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NextGen Brings in the Light of Chanukah

On Sunday evening, 70 young professionals gathered together at Mission Brewery to bring in the spirit of Chanukah. The party began with an inspirational speech led by NextGen’s board member, Greg Hutto. In his speech, Greg emphasized coming together as a community in this time of darkness…

Women’s Philanthropy Relaunches Brunch Club

Guest speaker, Yael Raz Lachyani, P2G Director in Sha’ar HaNegev, is joined by several San Diego woman as part of a special Women's Philanthropy Brunch.

On Friday, November 30th, more than 25 women attended a Women’s Philanthropy Brunch Club at a private home in Del Mar. The guest spe…

Largest Gathering of San Diego Men Moved by Stories of Resiliency

This year’s Men’s Event welcomed close to 600 gentlemen at the Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines. The largest gathering of men in San Diego listened to inspiring stories of survival and resiliency. From inspirational speaker Ethan Zohn, winner of Survivor: Africa in 2002 and cancer survivor,…

Our Obligation

I have been part of a Federation family for my entire life.  Both of my parents served as unparalleled examples of leadership in the Jewish community, both locally and nationally.  From a young age, I heard the Jewish community describe their Federation gift as a “Jewish Tax” – and …