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April 2023

From the C-Suite

President and CEO Igor Alterman

As Passover approaches, we're reminded of the power of hope, resilience, and unity that enabled our ancestors to overcome challenges thousands of years ago. This timeless story continues to inspire Jewish families worldwide and guide us through unprecedented times...

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Don't miss out on the year's biggest community fundraising event!

Join us April 2 for Super Sunday, a family-friendly event with activities, raffles, and an opportunity to support the community we love.

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Celebrate Yom Ha'atzma'ut with the JCC and the most popular star of Israeli music, Itay Levi! Enjoy food, music and more!

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Please send names of your loved ones - even if you sent them in previous years before April 1 to

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This November in Jerusalem

Join the Community Mission

Early Bird Rate ends after Passover. Reserve your spot to take advantage of the savings on this incredible experience. Forget "Next year in Jerusalem." This is the year for you to fulfill the promise.

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Antisemitism is rising at alarming rates in the United States. Yet, new polling finds that more than half of Americans do not believe “antisemitism is a big problem” and nearly half believe that “Jews are more than capable of handling issues of antisemitism on their own”.

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Reach out for a security assessment to elevate the strength of community safety with Bill Humphrey, former deputy chief of Dallas Police Department.

The Latest on Judicial Reform in Israel: Where Do Things Stand Now - What Might Come Next?

April 3 • 12:30 PM ET

Join Jewish Federations of North America for its latest webinar, as part of a series on the implications of the new government in Israel. This call will focus on the Prime Minister’s decision to pause the legislative process, the negotiations now taking place under the auspices of President Isaac Herzog, and how these developments are playing out across different parts of Israeli society.

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Save the Dates

Monday, May 8, 2023 at 7 - 9 pm

Learn Life-Saving Skills at the Stop the Bleed training course in Dallas 

You Are the Help Until Help Arrives

Life-threatening emergencies can happen fast, and emergency responders aren't always nearby. Registration opens soon to this free course at the JCC!

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Supporter Spotlight

Thank you to our generous donors and volunteers for their continued support in making our mission possible.

Thank you to the women who attended the Lion of Judah and Pomegranate Luncheon Event.

The generous support of those at the Lion of Judah and Pomegranate Luncheon continues to amaze. The social action project benefiting Dignity Grows and the Jewish Family Service shows that these women give resources stretching far beyond a dollar amount.

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New Impact Report Showcasing the 2022 Campaign Year

The incredible organizations, programs, agencies, and initiatives with whom we partner span a variety of vital services. Our Jewish community is stronger and more vibrant because of their efforts.

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New Expanded Neighborhood Patrol (ENP) for North Dallas Jewish Community

The Jewish Federation of Greater Dallas is proud to announce the City of Dallas' approval of the newly formed Expanded Neighborhood Patrol (ENP), dedicated to enhancing security and safety for our Jewish community.

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350 Attend the 9th Annual Interfaith Seder

On March 15th, 350 community leaders and members from diverse faiths and backgrounds gathered for the 9th Annual JCRC Interfaith Seder. Led by local Dallas spiritual leaders, the Seder drew comparisons between Passover stories and challenges of our present times...

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Legacy Community Resident Finds Reminder of Home

While recently touring The Legacy Willow Bend, JFGD President & CEO Igor Alterman, met many residents. One resident inquired about Igor's background after hearing his name...

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EconIQ: The Past, the Present, and the Future

Thank you for your valuable insights to our business discussion on the state of the economy in Dallas.

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Connecting Our Community

Engaging Jewish Teens with Israel

Monday, June 26 to

Monday, July 17, 2023

Prep book coming soon!

Enough about us--we want to share your celebrations, too! Share your milestone moments with, and your entry will be recognized in our next month's newsletter with a special callout.