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Open Your Doors to the Israeli Scouts

UPDATE: Host families are still needed for Scouts. The two summer Scouts need homes for the week of June 18-25 and the week of June 25-July 2, and the Caravan Scouts are in need of housing June 25 to 29. Contact Gila Golder for information about how and…

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JCP Staff Spotlight: Gila Golder

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.  Gila GolderCommunity Impact Associate Birthplace: West Long Branch, New Jersey, but…

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Happily Living in Jewish Memphis

By Shoshana Cenker“Memphis? You’re moving back to Memphis?”That was the question many of our friends and family asked us when my husband Dovid and I decided we’d leave his hometown of Atlanta and move our family to my hometown – Memphis.And to be honest, I never…

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Temple Israel to Host Interfaith Panel Discussion

This evening (Monday, March 27 at 7:00 pm) Temple Israel will host an interfaith panel discussion to highlight the Memphis faith community’s shared dedication to social justice issues. Aptly named, “Why Justice is Foundational to Christianity, Islam, and Judaism”, the discussion will be led by Rabbi Micah Greenstein…

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