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Happy Birthday!

CHARITY DONATES BIRTHDAY PARTIES By Evan Berkowitz  |  Photography The Lunch Box Studio When one thinks about childhood, birthday parties are often remembered as…

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All for Israel

Ruthy Benoliel, WIZO Florida’s immediate past Chairperson and current Vice President of WIZO USA opens up about her role and WIZO’s incredible work during…

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Tikkun Olam

TIKKUN OLAM IS BASED ON ACTS OF KINDNESS TO PERFECT OR REPAIR THE WORLD.  THE CADENA FOUNDATION HELPS JEWISH VOLUNTEERS AND DONORS PRACTICE TIKKUN…

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Hateproof Healthcare

DURING THE SECOND WAR AGAINST MILITANT GROUPS IN SOUTHERN LEBANON, MANY HOSTILE MISSILES LANDED NEAR THE RAMBAM HEALTH CARE CAMPUS. TODAY, THE INSTITUTION IS…

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Frijoles con Kugel

“IT IS ONLY WHEN ALL JEWS ARE TOGETHER AS A COMMUNITY THAT THE WHOLE TORAH CAN BE FULFILLED.” J.M. EPSTEIN, KITZUR SHNE LUHOT HABERIT…

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Schmoozing Muy Bueno

AFTER A SUCCESSFUL LATIN-JEWISH CENTER OPENED IN NEW YORK CITY, THE EVER-GROWING LATIN-JEWISH COMMUNITY IN SOUTH FLORIDA, FULL OF VENEZUELANS, ARGENTINES, MEXICANS AND OTHERS,…

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Saving Our History

THE JEWISH MUSEUM OF FLORIDA-FIU (JMOF-FIU) IS THE ONLY MUSEUM DEDICATED TO TELLING THE STORY OF 250 YEARS OF FLORIDA JEWISH HERITAGE, ARTS AND…

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90 Years Strong

AMIT, RECENTLY REFERRED TO AS “THE GOOGLE OF EDUCATION IN ISRAEL,” IS CELEBRATING NINE DECADES OF CONSTANT GROWTH AND BEAUTIFUL RESULTS. THEIR MISSION IS TO EDUCATE…

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The Kesher Connection

MEANING “CONNECTION” IN HEBREW, EDUCATION PROVIDER KESHER SEEKS TO CONNECT STUDENTS WITH LEARNING DISABILITIES TO THE EDUCATIONAL TOOLS THEY REQUIRE FOR A BRIGHT FUTURE….

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Plant A Tree For Miami

DESPITE OUR SUB-TROPICAL WEATHER, MIAMI-DADE COUNTY HAS LONG STRUGGLED WITH AN INADEQUATE TREE CANOPY. HOWEVER, THANKS TO THE EFFORTS OF THE WOMEN’S INTERNATIONAL ZIONIST…

Helping With Joy!

SIMCHA CONNECTION WAS CREATED IN 2006 WHEN RABBI MORDECHAI CHAMAMI FROM RECHOVOT APPROACHED RABBI FEIVISH MORDECHAI DALFIN TO HELP MANY ORPHANS IN ISRAEL WITH…

Bridge Over Troubled Water

TROUBLED CHILDREN, THOSE THAT EXHIBIT AGGRESSIVE, WITHDRAWN OR GENERALLY UNACCEPTABLE BEHAVIOR DESPITE THE BEST EFFORTS OF THEIR CONCERNED PARENTS, NEGATIVELY AFFECT THE LIVES OF…

The Forces’ Friends

THE FRIENDS OF THE ISRAEL DEFENSE FORCES (FIDF) GREATER MIAMI REGION, LED BY FLORIDA EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR DINA BEN ARI, HAS PROVEN ITSELF AS ONE…

From One Tree To A Canopy

WHEN ORGANIZATIONS JOIN FORCES, GREAT THINGS START TO HAPPEN. TWO GREAT ORGANIZATIONS PLAN TO REFOREST MIAMI-DADE BY THE YEAR 2020, CREATING A TREE-RICH COUNTY…

All The Single Mothers

CELEBRITY ATHLETE FOUNDATIONS AND CHARITIES ABOUND, BUT REPORTS SHOW THAT MANY ARE JUST MISMANAGED GOOD INTENTS, TAX SHELTERS, PUBLICITY STUNTS, OR EVEN WORSE, JUST…

L’Dor V’Dor

THREE GENERATIONS TO EMBARK ON THE TRIP OF A LIFETIME WITH THE JEWISH FEDERATION OF BROWARD COUNTY. Stacey Schulman never imagined that she would…

WIZO Goes Green

HOW WIZO FLORIDA IS MAKING THE NEXT TU B’SHVAT A MILLION TIMES BETTER By WIZO Florida Back in 2011, the Miami-Dade Board of County…

Efrat Organization

“RUTHY, I GAVE BIRTH TO THE MOST BEAUTIFUL BABY! I CAN’T BELIEVE I THOUGHT ABOUT DOING THAT.” THIS IS THE MOST COMMON PHONE CALL…

Alona’s Story

A PERSONAL NARRATIVE OF DOMESTIC ABUSE By Katherine Gillett; Photography By Barg/Weisberg  A Beautiful Life Turns Tragic Alona Epstein-Dayan’s story is all too familiar,…

Project Mitzvah

PRACTICING THE ACT OF TZEDAKAH. By Jen Karetnick A tenet in contemporary education goes something like this: Tell me how to do it, and…

The Community Closet

Lifelong friends Guenoun-Tangir and Karina Saias- Chocron work together to make the Community Closet a reality that helps those in need. By Jen Karetnick The early…

Wink & A Smile

Discover a children’s store that offers more than the naked eye can see: Give Wink. By Jen Karetnick For most people, getting involved with a charity…

Sponsor A Child

WIZO helps Israel’s most precious resource. By Cinthya Poreh and Wayne Keil Israel is a wondrous place. It has quite literally turned the desert green. Despite having…

BioPlanet

An international organization reforesting the world   In 2009, the founders of bioplanet, back then a mere vision, decided to start a small activity that resulted…

Sharing the Fortune

D42’s Fortuna Ludmir pours her heart and soul into all the special events she creates for her clients—and shares the bounty with those most…

Never Again

South Florida’s first Holocaust museum is in the works for Hollywood, Florida. By Jen Karetnick Hollywood, Florida hardly carries the same cachet as Hollywood,…

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The Community Closet

CALLED THE CLOSET, A SECOND-HAND CLOTHING SHOP RUN BY VOLUNTEERS SELLS BOTH NEW AND GENTLY USED CLOTHES AT LOW COST TO THE COMMUNITY, AND ALL OF THE…