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July 16, 1998
An article in yesterday's Maryland section incorrectly reported that Sinai Hospital relies on the general fund drive of The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore. Sinai conducts its own fund-raising campaign.The Sun regrets the errors.Pub Date: 7/15/98
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun | December 23, 2013
Ann N. Libov, whose career in real estate sales spanned more than 30 years, died Dec. 16 of multiple myeloma at her Pikesville home. She was 73. The daughter of a salesman and a homemaker, Ann Scheuer was born in Baltimore and raised on Fallstaff Road in Northwest Baltimore. She was a 1958 graduate of the Park School and earned a bachelor's degree in 1962 from what is now Towson University. After earning her real estate license, Mrs. Libov when to work for Fiola Blum Inc., a Northwest Baltimore real estate firm.
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NEWS
July 6, 2005
The Associated Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore has named Dr. Arnall Patz of Pikesville the recipient of the 2005 Lester S. Levy Humanitarian Award. In 1950, Patz, an ophthalmologist, discovered the connection between premature babies in incubators and blindness. He proved that the once-common practice of placing premature infants into incubators filled with pure oxygen, though life-saving, robbed some babies of their sight. From 1979 to 1989, Patz directed the Johns Hopkins Wilmer Eye Institute.
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By Liz Bowie, The Baltimore Sun | December 19, 2011
The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore and the Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation announced that they will donate $8 million over five years to provide scholarships to children attending Jewish day schools in the Baltimore area. The Associated, which has pledged $3 million, is already giving $2.1 million a year from its annual campaign. The Weinberg Foundation will give $5 million. "We recognize the sacrifice Jewish parents make each day to help ensure that their children get the strongest Jewish education they can provide for them.
NEWS
February 13, 2005
On Friday February 11, 2005, MAYNARD SUREFF loving husband of the late Irene Sureff (nee Liss) father of Jeffrey Sureff of Miami, FL., devoted brother of the late Annie Fradin and Harry Sureff. Services and interment at the Maryland Veterans Cemetery, Garrison Forest Rd., on Wednesday February 16 at 10:45 A.M. Please omit flowers. Contributions in his memory, may be directed to the Associated Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore, 101 W. Mt. Royal Ave. (21201). Arrangements by SOL LEVINSON & BROS INC.
NEWS
July 8, 1991
Art Abramson, executive director of the Baltimore Jewish Council, will conduct a dialogue on "Where Do We Go From Here? Israel's Role in the New World Order" at noon Wednesday at the law offices of Gordon, Feinblatt, Rothman, Hoffberger and Hollander, 233 E. Redwood St.The event is sponsored by the Young Executive and Professional Council of the Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore.The cost is $3 per person. For more information, call The Associated at 727-4828.
NEWS
May 8, 1991
Prominent theologians will participate in a discussion of "the interfaith encounter" at 8 p.m. tomorrow at Beth Tfiloh Congregation, 3300 Old Court Road, Pikesville.The Rev. Martin E. Marty, a University of Chicago professor called "the most influential interpreter of religion in the U.S." by Time magazine, and Rabbi Eugene B. Borowitz, who teaches at Hebrew Union College in New York, will take part in a program entitled "From Disputation to Dialogue: Stories of the Interfaith Encounter."The event is sponsored by the Institute for Christian-Jewish Studies, a local interfaith coalition of lay and religious leaders, and the Jack Pearlstone Institute for Living Judaism, an endowment of the Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore.
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By DeWitt Bliss and DeWitt Bliss,Sun Staff Writer | February 26, 1995
Louis J. Fox, a founder of Fox Chevrolet who also headed the Associated Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore and its national counterpart, the Council of Jewish Federations, died yesterday of heart failure at Sinai Hospital.Mr. Fox, who was 83 and lived in Pikesville, was still chairman of the automobile company he and his late brother, Robert Fox, started in 1933 on Hanover Street in South Baltimore.He had been company president before becoming chairman in 1966. In 1972, the dealership moved to Woodlawn, and, in the 1980s, established dealerships elsewhere selling different brand cars.
BUSINESS
April 26, 1998
Skilled volunteers sought to fix up homes for the elderlyComprehensive Housing Assistance Inc. is seeking professional contractors and craftsmen to provide minor repairs and maintenance for its ninth annual Senior Home Repair Day next Sunday.Last year, CHAI volunteers helped 40 low-income elderly homeowners with work ranging from grab bar installation to roof repairs.Companies providing assistance in 1997 included Caplan Glass, Environmental Maintenance, SD Kitchens, Frank J. Klein & Sons, C&S Ornamental, Business Flooring, Finglass Construction, Mount Royal Management and Harold Rosinsky Plumbing & Electric.
BUSINESS
January 19, 2002
Economic indicators Tuesday:December leading indicators Thursday:Weekly jobless claims Friday:December sales of existing homes Monday Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday, financial markets closed. Wednesday Rebuilding your wealth, a free A.G. Edwards & Sons seminar, 6:30 p.m., 4 North Park Drive, Hunt Valley. Reservations required. To register, call Bob Greenwald at 410-584-8600. Thursday Lessons Learned from Enron, a free seminar by PSA Financial Center, 6:30 p.m., 1447 York Road, Lutherville.
NEWS
February 17, 2007
Some of Baltimore's best amateur boxers will compete tonight against their counterparts from Washington, New Jersey and Philadelphia at the Upton Boxing Center, 1901 Pennsylvania Ave., in what has been dubbed "Baltimore's Boxing Bash." The event is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. and will feature Upton's 2006 Boxer of the Year, Angelo Ward. Admission is $10 for adults; $5 for children under 12. Information: 410-396-7900. Baltimore: Education Forums are set in CEO search The Baltimore school board will hold four community forums next week to gather public input as it conducts a search for a permanent chief executive officer.
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By Larry Carson and Larry Carson,Sun Reporter | December 20, 2006
Ira Levy, a 34 year-old Columbia resident who is managing director of the Jewish Federation of Greater Washington, has been chosen by County Executive Ken Ulman to replace Nina Benz as Howard County's technology czar. Benz held the job for four years. His new $135,658-a-year job as director of the Howard Department of Technology and Communication Services starts immediately. Ulman said he hired Levy to make Howard County's systems easier for citizens to use while making full use of technology.
NEWS
July 6, 2005
The Associated Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore has named Dr. Arnall Patz of Pikesville the recipient of the 2005 Lester S. Levy Humanitarian Award. In 1950, Patz, an ophthalmologist, discovered the connection between premature babies in incubators and blindness. He proved that the once-common practice of placing premature infants into incubators filled with pure oxygen, though life-saving, robbed some babies of their sight. From 1979 to 1989, Patz directed the Johns Hopkins Wilmer Eye Institute.
NEWS
February 13, 2005
On Friday February 11, 2005, MAYNARD SUREFF loving husband of the late Irene Sureff (nee Liss) father of Jeffrey Sureff of Miami, FL., devoted brother of the late Annie Fradin and Harry Sureff. Services and interment at the Maryland Veterans Cemetery, Garrison Forest Rd., on Wednesday February 16 at 10:45 A.M. Please omit flowers. Contributions in his memory, may be directed to the Associated Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore, 101 W. Mt. Royal Ave. (21201). Arrangements by SOL LEVINSON & BROS INC.
NEWS
By Ilene Hollin and Ilene Hollin,SUN STAFF | June 24, 2004
Baltimore's federation of Jewish charities will launch a campaign today seeking to raise $100 million over the next two years for a package of new building construction and renovations. The campaign is the most ambitious in the history of The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore and marks its first attempt to raise money for only capital construction projects at such places as Baltimore Hebrew University and a social services complex along Park Heights Avenue. "This is a community that has always responded to our needs, and we anticipate a positive result," said Benjamin Greenwald, co-chairman of the campaign and chairman of The Associated's board.
NEWS
By Dennis O'Brien and Dennis O'Brien,SUN STAFF | September 28, 2002
A 41-year-old executive with The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore has been tapped to become president of the well-known charity. Marc B. Terrill, the executive vice president since 1998, was appointed president-elect yesterday. He will become president July 1 next year, replacing Darrell Friedman, 59, who announced in June that he planned to retire. "I'm thrilled," Terrill said. Friedman's 16-year tenure saw the charity's annual fund-raising campaign grow from $18.9 million to $29.3 million and included the opening of a $3.5 million addition to The Associated's headquarters on Mount Royal Avenue in 2000.
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By Liz Bowie, The Baltimore Sun | December 19, 2011
The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore and the Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation announced that they will donate $8 million over five years to provide scholarships to children attending Jewish day schools in the Baltimore area. The Associated, which has pledged $3 million, is already giving $2.1 million a year from its annual campaign. The Weinberg Foundation will give $5 million. "We recognize the sacrifice Jewish parents make each day to help ensure that their children get the strongest Jewish education they can provide for them.
NEWS
By Larry Carson and Larry Carson,Sun Reporter | December 20, 2006
Ira Levy, a 34 year-old Columbia resident who is managing director of the Jewish Federation of Greater Washington, has been chosen by County Executive Ken Ulman to replace Nina Benz as Howard County's technology czar. Benz held the job for four years. His new $135,658-a-year job as director of the Howard Department of Technology and Communication Services starts immediately. Ulman said he hired Levy to make Howard County's systems easier for citizens to use while making full use of technology.
BUSINESS
January 19, 2002
Economic indicators Tuesday:December leading indicators Thursday:Weekly jobless claims Friday:December sales of existing homes Monday Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday, financial markets closed. Wednesday Rebuilding your wealth, a free A.G. Edwards & Sons seminar, 6:30 p.m., 4 North Park Drive, Hunt Valley. Reservations required. To register, call Bob Greenwald at 410-584-8600. Thursday Lessons Learned from Enron, a free seminar by PSA Financial Center, 6:30 p.m., 1447 York Road, Lutherville.
NEWS
By Edward Gunts and Edward Gunts,SUN STAFF | April 15, 1999
ONE OF BALTIMORE'S leading nonprofit organizations has made a strong commitment to stay in the city, breaking ground for a $2 million addition and renovation that will nearly double the size of its current headquarters. The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore will soon begin construction of a two-story addition on the west side of the Associated Krieger Building at 101 W. Mount Royal Ave. When complete early next year, it will provide 13,500 square feet of additional space for the 19-year-old headquarters building, including administrative offices, meeting rooms and a two-story-high boardroom.
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