Press Releases

Jewish Federation Brings Together Barbash Family, Jewish Foundation to Support Jewish Family Service’s Fight Against Poverty

Through an unprecedented collaborative grant funded by Pam and Bernie Barbash, the Jewish Foundation, the Jewish Federation, and other private donors, the Jewish Family Service Food Pantry will open larger, fully accessible quarters at Hebrew Union College.
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An Evening with Elie Wiesel

The Center for Holocaust and Humanity Education is honored to bring Holocaust survivor, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate, and author Professor Elie Wiesel to Cincinnati for a community-wide program on Sunday, May 6 at Xavier University. Professor Wiesel’s visit is made possible through a generous grant by the Jewish Foundation of Cincinnati.
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Ben Gettler, One of Jewish Foundation’s Original Trustees, Retires from Board

The Jewish foundation of Cincinnati announced today that Ben Gettler, one of the original Trustees and first President of the organization, has retired from the Foundation’s Board.
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Jewish Foundation and Jewish Cemeteries of Greater Cincinnati Announce Purchase of Land for New Cemetery

Jewish Cemeteries of Greater Cincinnati (JCGC) announced today it has purchased a 23-acre property on Loveland-Miamiville Rd. in Loveland. It plans to develop the property as JCGC’s first community cemetery.
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Jewish Foundation Awards Senior Services Grant to Cedar Village

The Jewish Foundation of Cincinnati is proud to announce a five-year, $2.6 million grant to Cedar Village, an investment that represents the first installment of the Foundation’s broader initiatives to enhance senior services in the Cincinnati Jewish community.
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