Roundtable Affiliates In The News

Roundtable Affiliates

Voices of Roundtable Organizations and Staff

 

 

 Our affiliates are doing ground-breaking work every day and we are thrilled to highlight a few of them here! Please read the pieces below and share them widely on social media!

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Advancing Racial Equity Through Learning and Action: Grants for Jewish Organizations.  June 10, 2020.  From the Jewish Social Justice Roundtable. eJewish Philanthropy

What We're Hearing from the Field, June 8, 2020. Co-authored by JSJR’s Executive Director, Abby Levine. eJewish Philanthropy 

In the Wake of Protests, Here’s How You Can Help.  June 5, 2020.  By Irene Conelly, with quotes from multiple Roundtable affiliate staff.  The Forward.  

Dear Jewish Community - Here’s What to Do Now, June 3, 2020. Co-authored by Jeremy Burton and Rori Picker Neiss, Directors of the Jewish Community Relations Councils of Boston and St. Louis.  The Forward

Do Jewish Organizations Still Need Offices? June 2, 2020. By David Bernstein is the President and CEO of Jewish Council for Public Affairs.  eJewish Philanthropy 

Black Jews Are Tired, June 1, 2020.  By Chris Harrison is the writer and editor for audacious hospitality at the Union for Reform Judaism. 

‘Believe us’: Black Jews respond to the George Floyd protests, in their own words.  May 31, 2020.  By Josephine Dolsten, featuring April Baskin, Racial Justice Director for JSJR, Ginna Green, Bend the Arc Board Member, Rav Isaiah Rothstein, Rabbi-in-Residence at Hazon and Evan Traylor, JSJR Leadership Team member.  Jewish Telegraphic Agency

My Fellow Jews: Get in the Fight, May 31, 2020.  By Melanie Roth Gorelick senior Vice President of the Jewish Council for Public Affairs.  The Forward

What We're Hearing from the Field, May 26, 2020. Co-authored by JSJR’s Executive Director, Abby Levine. eJewish Philanthropy 

What We're Hearing from the Field, May 11, 2020. Co-authored by JSJR’s Executive Director, Abby Levine. eJewish Philanthropy

Addressing Domestic Violence in the Jewish Community at this time of Covid-19, May 8, 2020. Featuring Naomi Tucker of Shalom Bayit of Northern California. eJewish Philanthropy 

Gap Year? Do It Here, May 7, 2020. By William Deresiewicz, Board Member of Tivnu. The New York Times

Direct Service in the Age of Coronavirus, April 30, 2020. By Sheila Katz, Rabbi Lori Koffman, Cindy Greenberg, and Ruth Messinger.  eJewish Philanthropy 

Beyond Disaster Relief and Toward a Just WorldApril 29, 2020.  By Rabbi Jill Jacobs, Audrey Sasson, and Carin Mrotz, executive Directors of T’ruah, JFREJ and JCA. eJewish Philanthropy

What We're Hearing from the Field.  April 27, 2020.  Co-authored by JSJR’s Executive Director, Abby Levine. eJewish Philanthropy 

 

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