VI of Morocco on Wednesday ordered that the Holocaust be [...]

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