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Jewish Professional Network Kicks Off the Year with an Inaugural Breakfast

On September 10th, more than 60 professionals, non-Jewish and Jewish individuals alike, gathered at San Diego State University’s Hillel to nosh, network, and learn. The breakfast served as the inaugural event of San Diego’s JPro, which seeks to empower San Diego Jewish communal profess…

Goodbye and Hello: YAD Bids Farewell to Summer

 

This summer certainly seemed to be an endless summer with the conflict in Israel, fires throughout our state, and record high temperatures in San Diego. With the season changing, and the hopes of a more serene fall and New Year, Federation’s Young Adult Division (YAD) said goodbye w…

Federation Board Chair Theresa Dupuis Wins National Philanthropy Award

We're so proud to share that Federation Board Chair Theresa Dupuis has been selected by the Jewish Federations of North America as a recipient of the 2014 Kipnis-Wilson/Friedland Award. The award recognizes an extraordinary woman who has set a high standard for philanthropy and volunteeris…

Eastern Ukraine: Your Donation in Action

Since April, the region of Eastern Ukraine and its Jewish communities have been hit hard by extreme violence, political hostility, and rising anti-Semitism. A majority of the individuals who have not fled from their homes in the most violent regions, estimated at over 3,000 people, are Jew…