Browsing Tag: Shoham Memphis

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Faces of Memphis and Shoham: Cindi Weinstein

Interviewand photo by Lynnie MirvisPart 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…

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Faces of Memphis and Shoham: Bert Wolff

Interview by Gila Golder Photo by Ronnie BoozePart of Memphis Jewish Federation’s ongoingefforts to connect Memphis and Israel, the 70 Faces of Memphis and Shohamproject was designed to form real connections between the people of JewishMemphis and the people of Shoham, Israel, Memphis’s partner…

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Memphis-Shoham Partnership: Celebrating Thanksgiving2Gether

Memphis Jewish Federation’s partnership with the central Israeli city of Shoham, which is part of the Jewish Agency for Israel (JAFI)’s Partnership2Gether program, has led to many meaningful relationships blossoming between members of the two linked communities. This item, from a recent JAFI newsletter about partnerships like ours…

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An Israeli in Memphis: I Feel an Embrace

Tali Versano Eisman, resident of Memphis’s Israeli partner city Shoham and a member of the Memphis-Shoham project’s steering committee, visited Memphis in October to deepen ties between the two communities, and to speak at this year’s Israel Festival. In this piece, she reflects on her visit…

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My Israel Story #62- Kate Schaffzin

We’re marking the 70th anniversary of the founding of Israel with a year-long celebration! Keep an eye out for “Memphis Celebrates Israel at 70” branding at your synagogue, at events around town, and online. In this My Israel Story series, we’re asking Memphians to tell their personal…

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