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Tag: Los Angeles Jewish Community
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December 16, 2004 | 7:00 pm
As Israeli tourism officials focus on their main demographic with seven new tourism DVDs targeting Christian churches, 233 people will travel to Israel on Dec. 20 for the Los Angeles Jewish community's 10-day, post-Chanukah Mega-Mission. The number falls short of the 400 Jewish...
June 6, 2002 | 8:00 pm
Give a hungry man a fish, you feed him for a day. Teach him how to fish, you feed him for a lifetime. Give him chicken soup while fishing, you feed him, teach him and give him a taste of home.
The Los Angeles Jewish community has launched a spirited multilevel attack on local hunger....
May 16, 2002 | 8:00 pm
Seven-hundred-and-fifty-thousand dollars will pay for three medical trauma units at Tel Aviv's Sourasky Medical Center, which has treated 500 casualties of terrorist attacks, including those from the Passover massacre in Netanya. One-million dollars buys bulletproof vests for 1,000...
April 25, 2002 | 8:00 pm
February 28, 2002 | 7:00 pm
Rosalind Glaser Peters died on Jan. 6, 2002, at the age of 91.
She was our "Aishes Chayil," woman of valor, elegance, strength and dignity. The unparalled, articulate, beloved matriarch of our family.
Born in New York in 1909, she was a true pioneer of the Los Angeles Jewish...
June 19, 1997 | 8:00 pmA mission to Israel that's billed as the largest ever in the history of the Los Angeles Jewish community is scheduled to take place between Nov. 1 and 10 of this year. About 500 Southern Californians are expected to participate in the Golden Anniversary Community Mission, which is...