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Memphis Jewish Federation Invests in Israel Experiences for Local Youth

By Gila GolderExciting. Meaningful.Spiritual. Special. Amazing. Outstanding. These are just some of the adjectivesstudent participants used to describe their Spring 2019 Israel experiences, ledby Bornblum Jewish Community School and Margolin Hebrew Academy/FeinstoneYeshiva of the South and made possible by significant grants from MemphisJewish…

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Memphis Jewish Community Welcomes Teen Scouts from Israel

By Gila GolderSchool’s out,temperatures are climbing, grills are popping up in backyards— and twovivacious and energetic Israeli teens are in town, engaging with the communityand serving as informal goodwillambassadors for Israel. Must be summer in Memphis!Reut Shnitzer, 17 (on the left above), and…

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Faces of Memphis and Shoham: David Bearman

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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