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Successful Artist's Reception

A HUGE thank you to our ECE parents, families and friends for the awesome turnout for our Artist’s Reception. Thanks to your generous support, we have raised $1,250 with this annual event. We plan to purchase child-sized picnic tables for our playground as well as equip the sandbox with ne…

Join Us in Celebrating 70 Years of Israeli Independence

Israel will celebrate 70 years of independence this year, and we are set to mark this momentous anniversary with a community-wide celebration on Sunday, April 22. The Israel Festival includes delicious Israeli food, arts and crafts and fun activities for guests of all ages. The event is fre…

Shaw JCC to Remember the Holocaust with Child Survivor Ingrid Kennedy

The Shaw JCC of Akron and Jewish Community Board of Akron invite the entire community to remember the Holocaust on Sunday, April 15, at 7 p.m., at the Schultz Campus for Jewish Life located at 750 White Pond Drive in Akron.

This year's Yom HaShoah Commemoration, Day to Remember the Holocaus…

Shaw JCC Welcomes Interim Executive Director John Keverkamp

Dear Members, 

We’re pleased to welcome John Keverkamp, CPA, as our Interim Executive Director, effective March 1. John will be leading the organization while the Shaw JCC Executive Committee conducts a nationwide search for a permanent Executive Director.

John is a familiar face on the…