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The Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle (the Federation) works on behalf of all Jews and all Jewish organizations in Washington state to ensure a vibrant Jewish community locally, in Israel and worldwide.

Sara Weiss, Sarah Browning Honored at Kibud Morim Posted on May 11, 2015 11:45 AM

The Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle wishes a hearty mazel tov to Seattle Hebrew Academy teacher Sara Weiss, who received the annual Grinspoon Award for Excellence in Jewish Education at the May 7 Kibud Morim (Honoring Teachers) dinner.

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Jewelry Making Party Posted on May 8, 2015 4:41 PM

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Pride Shabbat Posted on May 8, 2015 4:23 PM

In collaboration with Jewish organizations across Puget Sound, we proudly invite you to the 2015 Pride Shabbat!

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2015 L'Dor V'Dor Reception Posted on May 8, 2015 4:09 PM

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Shavuot Grill-Out Posted on May 8, 2015 2:58 PM

It's Springtime in Seattle: come celebrate Shavuot with a veggie grill-out on the beach!

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Shalom Yerushalayim: Music for the Peace of Jerusalem Posted on May 4, 2015 4:54 PM

Please join the Seattle Jewish Chorale and guest musicians for the final concert of the season on Sunday, May 17, at Temple Beth Am. The performance will feature music celebrating Jerusalem from ancient times through today. Robert Bolyard is the Musical Director.

The event begins with a bake sale at 3 pm, followed by the performance beginning at 4 pm. Buy tickets here.

We'll see you on May 17!

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Ari Shavit Public Lecture Posted on April 28, 2015 3:31 PM

Renowned journalist and best-selling author Ari Shavit will return to Seattle on Monday, May 4, to deliver a public lecture entitled "The Elusive Dream of a Peaceful Two-State Solution."

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Kibud Morim 2015 Posted on April 22, 2015 11:36 AM

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Support Schools and Human Services Posted on April 21, 2015 10:51 AM

April 15 was the deadline for the Washington State House and Senate to vote on bills that originated in either chamber. The Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle strongly advocated for Breakfast After the Bell, a critical human services and education bill, and a high priority for the Jewish community. The legislation enjoyed bipartisan support in both chambers, but unfortunately, it did not pass by the April 15 deadline.

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