Leisah Woldoff

Freelance journalist and copywriter in Phoenix


Here are the most recent samples of my work. Additional articles can be found in the Portfolio section underneath my contact information.

Phoenix Jewish News:


URJ Camp Newman proves resilient after fire

Women’s Leadership Institute expands reach across country

Scottsdale Sabra recalls family’s role in Israel’s creation 70 years ago

Valley teens advocate for school safety after Florida shooting

New nonprofit connects students and youth groups with lone soldiers

How a Polish hotel inspired a trilogy by Arizona author

Cyclist, 67, rides across country to raise funds for childhood cancer

Beware of scams during times of transition

JFNA General Assembly spotlights community diversity

Camp Newman community remains strong after fire

Personalize your Rosh Hashanah table

Efforts increase to fight local hate groups

North African Jewish communities remain dedicated to building future

Adoption, foster fellowship names second cohort

Best of Jewish Philanthropy magazine (Editor)


Gilbert Sun News:


National embroidery exhibit comes to Gilbert

The Jerusalem Report:

Book review: The Polsky Trilogy by Leon Gildin

Lovin’ Life After 50:

LLAF Dr. Zen story

Five basic supplements recommended by NMDs

Stu Turgel: A voice for community service

Nearby News:

Pet pop art

Artist creates pop art from pet photographs

North Valley Magazine:

NVM Arabian Horse Show

Scottsdale hosts the largest horse show in the world

Scottsdale Airpark News:

Pet resorts - Scottsdale Airpark News

Posh pooches: From full-size beds to ‘pawdicures,’ pet resorts pamper dogs

All the pretty horses: Scottsdale hosts largest Arabian horse show in the world

The Flip Side Communications blog:

AAA Arizona maps out how to better your bio

Interview: Senior news producer’s story pitching tips

How companies can jump to help communities

Creating dramatic Halloween makeup transformations