We’re pleased to announce the winners of this years’ essay contest: 1st place: Mia Points, 2nd place Abby Scannell and 3rd place Hannah Tennor. Thank you to all the students and schools who participated and to Robert W. Baird for underwriting this contest. You can read their essays here.
Peoria Public Schools will be sending students from their schools to visit the Peoria Riverfront Museum and the Peoria Holocaust Memorial. These trips will take place in the morning during late February and early March . We are seeking volunteers to lead these students through the Memorial; a script and training will be provided. You […]
Life and Legacy Include the Jewish Federation of Peoria in your Estate Plan Life and Legacy is a two year partnership of the Harold Grinspoon Foundation (HGF) and the Jewish Federation of Peoria that promotes after-lifetime giving to benefit local Jewish organizations. Chances are you already support Jewish charitable organizations in Peoria. Have you included them […]
The 2017 campaign in upon us. With your help we support Jewish education, care for our elderly, provide Jewish community with uplifting programs and social opportunities, we can rescue those in need, feed those who are hungry, provide for our children, and so much more. This video says it all. To make a donation go […]
We would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who has helped with the Holocaust Memorial over the years. it took many dedicated volunteers to sort and wash the buttons, to fill the structures. to design and build them; the list is long and the number of hours and people who helped us is […]