Federation News

Jewish Federation of Florida's Gulf Coast

2022

10* local women headed to Israel on MOMentum trip
April 18, 2022

 

 

Seeing the stories of the refugees in our reflection
April 18, 2022

 

 

2 films to screen keyed to Yom HaShoah, Yom HaZikaron
April 18, 2022

 

 

Earth Day interfaith service and call to action April 24
March 28, 2022

 

 

'The Grey Zone': The greatest Holocaust movie ever made, but hardly seen, debuted on 9/11
March 28, 2022

 

 

PJ Library guides families through Passover
March 28, 2022

 

 

PRIMER awards speaker to suggest means to fight antisemitic rhetoric
March 28, 2022

 

 

Potluck for Tribe
March 28, 2022

 

 

Order tickets now for wine tasting event
March 28, 2022

 

 

Film fest to close with last tango in Tampa (till maybe next year)
March 28, 2022

 

 

Interfaith prayers offered for peace in Ukraine
March 28, 2022

 

 

Gulf Coast Federation joins in funding effort to aid Ukrainian Jews
March 15, 2022

 

 

Podcast hosts to get award for speaking against anti-Israel media bias
March 15, 2022

 

 

Zoom program on RBG set for April 4
March 15, 2022

 

 

Torah on Tap
March 15, 2022

 

 

Teen group to volunteer at food bank
March 15, 2022

 

 

26th annual Tampa Bay Jewish Film Festival lineup runs deep
March 15, 2022

 

 

Parents, young adults invited to wine tasting April 14
March 15, 2022

 

 

 

In return to in-person viewing, 'Real to Reel' series features story of Sephardic music 'keeper of the flame'
March 01, 2022

 

 

Application process for Schick Family Scholarship Award open
March 01, 2022

 

 

'People Love Dead Jews' author to speak March 21
March 01, 2022

 

 

 

Make a splash at Tribe Shabbat dinner
February 14, 2022

 

 

Barnyard Purim party planned March 13
February 14, 2022

 

 

ISRAEL OPPORTUNITIES
February 14, 2022

 

 

After hostage taking, local Jewish leaders discuss security with law enforcement
February 14, 2022

 

 

Federations add their denunciation of 'apartheid' label for Israel
February 14, 2022

 

 

Jewish summer camp in Clearwater registration open
January 31, 2022

 

 

Teen Mitzvah Corps gets hands dirty with first project
January 31, 2022

 

 

Local community to meet online with people from Israel, other Southeast cities, Czech Republic for discussions
January 31, 2022

 

 

Torah with a side of chips and salsa
January 31, 2022

 

 

Real to Reel to feature 'Rosenwald' talk back with filmmaker Kempner
January 18, 2022

 

 

Virtual program set for Federation professional affinity groups
January 18, 2022

 

 

Guide sent to media to assist in coverage of Jewish community
January 18, 2022

 

 

Rabbi Lobel to lead Torah on Tap at Seadog on Feb. 24
January 18, 2022

2021

Hanukkah Happenings
December 20, 2021

 

 

Jewish filmmaker's autobiographical documentary to screen in January
December 20, 2021

 

 

Apply now for overnight camp or Israel experience scholarships
December 20, 2021

 

 

Young adult group plans Clearwater beach cleanup Jan. 23
December 20, 2021

 

 

Tribe members drink in Torah at new monthly events
December 20, 2021

 

 

St. Pete man surprises Boston area woman saved by his stem cells
December 20, 2021

 

 

Film series to screen 'Hummus the Movie'
December 6, 2021

 

 

Federation's toy drive a success
December 6, 2021

 

 

Federation wrapping up leadership program for third cohort
December 6, 2021

 

 

CORRECTION
November 23, 2021

 

 

Folks have reel good time
November 23, 2021

 

 

2022 true-story film lineup announced
November 23, 2021

 

 

Hanukkah Happenings
November 23, 2021

 

 

Second annual toy drive under way
November 10, 2021

 

 

PJ Library website offers plenty of ideas for the Hanukkah holiday
November 10, 2021

 

 

Chanukah Happenings
November 10, 2021

 

 

Author, playwright, actress to discuss debut novel
October 26, 2021

 

 

Wanted: local Jewish moms for trip to Israel, empowerment
October 26, 2021

 

 

Second annual holiday toy drive begins soon

October 26, 2021

 

 

Visit to St. Pete Pier for conversation and coffee planned Nov. 14 for new 40-50s group
October 26, 2021

 

 

Federation's campaign to kickoff Nov. 11
October 26, 2021

 

 

For the kids, PJ Library Shabbat
October 12, 2021

 

 

Doc series to present 'Itzhak' Oct. 28
October 12, 2021

 

 

Singles group to welcome author
October 12, 2021

 

 

By women, for women
October 12, 2021

 

 

Visit Jewish communities in Latin America, Cuba virtually
September 27, 2021

 

 

2022 Campaign Kickoff event is Nov. 11
September 27, 2021

 

 

Young adults to shuffle off to St. Pete Oct. 21
September 27, 2021

 

 

Virtual 'Knock Knock? Jews There?' comedy show set for Oct. 6
September 27, 2021

 

 

Rosh Hashana cooking class
September 27, 2021

 

 

Program seeks applicants to build leadership skills through study with Israelis
September 27, 2021

 

 

Shabbat program for kids planned Oct. 29
September 27, 2021

 

 

Federation offers comedic evening via Zoom
September 8, 2021

 

 

Min Ha-meitzar: Calling to God from the depths
September 8, 2021

 

 

2nd Women Helping Women drive under way
September 8, 2021

 

 

Federation offers virtual holiday cooking class Sept. 1
August 23, 2021

 

 

Federation's summer camp wraps up
August 23, 2021

 

 

Parsha Pathways is back, with a podcast too
August 23, 2021

 

 

Torah on Tap draws crowd to cantina
August 23, 2021

 

 

PJ Library offers free downloadable fall holidays guide
August 23, 2021

 

 

Delta variant forces postponement of luncheon
August 23, 2021

 

 

In-person PJ Library event set for Aug. 29
August 11, 2021

 

 

Documentary film series back virtually
August 11, 2021

 

 

Lions, Pomegranates Societies luncheon planned for Sept. 9
August 11, 2021

 

 

Learn Israeli High Holiday recipes from chef, cookbook author at virtual show
July 22, 2021

 

 

Tribe holds beach party
July 22, 2021

 

 

Federation presents Ludin award, Schick scholarship
July 22, 2021

 

 

Federation selects board, officers for new year
July 22, 2021

 

 

Film profiles openly gay Jewish athlete and Holocaust hero
June 21, 2021

 

 

Shabbat and a swim
June 21, 2021

 

 

Federation offers talk show from partner program in Israel
June 21, 2021

 

 

Pair of Israeli and American artists team up for virtual watercolor workshop
May 24, 2021

 

 

Community Shavuot event planned May 16
April 26, 2021

 

 

Lessons of hope and healing from the pandemic
April 26, 2021

 

 

Jewish Community Camp: safety first, fun close behind
April 26, 2021

 

 

Federation offers picnic kits for Israel Independence Day
March 29, 2021

 

 

Join Federation to meet stars of Israeli TV drama 'Fauda' 2019 on Zoom
March 29, 2021

 

 

Film series focusing on real life stories returns
March 16, 2021

 

 

Tribe hosts Passover wine tasting
March 2, 2021

 

 

2 events planned to help you get ready for Passover
March 2, 2021

 

 

Federation asks donors to answer the call, support community causes
February 16, 2021

 

 

Purim game night, costume contest set for Feb. 24
February 16, 2021
 

 

Local Lions of Judah participate in international conference

February 01, 2021

 

 

Ludin Young Leadership Award nominees to be selected

February 01, 2021

 

 

Canned food drive under way to benefit Gulf Coast JFCS

February 01, 2021

 

 

Tuck the kids in bed: Tribe and PJ Library plan joint adults only Purim party

February 01, 2021

 

 

Statement on assault on the U.S. Capitol

January 18, 2021

 

 

Applications sought for Schick scholarship
January 18, 2021

 

 

PJ Library presents family yoga event on Jan. 31
January 18, 2021

 

 

Author to discuss how Jews ran British blockade of Palestine
January 18, 2021

 

 

Parsha Pathways continues with more rabbis talking Torah
January 18, 2021

 

2020

2019

'Real' film series to open with look at WWII Jewish GIs
September 23, 2019

 

 

Federation launches 'Volunteer Central'
September 10, 2019

 

 

PJ Library plans sweet storytime event to celebrate Rosh Hashanah
September 10, 2019

 

 

Federation changes website address
September 10, 2019

 

 

New Kesher program connects communities
August 26, 2019

 

 

Pinellas teens go to Israel; Israeli teens come to Pinellas
August 13, 2019

 

 

Local group awed by Israel's wonders while polishing leadership skills
August 13, 2019

 

 

Community from 4 to 104 invited for Bible rapping, weight loss tips, much more
July 15, 2019

 

 

Federation changing name to reflect service area
June 18, 2019

 

 

New program hopes to forge connections through Jewish culture, community, education
June 18, 2019

 

 

Steps taken to address security concerns after 2nd deadly shul attack
May 21, 2019

 

 

Sign up now for summer fun at the Jewish Community Camp
May 21, 2019

 

 

Rays Jewish Community Day is June 2
May 21, 2019

 

 

Program to offer glimpse into campus life for Jewish students
May 21, 2019

 

 

For Israel Independence Day
May 21, 2019

 

 

Sarah Michaels named Young Woman of Distinction
May 21, 2019

 

 

The 2019 Women of Distinction
May 21, 2019

 

 

New program targets college-bound students
May 7, 2019

 

 

Rays to hold Jewish Community Day in June
May 7, 2019

 

 

Ahoy! YAD to host annual Lag B'Omer Bash
May 7, 2019

 

 

Women of Distinction event to honor 24
April 23, 2019

 

 

Federation sponsors 'Golda's Balcony' screening May 8
April 23, 2019

 

 

Food insecurity in Israel and how one organization is helping to fight it
April 23, 2019

 

 

PJ Library puts focus on Israel in May
April 23, 2019

 

 

Federation board member tours Israel with leadership program
April 9, 2019

 

 

Tampa Bay area participating in pilot Birthright Israel trip for 'older' young adults
April 9, 2019

 

 

Federation sets new parameters for posting on community calendar, enewsletter
March 25, 2019

 

 

Event helps newbies get to know one another, community
February 26, 2019

 

 

Scholarship named for campers' mom who passed away
February 8, 2019

 

 

Learn how Ethiopians are being helped in Israel at talks in Largo, Spring Hill
February 8, 2019

 

 

Film Festival
February 8, 2019

 

 

Food Festival
February 8, 2019

 

 

All-day seminar will offer tips for diving in the job-search pool
February 8, 2019

 

 

Prof. to present alternative view of anti-Semitism in 'Merchant'
February 8, 2019

 

 

Federation seeks 10 moms for trip to Israel
January 25, 2019

 

 

Byron Kolitz to receive annual PRIMER Israel advocacy award Feb. 17
January 25, 2019

 

 

Federation eyes partnership ties to Prague
January 25, 2019

 

 

Federation expands reach to Hernando
January 11, 2019

 

 

Local Lions to roar at international conference
January 11, 2019

 

 

Newcomers invited to nosh with Federation
January 11, 2019

 

 

Historian to speak about Jews in Florida
January 11, 2019