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Gateway Soiree - YPD's 2013 Campaign Closing Event

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  • More than 120 YPDers filled the Science Center on Oct. 12 to celebrate Federation’s annual community campaign at Gateway Soiree. Donors celebrated their role as emerging philanthropists with food, drinks, dancing, and music by American Idol finalist Nikko Smith. Fredbird even made a surprise appearance to take photos, dance, and spread the excitement. The evening culminated in a heartfelt expression of gratitude from two NORC members and residents of Covenant/CHAI, a beneficiary agency of Jewish Federation. Evelyn and Ruth said “thank you” to donors for all of their support and attention, helping them to enjoy life as they age. The event was greatly successful, attracting over 30 new YPD donors to Federation’s Community Campaign! Co-chairs of the event were Vadi Dodge and Seth Williams.
  • 10/16/2013
  • Album ID: 1718949
  • Photos by Chris Hayes

Ben Gurion Second Annual Night at the Gallery

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  • Jewish Federation’s Ben Gurion Society held its second annual Night at the Gallery, with over 50 Federation leaders and donors in attendance at the Third Degree Glass Factory. The group heard from Julie Stern, a Federation board member and Jodi Rubenstein, who shared stories of their missions to Israel and Ethiopia. Listeners learned about what the Federation has done for the Ethiopian Jewish community, including the allocation of $287,680 to Yokneam-Megiddo, St. Louis’ partnership 2000 sister-city region in Israel, much of which is targeted to support the Ethiopian immigrants in Yokneam. To further top off the evening, attendees were able to experience a live glass blowing demonstration.
  • 8/22/2013
  • Album ID: 1697586
  • Photos by Chris Hayes

Barry Rosenberg Party: JFed Staff

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  • On May 1st, 2013, Jewish Federation of St. Louis’ current and former staff came together to honor and celebrate Barry Rosenberg. After over 20 years of service to the Jewish Federation of St. Louis, Barry will retire from his role as CEO. Attendees enjoyed appetizers and mocktails, while taking pictures with Barry to commemorate his final weeks in office. Entertainment included poems written for Barry, heartfelt speeches and a video featuring staff and colleague’s hilarious memories from the past two decades. Current CEO, Andrew Rehfeld, said a few words leading up to Barry’s final speech to his staff, longtime friends and family.
  • 5/2/2013
  • Album ID: 1648049
  • Photos by Erin Wolfman

Barry Rosenberg: Retirement Party

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  • Barry Rosenberg devoted 35 years of service to the principles and values of Jewish life, first in Northern New Jersey and, for 20 years, as the chief executive of our own Jewish Federation of St. Louis. Barry’s leadership has been instrumental in building an inspiring, caring and united Jewish community. As he moves on and retires from his position at Federation, the St. Louis Jewish community came together to say “Thank You, Barry" at an elegant party at the Peabody Opera House.
  • 4/28/2013
  • Album ID: 1647915
  • Photos by Chris Hayes Photography

Thrive LIVE! Gala

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  • Jewish Federation of St. Louis honored its donors and volunteers Sunday night at the Peabody Opera House with the music and comedy of Tony Award-winning Jason Alexander. An audience of nearly 1,000 people enjoyed the performance of Alexander, who gained fame playing George Costanza on TV’s Seinfeld and also has starred on Broadway and in movies such as Pretty Woman.
  • 4/28/2013
  • Album ID: 1647370
  • Photos by Chris Hayes Photography

Women's Philanthropy "Shower our Community with Love" event

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  • Over 100 women attended Federation's 5th Annual Women's Philanthropy "Shower our Community with Love" event on Wednesday, April 17th. Held at the Saul Mirowitz Jewish Community School, the event offered women the opportunity to participate in meaningful projects that impacted people in need in our community and in Israel. Projects benefited the Jewish Community Center’s Early Childhood Center and Adult Day Services program, as well as the Orr Shalom program in Israel. Participants made bracelets and blankets and packaged basic care bags for infants and toddlers. Learn more about Women's Philanthropy at:
  • 4/17/2013
  • Album ID: 1642910
  • Photos by Chris Hayes Photography

YPD Date Night Series: Chocolate Tasting

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  • Eleven YPD couples came out for a Saturday night chocolate tasting at Kakao Chocolate in Maplewood, led by the shop's master chocolatier. The group enjoyed a sampling of chocolates and wine, while meeting and connecting with other young couples. Don't miss the rest of the Date Night events! Find all the info here:
  • 4/15/2013
  • Album ID: 1639174

YPD Campaign Kickoff 2013

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  • More than 250 YPDers came out to help kick off the 2013 campaign at a Bar Mitzvah-themed bash! The crowd enjoyed talented caricature artists who created memorable drawings, along with a photo-booth and an awesome DJ. Many generous people donated supplies to the NCJW Back-to-School Store. Thanks to everyone who helped make it an unforgettable evening!
  • 2/2/2013
  • Album ID: 1605716
  • Photos by Chris Hayes

JFNA Workshop with Barbara Bedney

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  • Barbara Bedney, PhD, MSW, Director of Human Services and Public Policy in the Washington office of The Jewish Federations of North America, came to St. Louis recently to give two workshops for agency and congregational lay and professional leadership in the St. Louis Jewish community. On Wednesday, January 23, Bedney presented “Tools, Tips and Strategies for Effective Program Evaluation.” More than 30 attendees got an overview of common methods used in program evaluations and learned advantages/disadvantages of each.
  • 1/23/2013
  • Album ID: 1601927
  • Photos by Susan Goen

JCF Legacy Recognition Even

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  • On January 15th, more than 70 donors involved with the Jewish Community Foundation’s Create a Jewish Legacy effort came together to celebrate the efforts success. In the past 4 years, Create a Jewish Legacy has raised more than $24.6 million in deferred and outright bequest gifts from 426 donor. The gifts benefit 18 different agencies and congregations throughout our community. Create a Jewish Legacy was inspired by the need to capitalize on the significant transfer of wealth occurring throughout the country and to ensure organizational stability for the future. The program will continue in 2013.
  • 1/15/2013
  • Album ID: 1596423
  • Photos by Chris Hayes
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