Browsing Tag: Jewish Community Partners

People

JCP Staff Spotlight: Alyson Chensasky

Many readers know the Jewish Community Partners staff through our work. Each Friday, you’ll hear from a different member of the team in our own words, sharing more of the story of who we are.   Alyson ChensaskyDirector, Endowment and Professional Advisor Development Birthplace: Duncan, Oklahoma.College…

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Free Expressions of Faith

By Ariel WexlerMy trip to Israel was a life-changing experience that connected me to my sense of spirituality and Judaism, and also allowed me to form friendships that will last a lifetime. My trip was through BBYO, and it was called ILSI (International Leadership Seminar in Israel). One…

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News

2016: JCP Made an Impact

Though we’re still smack in the middle of our 2017 Annual Community Campaign and need every donor to give, we wanted to pause and share our pride in what community giving was able to accomplish in 2016, in Memphis, in Israel, and around the world.It’s because of…

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Arts & Culture, People

2017 Holocaust Art and Essay Contest

They are stark, profound ideas for Jewish middle and high school to ponder: the portrayal of Jews as rats, dogs, and parasites in Nazi propaganda; the Nazi obsession with racial purity; Nazi medical experimentation “for the greater good”; Nazi ideology asserting that Jews posed a serious threat to German society…

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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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