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Sokolof Outstanding Jewish Teacher Award

Sokolof Outstanding Jewish Teacher Award

5.27.16 Issue Linda Pollard, Endowment Assistant/Staff Writer, Jewish Federation of [...]

Chernobyl: 30 years ago

Chernobyl: 30 years ago

5.27.16 Issue Richard Fellman The Chernobyl nuclear disaster which took place in [...]

Mary Sue Grossman accepts Executive Director position

Mary Sue Grossman accepts Executive Director position

5.27.16 Issue Annette Van de Kamp-Wright and Mark Kirchhoff Mary Sue Grossman, [...]

Sokolof Outstanding Jewish Teacher Award

Sokolof Outstanding Jewish Teacher Award

25 May 2016

5.27.16 Issue Linda Pollard, Endowment Assistant/Staff Writer, Jewish Federation of Omaha Foundation The old adage says that if you love what you do, you’ll never work a day in your life. Liat Shyken, the 2016 Sokolof Outstanding Jewish Teacher Award recipient, must feel like she’s never worked. It is apparent to those who know Liat […]

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Chernobyl: 30 years ago

Chernobyl: 30 years ago

25 May 2016

5.27.16 Issue Richard Fellman The Chernobyl nuclear disaster which took place in Ukraine 30 years ago on April 26 captured media attention because that explosion resulted in the world’s greatest radiation exposure since atom bombs were dropped on Japan at the end of World War II. At least 9,000 persons, maybe as many as 90,000, […]

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Mary Sue Grossman accepts Executive Director position

Mary Sue Grossman accepts Executive Director position

25 May 2016

5.27.16 Issue Annette Van de Kamp-Wright and Mark Kirchhoff Mary Sue Grossman, Program Director for the Center for Jewish Life, has accepted the position of Executive Director with Beth Israel Synagogue in Omaha. “While it is very difficult to leave my work with the Jewish Federation of Omaha and the CJL, I am excited to […]

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Nathan Judah Yankovich

Nathan Judah Yankovich

25 May 2016

5.27.16 Issue Tiffany and Mordy Yankovich of Forest Hills, NY (Queens) announce the Jan. 13 birth of their son, Nathan Judah. His name Nathan means “to give” – to show our appreciation of Mordy surviving last year’s Amtrak train accident; He is named Judah for Tiffany’s grandfather, Eugene Eisenman. He has a sister, Rifka Joy. […]

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Malashock Award for Professional Excellence

Malashock Award for Professional Excellence

18 May 2016

5.20.16 Issue Ozzie Nogg Rabbi Aryeh Azriel of Temple Israel will receive the Jody and Neal (Buzz) Malashock Award for Professional Excellence at the Jewish Federation of Omaha Annual Meeting and Awards night on Monday, June 6, at 7 p.m. in the Jewish Community Center Theater. Rabbi Azriel retires from Temple’s pulpit at the end […]

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Patty Nogg honored

Patty Nogg honored

18 May 2016

5.20.16 Issue Patty Nogg has been chosen as Omaha’s Kipnis-Wilson/Friedland Award recipient. This award honors extraordinary women who set a high standard of philanthropy and volunteerism. Patty is among a distinguished group of women worldwide who have made a significant impact in their communities and who motivate other women to take an active role in […]

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