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People are what drive Danielle Minson, who has been Chief Development Officer since 2005. A Cincinnati native, she has extensive experience working in the Jewish community as a volunteer and professional. In 2013 she was awarded the Harris K. and Alice F. Weston Senior “Avodah” Award for outstanding Jewish professionals.
In 1920, Yura's city, Bendery, was one third Jewish. At the 2004 census, there were 385 Jews in the city, .38% of the population of over 100,000. In 1930, 8,117 spoke Yiddish as their native language. —Wikipedia
"In the future, we [pause] … we try to live in the day that we’re living in now. We’re a family just like any family, just like you. All around the world there are families like ours. We live our life, love each other, like any family, and even though we are in a difficult situation, we try to stay positive and love each other even more." —Igor Bekker
There is a new, just-released "masterful" documentary about Moldovan Jews that has been highly praised and is now streaming on Amazon.
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