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Business briefs 10.13.20

Allison Wexler

The Free Loan at the Jewish Federation received a $10,000 grant from the Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona last month. Allison Wexler, executive director of the Free Loan, said the organization has made four Covid-19 Relief Loans since being notified of the award on Sept. 8. For more information, visit





Sean Daniels

Arizona Theatre Company will bring live theatre back to the Temple of Music & Art in Tucson in January and the Herberger Theater Center in Phoenix in February – albeit to limited audiences – with a six-show mainstage season chosen by Artistic Director Sean Daniels. In addition, ATC will release a limited-time broadcast of each performance for ticket holders uncomfortable returning to the theatre to view at home. The season will include “Justice A Musical,” about Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sandra Day O’Connor, the first two women to serve on the United States Supreme Court. For more information, visit



The Tucson Jewish Community Center, responding to member requests, has extended many of its fitness center reservations to 90 minutes (previously 60 minutes). In addition, the J has reopened its Splash Pad. For more information, visit