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We are Family

We are Family

8.29.14 Issue by Sherrie Saag, Communications, Jewish Federation of Omaha Long-time [...]

B’nai B’rith raises over $45,000

B’nai B’rith raises over $45,000

8.29.14 Issue by Ari Riekes, Henry Monsky Lodge President On May 15, 2014, the Henry [...]

Mainstreeters

Mainstreeters

8.29.14 Issue by Ozzie Nogg The main events in September and October for the Jewish [...]

My Israeli summer

My Israeli summer

29 August 2014

by Mika Caplan Coming back from Israel, I realize that I have just experienced a lifelong journey that completely changed who I am as a person. I made wonderful friends and experienced the Israeli way of life, notably during the difficult situation of conflict with the Hamas terrorist organization in Gaza. I joined Chetz VaKeshet […]

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We are Family

We are Family

27 August 2014

8.29.14 Issue by Sherrie Saag, Communications, Jewish Federation of Omaha Long-time volunteers, donors, and community leaders Norm and Suzy Sheldon will head the Federation’s 2015 Annual Campaign, set to begin on Sept. 15. The Sheldons’ two daughters, Wendy and Lisa and sons-in-law, Adam Raffel and Chuck Lucoff have made Omaha their home. Norm and Suzy […]

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B’nai B’rith raises over $45,000

B’nai B’rith raises over $45,000

27 August 2014

8.29.14 Issue by Ari Riekes, Henry Monsky Lodge President On May 15, 2014, the Henry Monsky Lodge of B’nai B’rith held its 60th Omaha Charity Sports Banquet before a sold out crowd of 1200 people. NFL quarterback, Peyton Manning, of the Denver Broncos, keynoted the event by giving both an inspirational and humorous talk that […]

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Mainstreeters

Mainstreeters

27 August 2014

8.29.14 Issue by Ozzie Nogg The main events in September and October for the Jewish community are, of course, the High Holidays — and Mainstreeters has scheduled three autumn programs that won’t interfere with your attendance at services, so mark the dates on your calendars. Have lunch with Jeff Koterba, Omaha World Herald cartoonist: Monday, […]

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Lauren Kirk

27 August 2014

8.29.14 Issue Lauren Kirk, daughter of Kelly and Thomas Kirk, will become a Bat Mitzvah on Saturday, Sept. 6, at Beth El. Lauren is an eighth-grade Distinguished Honor Roll student at Russell Middle School. She is a Duke University Talent Search participant, and a member of the yearbook club. Her interests include All Star cheerleading, […]

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Robert Osborne

27 August 2014

8.29.14 Issue Robert Osborne, son of Ann and Don Osborne, will become a Bar Mitzvah on Saturday, Sept. 6, at Temple Israel. Robert is an eight-grade HAL and honor roll student at Kiewit Middle School. His interests include boy scouts, gaming and science. For his mitzvah project, Robert volunteered at The Open Door Mission helping […]

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