2018 Federation Annual Meeting & Awards Dinner
The keynote speaker will be Joshua S. Block, CEO & President of The Israel Project. Block is a communications, foreign policy and political strategist who has been involved in national politics and policy for nearly 20 years. He got his start on Capitol Hill in the office of Senator Edward M. Kennedy. He’s a former Clinton administration official and spokesman for the U.S. Agency for International Development. Block also worked on several House and Senate races. After nearly a decade on the senior staff of The American Israel Public Affairs Committee, Block was appointed Senior Fellow at the Progressive Policy Institute in Washington D.C.
Date: Thursday, May 17
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Location: Jewish Community Center
$10/person (includes dinner)
RSVP by Thursday, May 11 to the Bursar’s Office at 330.746.3250 ext. 195
2018 Inaugural Event Combined Jewish Appeal:
Joshua Malina to speak at Inaugural Event
After graduating from Yale University with a bachelor of arts in theatre studies, Josh made his professional acting debut in the Broadway production of Aaron Sorkin’s “A Few Good Men.” He went on to star as Jeremy Goodwin in “Sports Night” and as Will Bailey in “The West Wing.” A graduate of Westchester Day School, Josh has been active in Jewish affairs for some time. He appeared in the Jewish Federation’s “Live Generously” campaign, and starred in a video preparing Jewish high school students for the possibility of facing an anti-Israel climate on college campuses. Raised in New Rochelle, New York, Josh now resides in Los Angeles with his wife and two children.
Save the Date: Thursday, Sept. 13
Social Action Committee of the Jewish Community Relations Council
330.746.3250 Ext. 123
Churchill United Methodist Food Pantry
The CHUM Food Pantry aims to feed families in Liberty Township that are in need of extra assistance. Since first starting in 2016, the pantry now feeds over 70+ families. Volunteers will help distribute food and make guests feel welcome during their visit.
Dates: May 4 | June 8 | July 6 | August 3 | September 7
Time: 9:45 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Location: 189 Churchill Road, Youngstown, Ohio 44505
Diaper Packing with Making Kids Count
The Making Kids Count Diaper Bank Volunteers repack diapers in quantities of 25 diapers per size with saran wrap and labels. This ensures that more people are able to receive a pack of diapers and that the diapers are being distributed as more of an “emergency” supply. Volunteers wrap 10,000 diapers into 400 packs a month!
Dates: May 11 | June 8 | August 17 | September 14
Times: 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Location: 7178 West Blvd, Ste E, Youngstown, Ohio 44512