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Free Jewish Books Bring Families Together

Five Memphis families ofdiverse Jewish backgrounds gather around a table, little ones wiggling in theirarms. Each adult is holding a blessing card and together they sing and welcomeShabbat. The dinner conversation ranges from Jewish values to parentingchallenges, with intermittent pauses to clean up spilled milk and…

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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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Hillels of Memphis Welcomes Sophie Bloch

When Jewish students begin classes at Universityof Memphis and Rhodes College this fall, Sophie Bloch will be at the forefrontto help them navigate Jewish life throughout their college journey.As Jewish Community Partners’ new Director of Hillels of Memphis and Director of Student Life, Sophie brings enthusiasm and…

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