By Nancy B. Greer President & CEO Last week, 50 leaders in our community — professional, rabbinical, and lay — met at our invitation to discuss current communal challenges and how, together, we might address them. One concern raised by many around the table was a lack of civil discourse,… Continue Reading
Jewish Community Night at the Ballpark
Join us for Jewish Community Night at the ballpark June 6 as the Seattle Mariners take on the Minnesota Twins. Free Mariners hat for all who come to the game! Click here for more information and to RSVP.
Pride Shabbat is a celebration of LGBTQ Jews, their friends, families, and allies. Free and open to all. June 16, at Temple B’nai Torah. Click here for more information and to RSVP.
Jewish Federation Annual Meeting
The Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle is pleased to invite you to our 2017 Annual Meeting. Join us to honor outstanding community leaders and volunteers. Learn about Federation’s impact. Vote on our slate of 2017-18 Board of Directors nominees. Find out more, RSVP.
Creating Jewish Connections For Life
The Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle meets the needs of a fast growing and diverse community of people who want to connect with Jewish life in ways resonating with their passions and interests. We work for the community in three ways: serving as a community voice, strengthening connections to Israel and World Jewry, and making investments in Jewish life, for today and the next generation.
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Six-Day War Retrospective
Remembering, Reliving, and Reflecting on the Six-Day War
What happened in the weeks and days leading up to the Six-Day War? As we approach the 50th anniversary of this historic event that forever changed the makeup of the Middle East, we are pleased to bring you 12 short videos produced by the Jerusalem Post and Jerusalem U, with historical content supervised by Professor Kenneth W. Stein of the Center for Israel Education at Emory University. Through these videos, you can experience the dramatic events of 1967, and how they transformed the State of Israel and the surrounding region, event by event.
Click here to see the videos and to learn more.
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2017 is rich in anniversaries for the Jewish state, Israel, and Jews worldwide – marking the 120th anniversary of the First Zionist Congress, the centennial of the Balfour Declaration, and 70 years since the U.N. General Assembly Partition Resolution calling for two states for two peoples. Of all these momentous… Continue Reading
By Nancy B. Greer President & CEO Israelis pull out the stops to celebrate Yom Ha’atzmaut, Israel’s Independence Day, enjoying concerts, parades, street parties, barbecues, and fireworks. Israel has much to celebrate on Yom Ha’atzmaut, which fell on Monday and Tuesday this week. Since David Ben-Gurion declared the founding of… Continue Reading
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