Emmis' fab 5

Emmis, the Federation's monthly newsletter, will hit its subscribers' mailboxes today.  In it, these stories:

Daniel J. Sokatch A framework for the 21st century Federation
The month of Elul is the traditional period of self-reflection and introspection. Many of us find ourselves standing at a crossroads, reflecting on what was and considering what might be. For me, this year’s crossroads is especially poignant. More...
Path Giving voice to the High Holidays
We want to begin this year with something different, a moving poem entitled 'Life is a Journey' by Rabbi Alvin Fine, who used poetic words and the strength of his resonant voice to lead Congregation Emanu-El in San Francisco from 1948 to 1964. He was a brilliant teacher and had a tremendous following among people who loved the art of the sermon. More...
Israeli Flags

A year of study in Israel
Apply now for the Haas/Koshland Memorial Award, granting qualifying students up to $20,000 and the opportunity to learn in Israel. More...


Parenting Matters
We all want our children to grow into good citizens of the world. But where do we begin? More...

BLC + wine + exhibit BLC + wine + exhibit
Join the Bay Area BLC's for a private wine tasting and exhibit tour of Il Ghetto: Forging Italian Jewish Identities. More...


September 19, 2008


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