Press Room

The Press Room.  GA 2009

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PRESS CONTACT:
Joe Berkofsky
Director of Communications
The Jewish Federations of North America
joe.berkofsky@ujc.org
212.284.6714

During the GA, the virtual press room will have photos from each day's key GA events for media re-use with attribution. If you want to request photos that you don't see on the press room's gallery, please e-mail Joe Berkofsky at Joe.Berkofsky@ujc.org.

havdallah A pre-GA Havdalah service hosted in Washington by Stuart Kurlander on 11/7/09. Pictured are Dede Feinberg and Jerry Silverman. Photo credit: Robert A. Cumins/Jewish Federations of North America
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endowment Professors Joel Fleishman, left, and Peter J. Frumkin speak at the Endowment and Foundation roundtable on 11/8/09. Photo credit: Robert A. Cumins/Jewish Federations of North America
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endowment Attendees gather as the 2009 GA kicks off on 11/8/09. Photo credit: Robert A. Cumins/Jewish Federations of North America
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endowment Republican Whip Eric Cantor warns against complacency on global threats during his address at the 2009 GA on Nov. 8, 2009. Photo credit: Robert A. Cumins/Jewish Federations of North America
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endowment Israeli Ambassador to the US Michael Oren addresses the General Assembly of the Jewish Federations of North America on Nov. 9, 2009. Photo credit: Robert A. Cumins/Jewish Federations of North America
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endowment Benjamin Sternklar-Davis shared the story of how he decided to give his Bar Mitzvah money to the town of Sderot to build a playground with a bomb shelter; he got an ovation from the General Assembly of the Jewish Federations of North America on Nov. 9, 2009. Photo credit: Robert A. Cumins/Jewish Federations of North America
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endowment Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addresses the General Assembly of the Jewish Federations of North America on Nov. 9, 2009, discussing his "vision of two states for two peoples." Photo credit: Robert A. Cumins/Jewish Federations of North America
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endowment Kathy Manning, the new Chair of The Jewish Federations of North America addresses the the General Assembly on Nov. 10, 2009. Photo credit: Robert A. Cumins/Jewish Federations of North America
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endowment Ari Teman of JCorps wins the 'Hero of the Year' honor from the Jewish Community Heroes campaign at the General Assembly of the Jewish Federations of North America on Nov. 10, 2009. Photo credit: Robert A. Cumins/Jewish Federations of North America
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endowment White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel addresses the General Assembly of the Jewish Federations of North America on Nov. 10, 2009. Photo credit: Robert A. Cumins/Jewish Federations of North America
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endowment Jerry Silverman discusses the direction of The Jewish Federations of North America during the General Assembly on November 8, 2009. Photo credit: Robert A. Cumins/Jewish Federations of North America
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endowment President Obama speaks to leaders of The Jewish Federations of North America during a private meeting at the White House on November 9, 2009.
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endowment During the November 10, 2009 closing plenary of The Jewish Federations of North America General Assembly, Jewish members of the US military march to the stage. Photo credit: Robert A. Cumins/Jewish Federations of North America
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endowment Israeli Opposition Leader Tzipi Livni speaks on Nov. 10, 2009 at The Jewish Federations of North America General Assembly. Photo credit: Robert A. Cumins/Jewish Federations of North America
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endowment Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak, right, greets Heschel Raskas, Treasurer of The Jewish Federations of North America, during the Jewish Federations General Assembly on Nov. 9, 2009. Photo credit: Robert A. Cumins/Jewish Federations of North America
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endowment Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak, left, greets Jerry Levin, chairman of the UJA-Federation of New York as Rebecca Caspi, head of The Jewish Federations of North America's Israel office, looks on, during the Jewish Federations General Assembly on Nov. 9, 2009. Photo credit: Robert A. Cumins/Jewish Federations of North America
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endowment During the November 10, 2009 closing plenary of The Jewish Federations of North America General Assembly, Jewish members of the US armed forces help inscribe a torah being written for use by military chaplains. Photo credit: Robert A. Cumins/Jewish Federations of North America
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endowment Yuli-Yoel Edelstein, Israel's Minister of Public Affairs and the Diaspora greets Toni Young, the chair of The Jewish Federations of North America's Center for Jewish Philanthropy. Photo credit: Robert A. Cumins/Jewish Federations of North America
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endowment Yuli-Yoel Edelstein, Israel's Minister of Public Affairs and the Diaspora, listens to a speaker during the 2009 General Assembly of The Jewish Federations of North America. Photo credit: Robert A. Cumins/Jewish Federations of North America
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