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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Faces of Memphis and Shoham: Felicitas Sloves

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 the Jewish Agency for Israel’s…

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Barry Israel: Ham Radio is Alive and Well

By Barry IsraelPictured above: This was taken at a friend’s “shack” here in Germantown. My name is Barry Israel and my ham radio call sign is KC4SVR.  I am a proud member of several programs at Jewish Family Services including “special needs” equine therapy, a highly educational…

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