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11th Grader Annie Robinson Wins “Stop the Hate” Grand Scholarship Prize

Cleveland, Ohio (May 3, 2013) – Annie Robinson, an 11th grade student at Aurora High School, was awarded a four-year $50,000 scholarship at the fifth annual Stop the Hate: Youth Speak Out! essay contest ceremony held for the second year

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Celebrate Jewish American Heritage Month

May 1 – Now is the time to visit the Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage!  By Congressional resolution and Presidential proclamation, the month of May is Jewish American Heritage Month, and the Maltz Museum is the place to celebrate the

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Northeast Ohio Students to Win $100,000 in Cash & Prizes Thurs., May 2

Ten juniors and seniors from throughout Northeast Ohio will compete for a total of $100,000 in scholarships and prizes Thursday evening, May 2. The Maltz Museum’s fifth annual Stop the Hate: Youth Speak Out! essay contest will hold their awards

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Winning Student Art on Display in Museum Lobby

Through May 5, the Maltz Museum will display artwork by the student winners of Jewish Federation of Cleveland’s Yom Hashoah art contest.  Guests can view the works in the museum lobby for free – no admission required. As part of

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Free Admission Day – Sunday, April 14

As a gift to the community around the Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Remembrance Day)/Yom HaAtzmaut (commemorating the Israeli Declaration of Independence in 1948) season, the Maltz Museum is offering free admission to all on Sunday, April 14 (11am – 5pm).  In

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Essay Contest Scholarship Finalists Announced

Students Vie for $100,000 in Cash and Prizes Cleveland, Ohio (March 27, 2013) – More than 1600 students from 7 counties shared their solutions to stop hatred by entering the fifth annual Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage Stop the Hate:

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Essay Contest Finalists Named: Grades 6 – 10

Area Students Eligible for Cash Prizes What would you do to stop hatred and discrimination? In 2008, the Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage created a contest to encourage middle and high school students to focus attention on the corrosive effects

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Community Leaders Named As Maltz Heritage Award Event Chairs

Dinner and Ceremony to Honor Delos M. Cosgrove, MD and Cleveland Clinic Larry Pollock, Managing Partner of Lucky Stars LLC, has been named Event Chair of the Maltz Heritage Award Dinner honoring Delos M. Cosgrove, MD and Cleveland Clinic. “It

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“Spots of Light” – Acclaimed International Exhibition Opens March 19

Love. Womanhood. Friendship. Faith. These are some of the themes explored in the Maltz Museum’s upcoming exhibition Spots of Light: To Be a Woman in the Holocaust (March 19 – June 9, 2013). The first exhibition to focus exclusively on Jewish

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RESULTS Who Is Cleveland’s Funniest Rabbi?

  Five Rabbis competed for the title of “Cleveland’s Funniest Rabbi” Wednesday evening: Shmuel Friedman, Ephraim Karp, “2011 Funniest Rabbi” Daniel Roberts, Kiva Shtull, and Lauren Werber.  In front of an audience of more than 200 people, Dr. Kiva Shtull was named the 2013

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