JFGI Connections

These are the voices that connect us as a Jewish community.

Count Us INdy

 

All newsprint photos courtesy of The Jewish Post & Opinion archives.



​The year was 1939. The World’s Fair had begun in New York City, and in celebration, an open water swim from Indiana to New York and back was announced. Twenty-five teenage boys and girls fr…

Long Live the Lunch Bunch Program

 

There have been Fogles in Indianapolis almost as long as there’s been a Jewish community in Indianapolis—the first Jews settled here in 1849, and the Fogle family arrived from Eastern Europe in the early 1900s. Native Hoosiers David Fogle and his future wife Libby were born in …

The Official Launching of The Birthday Club

The Birthday Club launched in January 2017 to offer individualized resources for families in need that enable each child to have a special birthday celebration.

Organized by community volunteers Marina Grabovsky and Leah Aft, the success of the official kick-off event indicated great …

HHAI's Michael Voskoboynik Presents at Yad Vashem

Written by Shoshi Yaari, HHAI Parent.

 

At the end of December 2016, our own Mr. Voskoboynik had the incredible opportunity to attend and present at the Yad Vashem International Conference for Jewish Education in Jerusalem. Over 200 Jewish day school principals and educators from more…