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Faces of Memphis and Shoham: Gabby Bray

Photo and interview by Gila Golder Part of Memphis Jewish Federation’s ongoing efforts to connect Memphis and Israel, the 70 Faces of Memphis and Shoham project was designed to form real connections between the people of Jewish Memphis and the people of Shoham, Israel, Memphis’s partner city through…

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Memphis Jewish Federation to Host Shoham Mother of Fallen Soldier

Memphis Jewish Federation announced that the Memphis-ShohamPartnership is bringing to Memphis Zehava Shneor, mother of fallen ShohamIsraeli soldier Sarit Shneor. While in Memphis, Zehava will interact with a broad swath ofthe Memphis Jewish community, including Beth Sholom teens, Bornblum middleschool students, Margolin Hebrew Academy middle…

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My Israel Story- Rebecca Sabin

This past summer, I was fortunate to be able to spend 10weeks in Israel. One of the highlights of my trip was the 6 days I spent inShoham, Memphis’s sister city. I stayed with two host families, and I helped atthe Gan (preschool), assisting in a…

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Giving Together Impacts Jewish Lives

Pictured Above: Temple Israel’s Institute of Jewish Rock is one of many programs funded in part by Memphis Jewish Federation’s Annual Community Campaign. Pictured here, participating kids joined Nefesh Mountain on the Levitt Shell stage to show off their talents. Doing yoga four or five times a week…

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