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Faces & Places – Annual Detroit River Boat Cruise

The Annual Detroit River Boat Cruise, put on in partnership by NEXTGen Detroit, Hillel of Metro Detroit, Chabad of Greater Downtown Detroit, Detroit City...

Detroit Summer Reading Program – Birndorf Family Event

Philanthropy runs in the Birndorf family. Adam Birndorf, son of Higher Hopes! founder Bill Birndorf, and his intern partners Emily Gucwa and Nicholas Litton...

JCRC/AJC Presented its 2017 Activist Award to Jeannie Weiner

Upholding its tradition of celebrating the Detroit Jewish community’s exceptional activists, the Jewish Community Relations Council/AJC presented its 2017 Activist Award to Jeannie Weiner...

An Evening with the Rebbe

On July 18, 350 people from greater Metro Detroit gathered at the Berman Theater in West Bloomfield for “An Evening with the Rebbe” hosted...

The Southfield Bridge Connection

The Southfield Bridge Connection surpassed its goal of raising $6,000 this year by raising $10,000 for the Alzheimer’s Association on June 21.  This is...

FIDF Commemorates the 50th Anniversary of the Six-Day War

To commemorate the 50th anniversary of Israel’s Six-Day War, June 5-10, 1967, Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (FIDF) reunited the Israel Defense Forces...

Interfaith Couples’ Havdalah

On Saturday, May 6, NEXTGen Detroit’s Interfaith Couples affinity group hosted a Havdalah ceremony at The Stand in Birmingham. Participants gathered to mark the...

‘Roots & Blossoms’: Farber Ribbon-Cutting Celebrates New Building

Farber Hebrew day School-Yeshivat Akiva families and friends gathered May 21 to celebrate the ribbon-cutting ceremony of the school’s new building. With the theme...

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A Monumental Shame

Mark Jacobs addresses the debate over renaming monuments and places and asks Jews to join the debate with a "profound sense of empathy."

Who is that Masked Man?

Bais Chabad pitcher Larry Lipnik says wearing a mask while playing softball ‘isn’t a big deal.’ Larry Lipnik wears a mask while he plays softball...