Tag Archives: Denver -Statewide

Roots & Branches Foundation Awards $75,680 in Grants

Roots & Branches Foundation Awards ,680 in Grants

Roots & Branches Foundation, a grantmaking initiative of Rose Community Foundation, has awarded $75,680 in grants to three programs that help low-income families with children ages zero to five.

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ADL Opposes Right-to-Discriminate Bills in Colorado Legislature

ADL Opposes Right-to-Discriminate Bills in Colorado Legislature

The Anti-Defamation League testified today in opposition to two right-to-discriminate bills that would have allowed individuals and business owners to claim that their religious beliefs permit them to refuse to follow laws that they do not like, including important non-discrimination laws.

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Congress: Polis Will Attend – DeGette Will Snub Netanyahu Speech

Congress: Polis Will Attend – DeGette Will Snub Netanyahu Speech

Radio Chavura contacted each of Colorado’s national Congressional representatives and is reporting exclusively that Congresswoman DeGette is the only one of the nine elected officials who has said she will definitively not attend Prime Minister Netanyahu’s speech.

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Terrance Carroll, Pat Steadman to Receive ADL Civil Rights Awards

Terrance Carroll, Pat Steadman to Receive ADL Civil Rights Awards

The Anti-Defamation League’s Mountain States Office will present its 2015 Civil Rights Awards to Terrance Carroll, former Speaker of the Colorado House of Representatives, and Pat Steadman, Colorado State Senator, at a reception on January 28, 2015.

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Colorado Jews Mourn Israeli Terror Victim Dalya Lemkus

Colorado Jews Mourn Israeli Terror Victim Dalya Lemkus

A Shloshim service for Dalya, marking 30 days since her burial, was held at BMH-BJ in Denver this past Tuesday, organized by Brian and Sarina Lemkus Kopinsky, her uncle and aunt.

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East Side Kosher Deli Owners Named ‘Pillars of the Colorado Jewish Community’

East Side Kosher Deli Owners Named ‘Pillars of the Colorado Jewish Community’

After 17 years of ownership, Marcy and Michael Schreiber have sold the East Side Kosher Deli and are planning to relocate next spring to New York to be closer to their family.

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JCRC and Rocky Mountain Rabbinical Council Outraged About Massacre in Jerusalem

JCRC and Rocky Mountain Rabbinical Council Outraged About Massacre in Jerusalem

The synagogue attack impacted the local Boulder community, as one of the victims, Rabbi Kalman Levine, 55, was the brother of Boulder's Shelley Levine and brother-in-law of Shelley's husband, Jonathan Bein.

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ADL Welcomes Attorney General’s Action to Allow Same-Sex Marriages in Colorado

ADL Welcomes Attorney General’s Action to Allow Same-Sex Marriages in Colorado

The Anti-Defamation League welcomes Colorado Attorney General John Suther’s decision to expedite the process of allowing same-sex couples to marry in Colorado. Read the full statement.

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