The Israeli Shaliach in the Jewish Community Center

By Irwin Shaw

Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA), National Conference of Jewish Communal Service, Winter 1968

The Six Day War of 1967 demonstrated to world Jewry that their sense of well-being is tied to the security of the State of Israel. As a response to this newfound realization, the author argues that the Jewish Welfare Board should establish a Commission on Israel and the Jewish Community Center in order to normalize adult Hebrew and Israel education in centers throughout the United States. Successes in the Detroit community center indicate that such adult education could be widely popular and effective, especially if Israeli

Topic: Israel Education, Diaspora Relations, Jewish Community Centers (JCCs), Israel-Diaspora Relations, Hebrew, Israel's Impact on American Jewry, Adult Education, Community Centers

Name of Publication: Journal of Jewish Communal Service

Editor: Sherman, Sanford N.

Volume/Issue: Vol. 45/No. 2

Page Number(s): 147-155

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Genre: Article

Coverage: Detroit, Michigan , United States

Language: English

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Shaw, Irwin. The Israeli Shaliach in the Jewish Community Center. Journal of Jewish Communal Service. Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA),National Conference of Jewish Communal Service. Winter 1968: 147-155.


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