News Release Archive

March 2020

Troubling trends reflect 55% increase in reported antisemitism

October 2019

Highly ranked financial forecaster, futurist to keynote Economic Forum

Pause with Pittsburgh

July 2019

Magen David Adom, Israel’s National EMS Organization, To Hold Terrorism- And Emergency-Response Training for Religious and Public Institutions in Milwaukee

June 2019

Pardeep Singh Kaleka and Arno Michaelis to receive 2019 Robert H. Friebert Social Justice Award

February 2019

Nominees Sought for Robert H. Friebert Social Justice Award

January 2019

New President/CEO hired at Milwaukee Jewish Federation

October 2018

Olympic gold medal gymnast Aly Raisman speaking at local launch of abuse help program

Community Gathering for Pittsburgh

June 2018

‘Digital Nazi Hunter’ keynotes Annual Meeting

April 2018

Wisconsin Celebrates Israel Up to 1,000 expected to ‘Walk for Israel’

Mayor Barrett presenting proclamation to celebrate Israel’s 70th birthday

March 2018

October 2017

Transgender Beauty Queen to Share Her Story: Trans Day of Remembrance Interfaith Vigil

Incarcerated Journalist to Keynote Holocaust Education Resource Center’s Gala

Israeli, Palestinian Activists Share a Message of Understanding

Former US Small Business Administrator to Keynote Economic Forum 2017

May 2017

José A. Olivieri to receive 2017 Robert H. Friebert Social Justice Award

April 2017

Holocaust by Bullets exhibit opening features the founder of the investigations Over 2 million murdered by bullets

October 2016

Left v. Right: The Battle for Israel’s Soul: A moderated discussion with J.J. Goldberg and Jonathan Tobin

September 2016

Responses to Violence: Group chooses reconciliation over revenge
Group Chooses Reconciliation Over Revenge: Parents Circle Families Forum Offers Message of Hope
Holocaust History on Trial: Author to discuss court fight prior to release of biopic ‘Denial’

August 2016

Glass art depicts timeless portraits of humanity

May 2016

Mah Jongg is More Than a Game
Danae Davis, to receive 2016 Robert H. Friebert Social Justice Award
Wisconsin Celebrates Israel: 1,000 expected to “Walk for Israel”

April 2016

Milwaukee Jewish Federation receives 2016 Top Workplaces Award

March 2016

Community Passover Food Drive April 1-12
Jewish Community Relations Council Releases 2015 Audit of Anti-Semitic Incidents
Bestselling Author to Discuss Solutions for Water Crisis

January 2016

FDR’s ‘soldier in art’ featured in original-curated exhibit

December 2015

Jewish Community denounces hateful rhetoric, calls for compassionate treatment of refugees

November 2015

Community Menorah Lighting with Invited Guest Gov. Scott Walker
Program on Museum exhibit receives Emmy

October 2015

Peace Vigil For Israel this Sunday
Former Secretary of the U.S. Treasury to Keynote Economic Forum 2015

September 2015

Final Days: Free Admission to Jewish Museum Milwaukee for Military Personnel and Their Families

June 2015

James H. Hall Jr. to receive inaugural Robert H. Friebert Social Justice Award
Exhibit explores Jews, other cultural minorities in baseball’s history

May 2015

Nominees Sought for Robert H. Friebert Social Justice Award
Jewish Museum Milwaukee Hires New Executive Director

April 2015

Ethio-Jazz Musician Ester Rada to perform at local Israeli Independence Day Celebration on April 26
Researcher of Holocaust Mass Gravesites to Speak at Marquette

November 2014

Professional Medical Clowns from Israel Coming to Milwaukee

October 2014

Economic Forum 2014 Slates Lasry as Keynote Speaker
Best Selling Author Helen Epstein to Lecture at JMM

August 2014
Stitching History From the Holocaust
Music Industry Exec Shares Insider Stories
Statement on Recent Increase of Anti-Semitic Incidents

July 2014
Mourning the loss of Naftali, Gilad and Eyal

June 2014
Milwaukee Jewish Federation CEO Appointed to Bi-Partisan U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom
‘Shanghai Deliverance: A Holocaust Survival Story’ book discussion
Civil Rights at 50: Looking Back, Looking Ahead

May 2014
Jews Who Rock: A Musical History Tour

April 2014
Multiple Events Planned for Yamim 2014

March 2014
Celebrate the Ceramic Arts at Jewish Museum Milwaukee Exhibit is part of the NCECA 48th Annual Conference in Milwaukee
Arab-Israeli Writer Brings His Satire to Milwaukee on April 9 Sayed Kashua is writer, creator of hit Israeli TV Show
Host Families Needed for IDF Orphans
Passover Food Drive March 17-April 1

February 2014
Jewish Museum Milwaukee After Hours premieres March 13

January 2014
Community Art Project with Distinguished Artist

December 2013
Harold Grinspoon Foundation selects Milwaukee’s Jewish Community Foundation as a LIFE & LEGACY program partner
Acclaimed Writer to Lead Discussion about Israeli TV on Jan. 30 Leshem oversaw development of Showtime hit ‘Homeland’

November 2013
Warhol Screen Prints Coming to Jewish Museum Milwaukee

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