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Family Tree

Dana Burnstein, Jordyn Taylor, and Lori TaylorIs there a giving gene? What is it that inspires selfless acts of kindness, and can those be nourished from generation to generation? Meet Dana Burnstein, Lori Taylor and Jordyn Taylor, three gener...

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Upcoming Events

Mar
26

NEXTGen Detroit Volunteers at the Oasis Soup Kitchen

Sunday, March 26 | 11 am- 1 pm. We will assist the kitchen staff with prep work, serve the meal and clean-up. Everyone must pre-register. There is a limited amount of space available for this event. Register

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Mar
27

TOV Read Detroit 2017

Jewish Federation’s Women’s Philanthropy’s Tikkun Olam Volunteers (TOV) invites you to celebrate National Reading Month by reading books with children at Bagley Elementary School in Detroit. Please bring new books to read and donate to students grades K-3. See our approved book list here. Suggested Book List This is by no means an exhaustive list […]

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jBaby
Mar
28

jbaby detroit! 5-week prenatal birthing class

Learn about labor, delivery, birthing techniques and newborn care — with a Jewish TWIST. The five week series is designed to help prepare expectant couples for labor and delivery and for life as new parents. It also serves as a great way for Jewish couples to meet each other before they have their babies. $136 includes all classes and materials.

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Mar
30

Join us for the jbabydetroit! Jewish Preschool Panel

Thursday, March 30 | 7:00 PM Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit 6735 Telegraph Rd. • Bloomfield Hills, MI 48301 Learn about each school’s philosophy curriculum hours, before/after care options enrollment dates special needs assistance … and more! Each family that attends the 2017 jbabydetroit! Preschool Panel will receive one $50 certificate good toward Jewish Preschool […]

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Latest News

An Important Safety Message for Our Community Members

March 9, 2017 | As a result of yesterday’s wind storms, many homes throughout metro Detroit are without power. We have been in conversations with DTE Energy, and would like to share the following caution: The windstorm damage was extensive and resulted in electrical outages to over 710,000 DTE Energy customers. That is the single largest outage in the ...

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Bomb Threats and Anti-Semitism: Our Response

March 2, 2017 | We have all heard the disturbing news. Since January, there have been well over 100 threats made against Jewish institutions in 33 states through anonymous emails and telephone calls. Two historic Jewish cemeteries were maliciously desecrated over the past week. Millions of anti-Semitic posts and tweets have been aimed at Jewish journalists and public figures. ...

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JCC of Metropolitan Detroit Is Latest In String of Bomb Threat Targets

January 18, 2017 | The Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit and the Jewish Community Center of Metropolitan Detroit would like to share the following: Earlier today, a bomb threat was received at the Jewish Community Center in West Bloomfield, via an anonymous phone call. The building was immediately evacuated and subsequently swept by a joint team from the Federation ...

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