Celebrations

Daniel Kohn
December 1, 2014

Shabbat on the Spot

In the season of thanks and holiday cheer, it’s all too easy to take the blessings of family for granted. For single-parent families in particular, even the simplest joy of sharing a traditional Shabbat dinner can present a challenge.

Ellen Maiseloff
October 1, 2014

Ellen Maiseloff: Truly a Special Educator

A passionate and compassionate educator, Ellen Maiseloff likes solving puzzles. Even as a student teacher, she chose the path that would challenge her beyond the standard curriculum — to work with children with learning disabilities.

Fred Butzel
September 1, 2014

In Good Company

It’s that time of year, when summer fades away, the leaves begin to turn, and Federation’s Fred M. Butzel Award is bestowed to an outstanding communal leader.

September 1, 2014

Having a Blast!

Giving it a toot, discovering hidden talents, preschoolers gather to sound the shofar with a little help from Rabbi Rob Morais, Director of Shalom Street.

April 1, 2014

How Is This Night Different?

Beyond the Four Questions and Chad Gadya, every family brings to the table something special and uniquely theirs for Passover.

Latke Vodka 9
October 30, 2013

Pix from the Archives

From “attendees” to participants. From members to volunteers. From advocates to ambassadors. From fundraisers to leaders . . . the strength of Jewish Detroit has always been a torch to pass on to the next generation.

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