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Work and Study at a Roundtable Organization - December '13

December 18, 2013 | by Mae Singerman, Coordinator, Jewish Social Justice Roundtable
'Tis the season for looking for new opportunities in the Jewish social justice sector!   Bend the Arc is seeking an Organizing and Outreach Intern in San Francisco JCPA is seeking a Federal Advocacy Intern in Washington, DC JCUA is seeking a Program Director in Chicago
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The Justice of Gelt - Parashat Vayeshev 2013/5774

December 5, 2013 | by Rabbi David Baum, Congregation Shaarei Kodesh
Let me ask you something…is all chocolate created equally? Here are two pieces of gelt – they look the same – but are they different?  If one was .50 cents, and one $1.50, which one would you choose, and what would be the reason for that choice? Usually, it’s taste and sometimes it might be kashruth.  As Jews, we pay more for kosher meat than non-kosher meat, but should there be other factors, like how the product is made, or by whom?  Should this be a factor?  Does it get a veto or a vote?  

Hannukah Celebration & Immigrant Solidarity Event

December 2, 2013 | by HIAS
Wednesday, December 4th - 'Fast For Families' Community Tent on the National Mall, Washington, DC (3rd and Jefferson, SW)5:00pm

Tell Representative Cantor: It’s Time for a Vote on Immigration Reform

October 25, 2013 | by NCJW
Fixing our nation’s broken immigration system is an economic and moral imperative, and we have the opportunity to help make it happen. As the House Majority Leader, Representative Eric Cantor (R-VA) has the power to push for the vote that would make comprehensive immigration reform a reality.  

A Congress of Immigrants

October 21, 2013 | by Abby Levine, Jewish Social Justice Roundtable
As the United States continues to struggle with a broken immigration system, six members of the House of Representatives with Jewish backgrounds are sharing their family's immigration stories. By sharing their stories, these Congresspeople are humanizing the issue of immigration and reminding us of the values at the foundation of American society.

Work and Study at a Roundtable Organization! October '13 Edition

October 8, 2013 | by Mae Singerman, Jewish Social Justice Roundtable Coordinator
There are many positions open this month at a Jewish Social Justice Organization near you! Work in our movement! See our full list below!   Jews for Racial and Economic Justice is seeking a Development Intern in NYC.

President Obama: "Hineni" VIDEO

September 11, 2013 | by Mae Singerman, Jewish Social Justice Roundtable Coordinator
The Jewish Social Justice Roundtable is seeking your support in getting the word out about our video aimed at Jewish and faith communities. Please share it!  

Work and Study at a Roundtable Organization - September Edition

August 29, 2013 | by Mae Singerman, Coordinator, Jewish Social Justice Roundtable
Check out all of these great jobs, fellowships and internships open at your favorite Jewish social justice organizations!   National Council of Jewish Women is seeking a Development Associate and a Director of Development in NYC. Jews United for Justice is seeking a Paid Sick Days for All Campaign Organizer in DC.

A Moment Like This: Thoughts on Work, Faith, and Presence

August 27, 2013 | by Nettie Faratci, AVODAH Corps Alumni
This piece was originially published on AVODAH's blog and is republished with permission. 

Jewish Social Change Matching Fund: Organizations-only Webinar

August 27, 2013 | by Jewish Funders Network
September 12, 2013 12:30-1:30pm EST An organizations-only webinar introducing the Jewish Social Change Matching Fund with Abby Levine, director of the Jewish Social Justice Roundtable, the Nathan Cummings Foundation, and JFN. Nonprofit leaders and fundraisers will learn about eligibility requirements, and how they can apply to the Fund. 

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