Greater Miami Jewish Federation

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Miami Jewish Federation To Honor Shimon Peres

The Greater Miami Jewish Federation will honor the former President of Israel Shimon Peres Monday at the Hilton Miami Downtown.


People hold a giant Israel's national flag during a pro-Israel demonstration called by the Representative Council of Jewish Institutions in France (CRIF) outside the Jewish state's embassy on July 31, 2014 in Paris as France is considering disbanding a radical Jewish group, the Jewish Defence League (LDJ), whose members clashed with pro-Palestinian activists during rallies over Israel's offensive in Gaza. The rally is in response to weeks of pro-Palestinian protests marred by clashes, arrests and allegations of anti-Semitism in which synagogues were targeted and Israeli flags burnt. AFP PHOTO / DOMINIQUE FAGET (Photo: DOMINIQUE FAGET/AFP/Getty Images)

Rally For Israel Takes Place Thursday Night

Israel supporters in South Florida gathered Thursday night to rally against Hamas.


(Source: Holocaust Memorial)

Jewish Community Remembers “The Night of Broken Glass”

The South Florida community will join in observance of the 75th anniversary of Kristallnacht pogrom or “night of broken glass” considered the night the Holocaust began.

CBS Miami–11/11/2013

Holocaust Memorial of the Greater Miami Jewish Federation  (source:

Gathering Pays Tribute To Those Died, Survived The Holocaust

South Floridians will gather Sunday evening at the Holocaust Memorial on Miami Beach to remember its victims and honor its survivors.


Congregants at Rosh Hashana services at the Jewish Museum of Florida were encouraged to send text messages to the Rabbi. (Source: CBS4)

High-Tech Rosh Hashana Service Involves Texting Rabbi

Call it a high-tech service for Rosh Hashanah.


(Source: CBS4)

Rabbi’s Service OKs Young Adults To Text Transgressions

Armed with an iPad and references to pop culture, one local Rabbi will host a Sunday night service celebrating Rosh Hashanah by straying a little from tradition.

CBS Miami–09/16/2012

More than 700 South Floridians are in Israel for a mega mission. The group left Sunday afternoon and will be in Israel for nine days.

700 S. Floridians Take Part In Mega-Mission To Israel

More than 700 South Floridians are in Israel for a mega mission. On Sunday another group left; they will be in Israel for nine days.



S. Fla. Jewish Community Group Making Pilgrimage To Israel

The huge duffel bags, hundreds of them, were being packed at the Greater Miami Jewish Federation Friday as some 800 members of the South Florida Jewish community prepare for a “Mega Mission” to Israel.