As the Portuguese Consul-General in Bordeaux, France, Aristides de Sousa Mendes helped thousands of refugees escape from Nazi-occupied France by issuing visas to neutral Portugal, against the explicit orders of his government.
At the Center for Holocaust Awareness and Information's annual Yom HaShoah Holocaust Remembrance program on April 27th, a grandson of Aristides de Sousa Mendes and a descendent of his visa recipients will speak about how one person can “save a world.”Get the details-->
The final speaker in "Israel 2014: The Series" will discuss "Defining an Effective National Security Strategy" on Monday, April 28th. Amos Guiora is Professor of Law and Co-Director of the Center for Global Justice at the S.J. Quinney College of Law, the University of Utah. Guiora has published extensively both in the U.S. and Europe on issues related to national security, limits of interrogation, religion and terrorism, and the limits of power, multiculturalism and human rights.Learn more-->
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Sherut Project (25-45)
Journey for Identity
UJA Federation Campaign
Planned Giving Opportunities
Jewish Coalition for Literacy
Passport Senior Services
From home delivery of life-saving food and medicine to funding for increased Jewish communal security, Federation dollars are hard at work sustaining Ukraine’s historic Jewish community.Learn more-->