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Jackie Jacobs, Foundation CEO, shares his views on Jewish community, philanthropy and importance of legacy giving.
- After making Aliyah, Max Levin, grandson of former Foundation Director Ben Mandelkorn, joined the IDF in 2013. He subsequently was inducted as a paratrooper and placed in the Special Forces, Sayaret Tsachanin. Max’s mother, Judy Levin, informed us by email yesterday that while serving in Gaza, he[...]
- Upon the passing of Anita Eisenstein on July 23, 2014, we are reminded of the contributions that she and her husband Harold made to the community and our everlasting esteem for their contributions to the Columbus Jewish community. Below is our proclamation issued August 22, 2008 on the 60th anniv[...]
Book of Life
- 8 months ago
- As we reflect on our committed involvement in the Columbus Jewish community, we are struck by how much people’s actions can influence and inspire one another. We remember one of our first exposures to the Columbus Jewish Federation, during Israel’s 1973 war, and how moved we were by the passion, ded[...]
- 7 months ago
- We are proud members of the Jewish faith with roots in an unbroken chain over 3,000 years old; a chain that binds us to Jews the world over. We are also proud members of the Columbus Jewish community; one that opened its heart to those most vulnerable, both in our parochial and greater community. [...]