Heilicher Receives $1.4 Million Gift for Judaic Studies Program

The Amos and Celia Heilicher Minneapolis Jewish Day School proudly announces a $1.4 million charitable gift to the school from Rabbi Mitchell Smith in honor of his parents, Harold and Mickey (z”l) Smith.  This is the second major gift to Heilicher by Rabbi Smith this year. The current gift is an augmentation of a $1.1 […]

Jewish Job: Sholom Hiring Home Health Aide

Job Title: Home Health Aide Organization Name: Sholom Community Alliance Job Type: Full-time Salary Range: $12.50-$15/hour Deadline: Open Until Filled Job Summary/Description: Come work at Sholom! We are a 5-star rated facility! Join us for the job of a lifetime and help make a difference in the lives of Sholom’s residents, tenants, and clients! Apply […]

New Memoir Revives Recipes That Survived The Holocaust

Eva Moreimi wasn’t shielded from her parents’ experiences having survived the Holocaust. Growing up in Czechoslovakia, she ofter overheard her parents and their friends discussing their often harrowing tales of survival. “I was very little when I first overheard their conversations with their friends,” said Moreimi, who now lives in Minneapolis. “Most of their friends […]

Jewish Job: Care Specialist At Sholom

Job Title: CNA/NAR/Care Specialist Organization Name: Sholom Community Alliance Job Type: Full-time Salary Range: $14.50-$18.50/hour Deadline: Open Until Filled Job Summary/Description: Come work at Sholom! We are a 5-star rated facility! Join us for the job of a lifetime and help make a difference in the lives of Sholom’s residents, tenants, and clients! Apply online […]

Who The Folk?! Ruth Hampton Olkon

Ruth Hampton Olkon spent six years on the program side at Jewish Family Service of St. Paul, but now she’s back as the organization’s new CEO. What’s it like coming back when the buck stops with her? We talk about what it’s like to come back to the agency after eight years away, what she […]