People

BBYO: Forming Jewish Identity

-By Sam Canales, pictured above (second from the left) with his immediate family- brother Aaron, mother Stacy, and father Art Canales. Photos by Barry MarkowitzSam Canales read an abridged version of this speech at Jewish Community Partner’s Pillars of the Community event this week, honoring the families, organizations…

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Arts & Culture

Upstanders Mural: Extraordinary Memphians

Photos and some text taken from the Memphis Daily News.Nina Katz, Lucy Tibbs and Rev. Billy Kyles are among the social justice figures in Memphis history honored in a new Downtown mural unveiled on Tuesday, Nov. 22.Katz is one of a few Jewish Mempians honored in the mural…

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People

Giving Tuesday: Double Your Dollars

We’re a week away from Giving Tuesday, which was a colossally important fundraising day for us last year. The Memphis community responded to our call for support with tremendous generosity, and we’re excited to see it happen again!Remember: donating on Tuesday, November 29 makes twice the impact…

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