Hillel Milwaukee hosted Women’s Philanthropy of the Milwaukee Jewish Federation for a tour of “Soaring Spirit: An Exhibit of 33 Ketubahs” by Chicago Artist Judith Joseph. Joseph speaks here to the group. Photo by Ashleigh Lund.
Henry “Pat” Kerns and Daniel Kerns, co-chairs of the Milwaukee Jewish Federation’s “We Are Family” Annual Meeting on Aug. 10 in Fox Point, spoke from the podium together to attendees. The elder Kerns, at right, expressed pride on being there with his grandson Daniel, at left.
The Milwaukee Jewish Federation Annual Meeting was held Aug. 10 at Congregation Sinai, 8223 N. Port Washington Road in Fox Point. Community leaders gathered prior to the meeting.
Local artist Jen Rosenberg instructs students at the Empathy Through Art summer intensive program on quick portrait techniques at Jewish Museum Milwaukee. The program was part of the Hours Against Hate initiative of the Jewish Community Relations Council. Both JMM and JCRC are programs of the Milwaukee Jewish Federation. Submitted photo.
In early August, Hillel International hosted its annual Hillel Institute, which is a professional training seminar for Hillel professionals. Both Hillel Milwaukee and Hillel at the University of Wisconsin – Madison sent staff to the weeklong conference. Left to right are Pnina Ezra, Israel fellow with the Milwaukee Jewish Federation at Hillel Milwaukee; Deborah Fendrich, director of Jewish student life & learning at Hillel Milwaukee; Lizzy Wallis, Springboard social justice fellow at UW Hillel; Tal Sheffer, Israel fellow at UW Hillel; and Aaron Seligman, assistant director at UW Hillel. Submitted photo.