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MJF In the News

January 2022

Preparing for the un­thinkable inside houses of worship

December 2021

Hundreds gather at the Hoan Bridge to light the final candle celebrating Hanukkah

Post from Community: Unprecedented coalition forms to spotlight antisemitism

Light the Hoan Celebrates Hanukkah

November 2021

How you can celebrate Hanukkah in Milwaukee

Light the Hoan to shine bright for Hanukkah

Crowds Gather to Pay Tribute to Parade Victims in Waukesha

Nearly 500 people gathered for prayer vigil to honor victims in Waukesha’s Christmas parade incident

October 2021

Jewish Museum Milwaukee sheds light on significance of Jewish peddlers

FBI and MCTS team up for hate crime reporting campaign

Mequon-Thiensville School Board recall candidate shares social media posts with Holocaust references

September 2021

In work with refugees and Jewish community, Kai Gardner Mishlove’s mission is to build bridges, find common ground

Wednesday on Lake Effect: Journal Sentinel Investigation, Jewish Museum Milwaukee, 5 Things To Do

August 2021

Here’s how you can help Afghan refugees arriving at Fort McCoy in Wisconsin
‘This is … about hate.’ Holocaust comparisons show up at protests against hospitals’ COVID-19 vaccine mandates

June 2021

‘Both harmful and dangerous’: The 3 times Wisconsin legislators equated COVID and gun rules to the Holocaust

May 2021

How some religious institutions in the Milwaukee area are adapting to the new CDC mask guidance for fully vaccinated people
Review: A Holocaust Survivor’s Striking Art on Display
Wisconsin to require Holocaust education starting in 5th grade 
Wisconsin schools required to teach Holocaust under new law
New law requires school curriculums to cover Holocaust
UW-Milwaukee: Announces commencement speaker, honorary degree recipients
‘An Environment of Hate’?
Seth Siegel’s next chapter

April 2021

Post from Community: New director selected to lead Jewish Community Relations Council 
Milwaukee Jewish Community Relations Council Hosts Virtual Discussion Highlights Relationship Between Antisemitism and White Nationalism

March 2021

Hundreds vaccinated at Jewish Community Center in Whitefish Bay
More than 350 people get COVID-19 Vaccine at Samson JCC ‘first-dose’ clinic
Holocaust-education bill passes Wisconsin senate after delays due to coronavirus 
Uptick in racial incidents drives proposal to require schools to teach African American History
With anti-Semitism on the rise, Milwaukee’s Jewish leaders urge everyone to play a role in rooting out hate
Republicans and Democrats agree on this: Teaching the Holocaust

February 2021

Jewish Museum Milwaukee Showcases Artist’s Work to ‘Maintain Humanity’ While In Concentration Camp
Hidden Holocaust Art at Jewish Museum Milwaukee
To Paint is to Live: Jewish museum reopens with exhibit of artwork recovered from the Theresienstadt ghetto
Jewish Museum Milwaukee reopens for a second time during the pandemic
Jewish Museum Milwaukee Ready to Reopen its Doors 

January 2021

Catholic, Jewish Communities Team Up for Holocaust Education
Holocaust educator: Capitol riots should serve as wake-up call
Milwaukee organization steps up effort to require Holocaust education in Wisconsin schools

MJF News Coverage Archive

For coverage links past the dates listed, please contact Jeff Jones, Marketing Manager, at 414-390-5783.

MJF News Releases

June 2021

Chef José Andrés to Headline Local Economic Forum

April 2021

New director selected to lead Jewish Community Relations Council

March 2021

JCRC Seeks Nominees for Robert H. Friebert Social Justice Award

MJF News Release Archive

Special Announcements

December 8, 2017: JCRC Statement on Jerusalem
October 14, 2015: Statement on Terror Attacks in Israel
June 19, 2015: Jewish community expresses shock and outrage at Charleston church shootings
January 12, 2015: MJF Denounces Paris Attacks
November 18, 2014: Statement on Attack of Jerusalem Synagogue
August 4, 2014: Statement on Recent Increase of Anti-Semitic Incidents
July 1, 2014: Mourning the loss of Naftali, Gilad and Eyal

Statements on 2016 presidential election and selection of staff:

Jewish Community Relations Council denounces Bannon appointment (November 14, 2016)
Jewish Community Relations Council looks forward after election (November 11, 2016)

For news releases past the dates listed, please contact Jeff Jones, Marketing Manager, at 414-390-5783.

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