Tag: Federation

David Kurzmann, Alicia Chandler

JCRC/AJC’s David Kurzmann Takes on New Role

JCRC/AJC Executive Director David Kurzmann prepares for a new opportunity at the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit. By JN Staff Featured photo by Andrea Stinson JCRC/AJC Executive...

Federation Offers Security Grants to Area Synagogues

Metro Detroit synagogues and temples can apply for funds to upgrade security through the Federation and United Jewish Foundation. By JN Staff Metro Detroit synagogues and...
Donna and Bob Slatkin

Slatkins Show Pride With Flagstaff Naming

Longtime Jewish community volunteers and supporters Donna and Robert “Bob” Slatkin collect antique and contemporary totem poles. Perhaps that helps explain their attraction to...
two outstretched hands holding a paper ball of money over a grassy area.

Federation Lets Donors Decide this #GivingTuesday

The Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit is gearing up for a special #GivingTuesday this year — matching donations dollar-for-dollar and letting donors decide where...
woman in cap and gown stares off into the distance.

Where You Go Is Not Who’ll You Be

Jackie Headapohl Managing Editor Best-selling author coming to Detroit Oct. 3 to talk to kids and parents. Federation CEO Scott Kaufman gets a lot of calls...
Come Together. A family holds hands on a beach in front of a sunset.

High Holiday Greeting: Federation: Coming Together To Strengthen Community

Throughout our history, the Jewish people have proven to be extraordinarily resilient, often in the face of extraordinary challenges. We have persevered and succeeded...
Emily Stillman

Jewish@edu- When I Say I’m From Here

Emily Stillman Special to the Jewish News PHOTOS BY: John Hardwick Federation’s JOIN Intern Emily Stillman reflects on her eye-opening internship with a renewed appreciation of...
Douglas Bloom Photo by John Hardwick

Douglas Bloom To Receive Butzel Award

The Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit will give Douglas Bloom the Fred M. Butzel Award for distinguished community service at its 2018 Annual Meeting...
JHCN pet visit specialist Rosalind Zukowski and her 3-year-old mini labradoodle, Frannie, visit Hilda Bloom

Enriching Lives

Rochel Burstyn Contributing Writer Jewish Hospice and Chaplaincy Network offers programs to bring comfort, joy to those near the end of life. Physical suffering often requires...
Bob and Nancy Heinrich of Royal Oak; Andy and Helaine Zack, and Nancy and Brent Triest, of Huntington Woods.

Pop-Up Gourmet

JSL’s Marvin’s Bistro hosts delicious evening. Gourmet dining for a cause. That was the thinking behind Friends of Jewish Senior Life’s decision to host pop-up...