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Mitchell and Sue Levine plant the seeds for their legacy

This year our Jewish Community said l’hitraot to Dr. Mitchell and Sue Levine as they relocated to Memphis, Tennessee where Mitch is now serving as the new director of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) College of Dentistry’s Dental Sleep Medicine Clinic where he …

A Night Out With Federation




We’re excited to bring you the Second Annual Night Out with Federation, held on Thursday, February 6, 2020, at the Jacksonville Marriott, from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. The highly-anticipated annual event will feature live entert…

Israel Crisis Update: Nov. 14, 2019

Update from The Jewish Federation of North America:

Overnight, it was reported that a ceasefire agreement had been reached between Israel and Palestinian Islamic Jihad, presumably with Hamas and Egypt playing a role in discussions. Both sides officially announced the agreement at 5:30am Is…

Update from Israel - Nov. 13

Israel Crisis Update: November 13, 2019

Here are the major developments:

  • More than 250 rockets have been fired at Israel by Palestinian Islamic Jihad since 6:00am Tuesday, Israel time.
    • Despite a six-hour lull overnight, the rockets resumed early Wednesday morning.
    • Sirens have con…