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Hazon
November 30, 2015

Why Hazon, Why Now?

As all nonprofits grow by the grace and trust of many, Hazon – a uniquely Jewish eco-conscious community – is starting to take root in Detroit.

Nati Faber
November 30, 2015

Honored Student: Defining Young Leadership

His teachers describe him as an exemplary student, a natural leader, a consensus builder and a role model. His favorite subjects in school? Biology, Calculus and Talmud. This is Nathaniel Faber – “Nati” as his friends and family call him – a senior at Akiva and the recipient of the 2015 David Hermelin Scholarship Award.

Stefanie and Jon Tuzman
November 23, 2015

Imported from Detroit

Meet Stefanie Tuzman, NEXTGen Detroit’s new Director, native Detroiter back from Las Vegas, seasoned Federation pro, BBYO alum, Coney Island die-hard, thrilled to be home and ready to be a part of Detroit’s future.

September 14, 2015

A Sukkah Showcase of Metro Detroit

They come in all shapes and sizes and are made out of everything from recycled doors and repurposed shipping containers to flowing fabric and wooden planks. Sukkahs are popping up all over Metro Detroit to celebrate the festival of Sukkot. And as you can see, we have some seriously skilled sukkah builders and decorators in […]

Rise of the JE-dI
September 1, 2015

Rise of the “JEd-I”

What does it mean to support 21st Century Jewish education today? To address the question, Jewish Federation has established a new funding and allocation structure - called “JEd-I” (Jewish Education and Identity).

May 1, 2015

The JCC of Krakow

As Jews around the world are discovering, a visit to Poland can be transformative.

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