Creativity Against the Odds: Alma Rose and the Women's Orchestra of Auschwitz

Monday, November 2, 2020
6:00-7:00 pm.

A special virtual event featuring Karin Hendrickson, internationally-renowned conductor/composer, originally from Lawrence County, Pennsylvania. Karin will discuss the life and legacy of Alma Rosé - neice of Gustav Mahler, and the conductor of the Women’s Orchestra of Auschwitz during her time at the concentration camp. This event is sponsored by JCRC of the YAJF; YSU Center for Judaic and Holocaust Studies; and YSU Dana School of Music. Click on the photo to register for the webinar.

An Evening With The Honorable Israel Nitzan Acting Consul General, Israeli Consulate in New York

Thursday, November 5, 2020
7:00 pm.

In conversation with our regional Jewish community, the Consul General will detail the Israeli perspective on the Abraham Accords (normalization agreements with Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates), the pending normalization accord with Sudan, and on the future of peace in the region. Click on the photo to register for the webinar.

Sam Kooperman Endowment

The Sam Kooperman Endowment provides scholarships for Jewish overnight camping experience for Jewish youth; and provides scholarships for Jewish young adults to study in Israel. In both cases, it is for those who reside in the Mahoning and Shenango Valley region. Click on the image for an application (due December 31).

Jewish Journal Monthly Magazine

Click the image to read the latest issue of the Jewish Journal Monthly Magazine.

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