On Sunday, November 13th, The Covenant Foundation celebrated 25 years of service to the Jewish Community of North America at a large gala event in Washington D.C. In recognition of all of the outstanding Jewish educators and Jewish education champions who attended the event, the Foundation decided to honor JCC Global and make a donation to the organization for strengthening informal Jewish education worldwide.
Mazal Tov! Heartfelt congratulations to Anna Bondar, the Executive Director of Halom JCC Kiev and the JDC team on the festive occasion of opening the new JCC and making a dream- halom- come true. We welcome you to our global JCC family.
When thinking of a community with an ultra-orthodox majority and a minority of Ethiopian and FSU immigrant in Jerusalem, pluralism, cooperation, tolerance and self-sustainability won't immediately come to mind. Could this community become "A Cooperative Community"? Dassi Gordon, Executive Director of the Neve Ya'akov Community Center in Jerusalem, believes the answer is Yes!