Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, City Attorney Rocky Delgadillo and City Councilmember Jose Huizar joined Jewish Federation President John Fishel at Roosevelt High School this week to kick off a new year of Koreh L.A., The Federation's literacy program that...
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Tag: Essay Contest
October 4, 2007 | 8:00 pmMayor Kicks Off Reading Rainbow
August 16, 2007 | 8:00 pmA $5,000 Essay Contest
A citywide essay contest will offer students in first through 12th grade a chance to win prizes for themselves, their teachers and their schools, and see their winning work published in The Jewish Journal.
The contest is being held in conjunction with American...
May 8, 2003 | 8:00 pmSince the 1990 National Jewish Population Survey (NJPS) reported that 52 percent of Jews were marrying non-Jews, the American Jewish community has been split on how to respond. While many on the left have called for greater outreach and acceptance for interfaith families, others have...