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News from across San Diego's Jewish Community

Federation's First Cuba Mission

Two weeks before Passover, 30 loyal donors joined Federation staff, Miriam Norten, head of Legacy Society and Missions, and Michael Sonduck, Federation President and CEO, on a Mission to Cuba. The Mission was filled with several firsts, including the Jewish Federation of San Diego County’s…

Local Holocaust Survivor featured on KPBS

From KPBS
​http://www.kpbs.org/news/2015/apr/16/san-diego-man-survived-gas-chamber-during-holocaus/

 

Jews around the world will mark a somber milestone Thursday from the genocidal actions of Nazis led by Adolf Hitler before and during World War II. They will remember more than 6 mill…

Rep. Vargas Statement on Holocaust Remembrance Week

Rep. Juan Vargas (CA-51) issued the following statement in honor of Holocaust Remembrance Week:

 

“April 12-19, 2015 marks Holocaust Remembrance week worldwide. This is a time for us to reflect on the atrocities committed during one of the darkest periods in the world’s history. Dur…

Women’s Philanthropy Welcomes 50 Newcomers for Passover

Women’s Philanthropy of the Jewish Federation of San Diego County is making sure everyone has somewhere to celebrate this Passover. The women launched a Passover Seder Matching program as part of Shalom San Diego – Federation’s new initiative that aims to transform San Diego into the…

JFS & JCRC Host Senior Policy Panel

This article written by Ashley Harrington, Manager of Public Affairs and Young Adults Initiatives at Jewish Family Service San Diego.


Have you ever wondered how you or your parents will be cared for when living on a fixed income and no longer able to live completely independently? So man…