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Nov 15, 2012, 14:37 ET

The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles Stands in Solidarity With the People of Israel

Federation President Jay Sanderson is in Israel Now Representing the Los Angeles Jewish Community The Jewish Federation of Greater Los...

Oct 25, 2012, 13:30 ET

The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles Grand Opening Of Valley Alliance Office Sunday, October 28, 2012; 1pm-3pm

NEW LOCATION WITH GREATER PROXIMITY TO SUPPORTERS  The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles announces the Grand Opening of its...

Jul 17, 2012, 14:45 ET

Special Needs, Special Mission: The Jewish Federation Sponsors Trip To Cutting-edge Israeli Programs For Adults With Developmental Disabilities

More than 35 leaders of the disability rights community in California are embarking on a seven-day mission to Israel, July 20-27th, sponsored by...

Apr 18, 2012, 16:00 ET

Record-Breaking Donation Strengthens The Jewish Federation's Mission of Ensuring The Jewish Future

 The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles announces the establishment of The Geri & Richard Brawerman Leadership Institute. A...

Mar 08, 2012, 15:19 ET

The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles Convenes the Jewish Community to Welcome Shimon Peres, President of the State of Israel

 Jay Sanderson, President and CEO of The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles, issued the following statement on the historic occasion...

Jun 11, 2010, 16:00 ET

Hundreds of Volunteers to Take 'Community Challenge' Throughout L.A. on Sunday

The Federation Mobilizes The Community To Fight Hunger The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles is mobilizing hundreds of volunteers in a...

Jun 04, 2010, 12:30 ET

Community Rally in Support of Israel on Sunday

LARGE CROWD EXPECTED TO SHOW SOLIDARITY The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles, the Israeli Consulate and numerous partners are...

Jun 01, 2010, 11:59 ET

Federation Condemns Attacks on Israel Defense Forces

Self-Defense by IDF Led to Violent Clash with Aid Flotilla The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles condemns the unprovoked attacks on...

May 13, 2010, 14:00 ET

Jewish Federation Community Conversation with President Jay Sanderson and PJ Library Los Angeles Launch

As promised in his blogs and web postings to donors and other members of the community, Jay Sanderson, president of The Jewish Federation of...

Feb 18, 2010, 14:47 ET

Jewish Federation Volunteers to Raise $4 million This Sunday

The Federation's Super Sunday Shows Strength of Community The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles will host Super Sunday, the L.A. Jewish...

Nov 20, 2009, 11:30 ET

The Jewish Federation Unveils Blueprint to End Hunger in Los Angeles

As we approach Thanksgiving and prepare for our annual feasts, more than 1.25 million people in Los Angeles sadly don't have enough to eat. To...

Jun 25, 2008, 01:00 ET

Gary Winnick Supports the Jewish Federation's KOREH L.A. Literacy Program

LOS ANGELES, June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- KOREH L.A. is the non-sectarian volunteer literacy program created by The Jewish Federation of Greater Los...

Jun 13, 2008, 01:00 ET

Gary Winnick Supports The Jewish Federation's Holy Land Democracy Project

LOS ANGELES, June 13 /PRNewswire/ -- In 2003, The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles and the Archdiocese of Los Angeles collaborated to...

May 09, 2008, 01:00 ET

Jewish Federation Establishes Emergency Relief Fund for Victims of Myanmar Cyclone

LOS ANGELES, May 9 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to the devastating cyclone that hit Myanmar this week, The Jewish Federation of Greater Los...

Aug 09, 2006, 01:00 ET

L.A. Jewish Federation Raises More Than $10 Million for Israel Relief; All Funds Benefit Direct Services

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles, which on July 23 hosted the area's largest pro-Israel rally in...

Jul 21, 2006, 01:00 ET

The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles to Hold Major Rally in Support of Israel on Sunday, July 23

LOS ANGELES, July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles invites the people of Los Angeles to a major rally in front of...

Apr 17, 2006, 01:00 ET

Jewish Federation Condemns Terror Bombing

LOS ANGELES, April 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles denounced today's violent terror act committed by a...

Sep 07, 2005, 01:00 ET

Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles is Playing Central Role in Local Response to Hurricane Relief Efforts

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Since the extent of Hurricane Katrina's devastation became known last week, the Jewish Federation of...

Jul 20, 2001, 01:00 ET

Governor Gray Davis, Mayor James Hahn Join More Than 10,000 People and Over 60 Community Organizations at Solidarity Rally for the People of Israel

LOS ANGELES, July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles is sponsoring the largest Solidarity Rally Los Angeles has seen...

Jun 11, 2001, 01:00 ET

The Jewish Federation Establishes Trauma Fund To Aid Victims of Terror in Israel

LOS ANGELES, June 11 /PRNewswire/ -- The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles has announced the establishment of a fund designed to aid the...