The Miami Jewish Film Festival announced today it will launch a competition sidebar in which select films will be judged and compete for the $18,000 Grand Jury Prize. This cash prize marks the first such award to be offered by any Jewish film festival in the world.
This past Sunday, Miami Diller Teen Fellows Cohort 6 celebrated their graduation from the program after 12 months as Fellows. During this beautiful evening, the teens highlighted their accomplishments, shared their plans for their impact projects that they will be completing in the Miami community over the next several months, screened a video slideshow of memories from the last 15 months, were presented with graduation certificates, and shared reflections on their time in the Fellowship program.
Early Childhood Education Directors from 15 of our early childhood programs in Miami Dade County convened their first Jewish Early Childhood Network (JECN) meeting of 2019-2020 this week. How fitting that at the start of this new school year, the gathering’s theme was “New Beginnings.”