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JCRS Camp & College Scholarship Deadlines: February 15 & May 31

 Southern Jewish  families seeking financial assistance to send their children to Jewish overnight camp, and  families in search of funds to pay the costs of undergraduate college education , have a special friend in the Jewish Children’s Regional Service (JCRS), the oldest and only regional  Jewish children’s social service…

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Faces of Memphis and Shoham: Alayne Shoenfeld

Interview by Gila GolderPhotos by Rivka BravermanPart of Memphis Jewish Federation’s ongoing efforts to connect Memphis and Israel in meaningful ways, 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…

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Jewish Community By My Side at Rhodes College

By Emma FigarskyThere are currently five Jewish Community Fellows at Rhodes College. As part of their fellowship, they periodically share their experiences as Jewish college students with the larger community. More information about the Fellowship can be found on the JCP website. When I was growing up, change was…

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Dear Diary: The Germans Invaded Lodz Today

By Rakhel Finkelstein 9th grade, Goldie Margolin School for GirlsThis essay won second place in last year’s Holocaust Art and Essay Contest, open to all 6-12 students in Tennessee and the Mid-South. This year’s contest is just gearing up. The image is one of two…

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