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NextGen Does Yappy Hour

 

On Tuesday, April 28, more than 50 Jewish young adults along with their canine friends gathered at DogHouse Bar and Grill in Hillcrest for another great NextGen Happy Hour event.

Once per month, NextGen hosts happy hours to bring Jewish young adults from all throughout San Diego tog…

Thousands of San Diegans Celebrate Israel

 
 
 
 

On Sunday, April 26, more than 2,000 San Diegans joined Federation and community partners at IsraelFest, the San Diego Jewish community's annual celebration of Yom Ha’atzmaut — Israeli Independence Day.

Israel’s 67th day-long birthday was a fun-filled event, featuri…

Erna's Requiem

On April 28, the Union-Tribune published an article about Federation’s dedicated volunteer and community leader, Caryn Viterbi, titled “Continuing a Family Legacy.” The article talks about Caryn’s role in bringing the concert-drama “Defiant Requiem: Verdi at Terezin to fruition i…

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…