Community Connections

Local News from the Jewish community of Portland and SW Washington

IMPACT: Women's Philanthropy let its hair down!

At Women's Philanthropy 2013 IMPACT Event, we let our hair down, lost the Spanx, noshed on delish bites and learned a bit more about each other through familar and not-so familar stories with the help of Back Fence PDX.

Creating History at the University of Oregon

Hillel Meeting

On February 6th, Quack PAC (AIPAC's on campus student leadership group) reached out to Oregon Hillel, the Jewish Student Union, and AEPi to engage students in order to train them on how to lobby the Associated Students of the University of Oregon (ASUO) student government to pass an…

Oregon Hillel Introduces Matzo Ball Soup Hotline

University of Oregon Hillel Logo

Oregon Hillel is thrilled to announce the start of a brand new initiative, the Matzo Ball Soup Hotline. Thanks to a generous gift from the Leonard & Lois Schnitzer Charitable Supporting Foundation and to the support of the Oregon Hillel Parents Club we are proud to introduce the Matzo Ball…