Community Lecture with Rabbi Steve Leder

Temple Sinai 4631 South Lockwood Ridge Road Sarasota, FL, Sarasota, FL, United States

Rabbi Steve Leder, twice named among Newsweek’s Top Ten most influential Rabbis in America, is coming to Sarasota-Manatee! Nationally sought-after commentator and prolific author of five best-selling books, Steve Leder is Senior Rabbi of the Wilshire Boulevard Temple in Los Angeles, serving 2,700 families across three campuses.  Rabbi Leder will address the increase in antisemitism, the current situation in […]

Yom Ha’atzmaut – Community Wide Celebration of Israel @ 75

Robarts Arena 3000 Ringling Blvd., Sarasota, United States

Celebrate Israel @ 75! Enjoy Israeli food and festivities with family and friends! Fill up on falafel, malawach, burekas, and more at the various food trucks and food stations (Kosher options available), sip limonana (Israeli lemonade), enjoy Turkish coffee, write notes for the Kotel (Western Wall in Israel that will be brought there in June […]

Lakewood Ranch Farmers’ Market

Waterside Place 1561 Lakefront Drive, Sarasota, FL, United States

Stop by and say hi to your friends at the Federation! Learn about our upcoming events, our impact in the community, and ways you can get involved.

Israel Briefing – “The Realities on the Ground” with Dr. Moran Yarchi


Please join the Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee for a special briefing and conversation via Zoom with Dr. Moran Yarchi. Tuesday, April 16 at 1:00PM EST Via Zoom Dr. Yarchi is an award-winning scholar of political communication, mainstream media coverage of terrorism, and new media, and is a professor and senior researcher on counter terrorism at […]

Unique Israeli Voices with Dr. David Senesh

The Ora 578 McIntosh Rd, Sarasota, FL 34232, United States

Thursday, April 18 6:00-7:00pm The Ora at the Morganroth Event Center 578 McIntosh Road, Sarasota The Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee is proud to present Dr. David Senesh, Yom Kippur War POW and nephew of famed poet and heroic paratrooper Hannah Senesh, as he shares his fascinating life story and perspective. As a clinical psychologist practicing […]