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Hannah Siegler: My Teen Israel Experience

Hannah Siegler, the daughter of Stacy and Jerry Siegler, is an 11th grade student at Lausanne Collegiate School. Memphis Jewish Federation’s Lemsky Endowment Fund provided her with a Teen Israel Experience grant to help offset the costs of her Summer 2019 NFTY program in Israel. All rising juniors and…

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Sophie Skolnick: My Teen Israel Experience

My experience in Israel was amazing and had a major impacton my life. The trip was filled with amazing teens and staff who made me feelexcited about Israel and Judaism. My time in Israel would not have been nearlythe same without all of these wonderful people I…

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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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