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Welcome to The Jewish Observer News page. Here is where you will find news and information from Middle Tennessee’s Jewish community, Israel and the world.

Nashville Joins Together to Shine a Light on Antisemitism

 

 

 

 

 

 

Amidst rising antisemitism and antisemitic rhetoric in the news and online, The Jewish Federation and Jewish Foundation of Nashville and Middle Tennessee is harnessing the power of the collective. On January 27th, neighbors from throughout Nashville, including bu…

Local High School Students Create Positive Response to Antisemitism

 

Brentwood High School Jewish Club leaders (l. to r.), Gabby Sandberg, Maia Prichard, Mya Schwartz, Morgan Kornblit, Kayla Liebeskind 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gabby Sandberg relocated to Middle Tennessee with her family from California just after the COVID19 pand…

Update on Community Wide Efforts for Afghan Allies

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Jewish Federation and Jewish Foundation of Nashville and Middle Tennessee is coordinating community wide efforts to support newly arriving families of allies from Afghanistan. To date, approximately 100 volunteers are involved in trainings …

December in the Gordon JCC Galleries

The Janet Levine March Gallery will feature the work of the Society of Nashville’s Artistic Photographers (SNAP). SNAP has become known for its excellence in fine art photography, creating images that make the viewer smile, think, question, or wonder. Members’ work has been show…

Update on Federation Aid to Haiti

This past summer, on August 14th, 2021, a 7.2 magnitude earthquake struck southern Haiti, killing over 2,200 people. Over 12,000 people were injured, and 130,000 homes were damaged or destroyed. This disaster struck at a time when Haiti was already reeling from the COVID-19 pandemic, un…

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