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Shabbat Shalom, Friday, April 11, 2014

Our Federation had an incredibly active week as we enter into the Passover holiday.  Sunday kicked off bright and early with a Community Facilities Workshop.  Nineteen organizations and synagogues participated in a well facilitated session regarding the use of Jewish communal space.  It was a great start to what we expect will be a true collaborative process to better rationalize how all of our organizations utilize physical space.


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Shabbat Shalom, Friday, April 4, 2014

I read an article online from Business Insider titled "The Nation's Most Coveted Demographic Has Been Flocking to Pittsburgh" (you can click here to read it).  When comparing us to other major Midwest urban areas, it shows that many educated young adults are making Pittsburgh their home. In fact, Pittsburgh was one of the top two cities for gaining young adults cited in the study.


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Shabbat Shalom, Friday, March 28, 2014

From serious to fun.  From DC to Squirrel Hill. 

 

A committed group of volunteers made their way by bus to Washington DC on Tuesday for a two day Mission.  We were briefed by the Washington office of the Jewish Federations of North America about pressing legislation being considered within the Federal government with a direct impact on our community.


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Shabbat Shalom, Friday March 21, 2014

I send my apologies to the Federation Foundation staff and to our marketing staff.  I am about to disregard something we all decided.  I am going to announce something they wanted to wait to do.


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Shabbat Shalom, Friday, March 14, 2014

Instead of writing a message this week, I wanted to share a link to a piece that appeared in last week's ejewishphilanthropy blog.
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