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[The Jerusalem Post:] The Next Big Thing?

“The financial support model is no longer meaningful as the centerpiece of the relationship,” says Shep Englander, CEO of the Cincinnati Federation. “We need to build a partnership with Israelis who are concerned about civil society and pluralism. It can’t be an American-led campaign…

[Local12:] Cincinnati Jewish women prep Thanksgiving meals

Thanksgiving is a month away and on Sunday, volunteers were busy getting food ready for those who will need it.

Women from Cincinnati Jewish community helped to package kosher meals and non-kosher Thanksgiving meals. More >

[The New York Times:] House Race in Southwest Ohio Heats Up in Fiery Forum

Candidates running for both local and national offices participated in an election forum and Candidate Meet-and-Greet on October 16, 6pm. Your Vote Counts, presented by American Jewish Committee (AJC Cincinnati) and the Jewish Community Relations Council (JCRC), in partnership with Local 12…

[American Israelite:] Student-designed sukkah is center of attention at UC

A sukkah in the center of the University of Cincinnati campus was a learning experience not only for the class that designed and built it but also for the UC community.

The building of the sukkah was part of the curriculum of a class at the College of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning…

[WCPO:] Gary and Kim Heiman bring passion to leading United Way campaign

 These days, Gary and Kim Heiman run Standard Textile, a Reading-based company with 400 local employees that creates and manufactures textile products that it sells worldwide.

Their family's Cincinnati beginnings were far more modest.

Gary Heiman's grandfather, Charles Heiman, moved to C…