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Tuesday, September 29, 2020

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Movers & Shakers

MLK Bond; Rabbis’ New Leader; BJE, BTS Galas

On Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Jan. 21, members of Adat Shalom, a Conservative congregation in West Los Angeles, and Ward African Methodist Episcopal...

Hebrew High’s 70th, Dancing for Dassa

More than 200 guests celebrated Los Angeles Hebrew High School’s 70th anniversary at a gala on Jan. 13 at Sinai Temple in Westwood. Hebrew High...

JEA Lunch, TBA Member Named USY Pres

Rabbi Shimon Abramczik, Florette Benhamou, Fanny Koyman and Patty Tanner were selected as recipients of the Milken Family Foundation’s 2018 Jewish Educator Awards. The 29th annual...

ADL Gala, AJC Yellin Award, FSMC Board

The Anti-Defamation League’s (ADL) Los Angeles Region held its 2018 annual gala celebration on Dec. 4 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, featuring award-winners Meredith...

Rescuers Without Borders, StandWithUs

Representatives of Rescuers Without Borders (RWB - (formerly Hatzalah Yehuda and Shomron), an Israeli organization that provides emergency response and first aid to the...

LAMOTH Gala, Adat Ari El Anniversary

Hadassah Southern California’s Haifa and Malka Groups held their annual Festival of Lights Hanukkah Luncheon and Boutique on Nov. 18 at the Beverly Hills...

Sharsheret Gala, Multifaith Celebration of Israel

About 160 people gathered at the Hancock Park home of Lisa and Josh Hofheimer on Dec. 1 for “Love, Light and Life Under the...

‘Son of Hamas,’ MDA, Survivors and Teens

The sixth annual Red Star Ball held by American Friends of Magen David Adom (AFMDA) honored Magen David Adom’s paramedic heroes along with Steven Mizel,...

School Mural, Camp Fundraisers, AJCLA Hire

A new mural brightening a wall of Hollywood High School — the product of an effort between the Consulate General of Israel in Los...

Building for Community; Writing Winner

Wilshire Boulevard Temple (WBT) on Nov. 11 broke ground on its Audrey Irmas Pavilion, a multi-use cultural, religious and event space.  The pavilion, which will...

Movers & Shakers: FIDF Sets Record, Politics Disrupt Film Fest

Political polarization entered into the awards ceremony of the 32nd  annual Israel Film Festival (IFF) on Nov. 6, midterm election day, when some members...

Cedars-Sinai, Gift of Life, Friends of Sheba

Leaders in entertainment, business, health care and philanthropy came together for the 2018 Cedars-Sinai Board of Governors Gala on Oct. 27 at the Beverly Hilton,...

Levy’s Special Oscar; Rabbi Lachtman Honored

The Jewish Federation of Greater San Gabriel and Pomona Valleys honored Rabbi Alan Lachtman of Temple Beth David during the 2018 Honoring Community Leaders...

Movers & Shakers Rep. Royce Honored, Israeli Soldiers Tour

About 120 high school students heard Israel Defense Forces (IDF) reservists Linda and Ron at the Oct. 14 kickoff event for the YULA Israel...

Movers & Shakers: JFS Building, Grief Center and Sheba 70th

Harkham-GAON Academy held its third annual gala at the Luxe Sunset Boulevard Hotel in Brentwood on Oct. 9.  The 2018 gala honorees were Lily and...

Ambassadors of Peace, Kickin’ Cancer!

Pro-Israel group Creative Community for Peace (CCFP) honored entertainment industry leaders Scooter Braun, Neil Jacobson and Aton Ben-Horin during its inaugural Ambassadors of Peace...

Movers & Shakers: Wells for Niger, Dems Fundraiser, AJU ‘Promise’

Former Los Angeles County District Attorney Gil Garcetti and philanthropist Stanley Black were among about 200 people on Sept. 23 who celebrated the 10th...

Movers & Shakers: Bel Air Affaire, Garden Party, High-Tech Tashlich

At its 10th annual Bel Air Affaire, American Friends of the Hebrew University (AFHU) honored Hella and Chuck Hershson with the 2018 Humanitarian Torch of...

Lifetime Achievement; Lasker Award

The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles has honored Annette and Leonard Shapiro with its 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award. At a gala dinner on Sept....

Movers & Shakers: Chabad Telethon, Gili Yalo, Big Sunday

The 38th annual Chabad “To Life” telethon on Labor Day weekend raised more than $3.6 million for Chabad West Coast, according to Rabbi Simcha...

Movers & Shakers: Friends of Sheba, ‘Moodtopia,’ ‘Shofarpalooza’

Friends of Sheba Medical Center in Los Angeles held its inaugural Women’s Community Luncheon at El Caballero Country Club on Aug. 28. From left: Friends...

Moving & Shaking: Bet Tzedek Justice Ball, Movable Minyan Anniversary

Legal aid agency Bet Tzedek’s New Leadership Council held its 22nd annual Justice Ball on July 14 at Poppy in West Hollywood. The Justice...

Moving & Shaking: Israel Festival, Azerbaijani Delegation

The Israeli-American Council’s (IAC) annual Celebrate Israel festival, this year commemorating Israel’s 70th birthday, was held on May 6 at Rancho Park in West...

Moving & Shaking: JWW Fundraiser, Big Brothers Golf Classic

Jewish World Watch (JWW) held its annual Global Soul fundraiser on May 8 at the Annenberg Space for Photography in Century City, raising funds...

Moving & Shaking: Film Fest Finale, Holocaust Education

The Israel Bonds Los Angeles’ Women’s Division Council held its 2018 Golda Meir Luncheon on May 1 at the Four Seasons Hotel. Husband-and-wife Talie and...

Moving & Shaking: LAJFF, Friends of IDF and More

The 13th annual Los Angeles Jewish Film Festival (LAJFF) kicked off with a sold-out opening night gala on April 25 at the Ahrya Fine...

Moving & Shaking: Shul Merger, ADL Entertainment Dinner

More than 200 supporters of ETTA, a provider of social services in Los Angeles for Jewish adults with special needs, gathered for the April...

Moving & Shaking: Holocaust Memories; Temple of the Arts Bash

The Conejo Valley community gathered at the new home of Valley Outreach Synagogue on April 15 for “Music and Memory,” a Yom HaShoah concert that...

Moving & Shaking: Focus on Women’s Health; Bialik at UCLA

The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles held its annual community leaders’ Passover seder on March 28 at the Israel Levin Center in Venice,...

Moving & Shaking: March for Our Lives, Big Brothers Seder

A March for Our Lives “sibling” rally in studio City drew about 200 participants to Ventura Boulevard and Coldwater Canyon Avenue on March 24,...

New Articles

Israel Has More per Capita Deaths From the Coronavirus Each Day Than the U.S.

Israel’s daily rate over the last week has been an average of 3.5 deaths per million people. The U.S. rate was 2.2 deaths per million.

VIDEO: Skirball Cultural Center Hosts One Day Only Outdoor RBG Memorial

On Friday, Sept. 25 the Skirball Cultural Center held a socially distant RBG memorial display on its front steps, to honor the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

Joe Biden Likens Donald Trump’s Rhetoric to That of Nazi Propagandist Joseph Goebbels

"He’s sort of like Goebbels. You say the lie long enough, keep repeating it, repeating it, repeating it, it becomes common knowledge.”

AOC Withdraws From Yitzhak Rabin Memorial Event Following Pro-Palestinian Criticism

The event will be held in October by Americans for Peace Now.

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