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Hear Denver's own weekly Jewish Radio newsmagazine each Sunday at 6:30 PM (Mountain Time). Your hosts: Dean and Maxwell Rotbart
JULY 22: Remembering Victims of the Shoah    
Tami EllisonSix million victims.  Who were they? That is the central question that The Yizkor Project has been addressing since it was founded in January 2010 by Denver's Tami Ellison.

Roughly 1.9 million of the 6 million Jews exterminated by the Nazis remain unidentified.  A The Yizkor Project major goal of The Yizkor Project (TYP) is to give names to those who were murdered.  TYP also strives to provide support to the dwindling group of survivors and to the righteous gentiles who risked their lives to save their Jewish neighbors.

Don't just listen, get involved! It is all of our responsibilities to remember those who died and to honor their memories.  Contact Tami and see how you can help. Phone 720-560-0271.

A Jewish Gem: East Side Kosher Deli

Michael and Marcy Schreiber - Radio Chavura Michael and Marcy Schreiber are two of Denver's hardest-working entrepreneurs.  Thanks to their efforts as owners of the East Side Kosher Deli, Denver's Jewish community can nourish both its physical and spiritual hunger.  Hear Michael and Marcy explain the business strategy behind ESKD and why they believe the Deli is a role model that can be adopted by other Jewish communities.

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Ayelet's Tzedakah Drive on Behalf of Colorado's Wildfire Families
Ayelet Lev - Radio Chavura 4 1/2-year-old Ayelet Lev joins us to encourage listeners to support her project - Ayelet's Tzedakah Drive - aimed at raising funds for the benefit of children who lost toys and other property in the recent Colorado wildfires.  Ayelet first came up with the concept at Camp Maayan, and shared it with 60 fellow campers and counselors.  Donations benefit the American Red Cross.

Mail checks, payable to The American Red Cross, to:
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Last Week on Radio Chavura


Jewish Educators Ardie Wandel and Roz Kirkel 


Ardie Wandel - Radio Chavura Two of Denver's most-dedicated and beloved Jewish educators, Arden "Ardie" Wandel and Rosalyn "Reyzele" Kirkel shared with us their love of teaching - and learning.


Ardie reviewed highlights of his 50-year career as a molder of young boys and girls (as well as adults) and explores the history and evolution of the Bnai Mitzvah ceremonies.


Roz Roz, a talented storyteller, explored the beauty of Yiddish and its significance in modern America.


Hear the full audio now, here.


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Ayelet Lev - Radio Chavura
Photo of the Week:
Ayelet's Tzedakah Drive

Ayelet Lev, 4 1/2 years old, joined us in the studio to ask listeners to help her raise funds for victims of the recent Colorado wildfires.

Ayelet, who is attending Camp Maayan this summer, first introduced her concept in front of 60 other campers and counselors.

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Photography By RINNA
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Photography By RINNA

You'll love Rinna Gordon's warmth, dedication and professionalism.  Although a newcomer to Denver, she has been beautifully capturing family events and simchas for many years. 

Let Rinna help you make treasured memories of your special occasions. Phone her today at 619-518-8185.  Be sure to mention that you saw her Business Card on


We Support Jewish Day Schools

For Our Future

A generous portion of every dollar we receive from our sponsors and advertisers is donated to our local Jewish Day schools.  Why?  Because our schools and our children are the future of our community. 
Ask Dean or Maxwell how your business can also proudly display the "We Support Jewish Day Schools" logo.


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Phone us at: 1-855-JEWISH-4 (539-4744)


Coming Next Week
July 29th
Sharon Gelt - Radio Chavura
Sharon and Ted Gelt, beloved community leaders, will be with us to discuss their passions.

Ted leads the daily Daf Yomi at both EDOS and Aish.  On August 1, Ted Ted Gelt - Radio Chavura and the entire Denver Jewish community will participate in the 12th Siyyum Hashas, celebrating the completion of the entire 7 1/2-year study cycle.

Sharon discusses her volunteer work and what she has learned about Judaism in her garden.

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