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VOL. 12 NO. 9                                                                           SEPTEMBER 2022

      Historic Campaign Sees $42 Million Contributed to Jewish

      Federation to Address Increased Community Needs

         Federation President and CEO Michael Hoffman                                                      difficult. It’s about how we are there for one another — even
      announced that the community has contributed an                                                      to help improve the lives of people we may never meet.”
      outstanding total of $42 million to a combination                                                       The $42 million included:
      of its Annual Campaign, new endowments through                                                          • $18 million to Federation’s Annual Campaign, an
      the Jewish Community Foundation, and targeted                                                        impressive increase of nearly 13 percent from five years ago.
      donations  to  partner  organizations,  Federation                                                   Federation’s Women’s Philanthropy represents $8.6 million
      programs, and emergency campaigns.  This                                                             of the total.
      incredible total comes as Federation enters its                                                         • More than $15.6 million in new endowments and other
      60th year, and the Jewish community of the Palm                                                      legacy contributions through the Jewish Community Foundation,
      Beaches experiences immense population growth                                                        some of which are confirmed future promises to secure our
      and emerges as one of the largest and fastest                                                        community forever, and provide a greater day-to-day impact
      growing in North America.                                                                               • More than $8.2 million targeted by donors to partner
         “Our success this past year is about more than                                                    organizations and Federation programs, for Ukraine relief,
      fundraising, it’s about the strength of this Jewish                                                  and corporate sponsorships
      community,” shared Hoffman. “It’s about all of
      us coming together when things are at their most                                                     Historic Campaign Sees $42 Million on page 2
      MorseLife Holocaust Living Learning

      Experience Announces Upcoming Showcase Series

         MorseLife Next Generations Holocaust Living Learning                                              importance and advocacy of diversity, inclusion, equity, social
      Experience’s 2022 Annual Showcase Series continues                                                   justice, and human rights. They are presented to uplift and
      its poignant and insightful programming in October and                                               transform communities and help heal intergenerational trauma.
      November. Topics will focus on the “Roots and Resurgence                                             The programs provide a greater understanding, and truthful,
      of Antisemitism,” “The Latin American Response to the                                                poignant story-sharing that honor the lives and values of those
      Holocaust,” survivor stories shared by two award-winning                                             who perished and the resilience of those who survived this
      authors, and “Women in the Holocaust.” The Showcase Series,                                          watershed period in world history.
      now in its 15th year, is one of the nonprofit’s community                                               “The interest in our virtual and live showcase events
      engagement programs developed to enlighten, cultivate, and                                           continues to grow exponentially as it presents provocative,
      encourage generations of upstanders to work individually and                                         current-events relevant and conversation-starting topics that
      collectively to help eradicate bigotry and hate.                                                     are shared by premier experts in their fields,” said Nancy
         The live and virtual multimedia Showcase Series shares
      lessons learned from the Holocaust that underscore the   Dr. Miriam Klein Kassenoff  Dr. Robert Watson  MorseLife Holocaust Living Learning on page 3
      The Zoe Loren Make A Difference Foundation

      Hosts 12th Annual 5K Run/Walk

         The 12th Annual 5K Run/Walk fundraiser for the   and enrichment activities,
      Zoe Loren Make A Difference Foundation will take   focusing on the arts and
      place on Sunday, November 6, at Carlin Park in Jupiter,   photography. According
      beginning at 7:30 a.m. In memory of Zoe Loren, the annual   to chairs Evonn and Bruce
      fundraiser utilizes the proceeds to enrich the lives of Palm   Loren: “We are excited
      Beach County’s children by providing opportunities for   about our annual 5K
      exploration and inspiration.
         To date, the foundation has donated more than $200,000   12th Annual 5K Run/Walk
      to area students in the form of educational scholarships   on page 4
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