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Stronger Together: Security Partners Inside and Outside the Jewish Community

Working with experts, assessing vulnerabilities, gathering resources, forming partnerships, improving communication, training staff and leadership.This is the work of the Jewish Community Security Council which was formed nearly four years ago to improve the security posture of the Memphis Jewish community. Convened by Jewish Community Partners (JCP), the council…

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And Then Came Irma

Hurricane Irma came snipping at the heels of Harvey, swirling up the Floridian peninsula with catastrophic winds, rising seas, and pounding rain.Despite difficult conditions, emergency officials are working to assess the damage that has upended the lives of millions of people.Help us help the victims of Hurricane Irma…

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Facing Our History and Each Other After Charlottesville

Originally published in the Commercial Appeal.Facing History and Ourselves is an international educational non-profit dedicated to erasing bigotry and racism around the globe. They are funded in part by your gifts to Memphis Jewish Federation’s Annual Community Campaign. By Michele Becton and Efraim WienerMichele Becton is…

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