Empowers

Between Us: Let’s Talk About 90 Days of Impact

Between Us: Let’s Talk About 90 Days of Impact

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This week’s parasha stands in stark contrast to last week’s story, in which we witnessed the Israelites’ greatest act of disloyalty to God by building and worshiping a Golden Calf. This week, in Vayakhel, we read of the great devotion and loving commitment by each person (kol ish) in building the tabernacle according to God’s instructions.

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Adults with disabilities obtain work experience through MOST program

Adults with disabilities obtain work experience through MOST program

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Three days a week, KC Foster makes sure every coffee station at the Jewish Federation of Greater Washington is fully stocked and clean.

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Federation Empowers: Charles E. Smith Life Communities

Federation Empowers: Charles E. Smith Life Communities

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To the many residents of the Hebrew Home at Charles E. Smith Life Communities, Paul is a volunteer who brings a smile, a joke and warmth to every room he visits.

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During JDAIM, it’s personal

During JDAIM, it’s personal

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I have a disability. That doesn’t make me unusual, because 1 in 5 Americans have a disability. It doesn’t make me unusual, because as many of us age, our hearing, sight, mobility and memory may all be challenged. It’s only unusual, because it wasn’t until recently that I described myself this way.

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Meet Yishai

Meet Yishai

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“We are all superheroes. We do our best work when we join forces.”

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