Sympathy – May 2015 issue

… to the family of David Naft, 88, a survivor of the Holocaust, who died on March 30. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Jane Naft Loventhal, and asister-in-law, Sara Seidner. He is survived by wife of 70 years, Lea Naft; sons, Joseph Naft (Andrea) of Baltimore, MD; Gilbert Naft, Jacksonville, FL, and

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Kathmandu Chabad rabbi pilots helicopter to aid hikers stranded after Nepal quake

(JTA) — The co-director of the Kathmandu Chabad house piloted a borrowed Nepali helicopter to bring food and water to hikers stranded in the aftermath of the earthquake. Rabbi Chezky Lifshitz took the plane to the mountainous region of Dhunche on Wednesday, according to Chabad. Twenty-five Israeli hikers were later airlifted from the area and

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Around The Town

65 Nashville teens participate in J-Serve

More than 65 Nashville-area Jewish teens par participated in a day of community service and improvement projects as part of J-Serve, the 11th annual International Day of Jewish Youth Service on April 19th, 2015.  Participants were worked on a number projects , including making signs for Gordon Jewish Community Center’s Camp Davis, writing letters to

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