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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Be’chol Lashon: Combating Racism, Celebrating Diversity, October 2, 2020. Featuring new Roundtable partner B'echol Lashon.  eJewish Philanthropy

The Fragility and Isolation of Home, October 1, 2020. Co-authored by Deborah Rosenbloom, Chief Program Officer of Jewish Women Intenrational.  eJewish Philanthropy

#HeshbonHeshvan #JewishClergySelfCare, September 29, 2020. Co-authored by Rabbi Elyse Wechterman, Executive Director of the Reconstructionist Rabbinical Association and Rabbi Ilana Garber, Director of Global Rabbinic Development for the Rabbinical Assembly. eJewish Philanthropy

‘Who by fire?’ isn’t just a metaphor this year — but we still have time to change course, September 19, 2020. By Rabbi Jennie Rosenn, Founder and CEO of Dayenu: A Jewish Call to Climate Action.  Jewish Telegraphic Agency 

How I Keep Calm: Super Mario Bros, September 16, 2020. By Shuli Karkowsky, Executive Vice President at Hazon. Alma.  

What We're Hearing from the Field, September 14, 2020. Co-authored by JSJR’s Executive Director, Abby Levine. eJewish Philanthropy

Jewish Organizations Must Address the Pandemic Parenting Gender Gap, September 14, 2020. Co-authored by Rabbi Hara Person, Chief Executive for the Central Conference of American Rabbis. eJewish Philanthropy 

Close Your Office On November 3rd, September 13, 2020. By Meredith Jacobs, CEO of Jewish Women International. eJewish Philanthropy

Pivots: Positive and Candid Stories from the Field, September 9, 2020. Co-authored by Judy Levey Executive Director of JCUA. eJewish Philanthropy 

The Unfinished Work of the 19th Amendment, August 26, 2020.  By Sheila Katz, CEO of the National Council of Jewish Women.  eJewish Philanthropy 

When Women Have a Seat and a Voice at the Table, August 24, 2020.  By Cyd Weissman, Vice-President, Innovation and Impact, at Reconstructing Judaism. eJewish Philanthropy 

Lessons Learned from Mentoring Jews of Color, August 16, 2020.  By April Baskin, JSJR Racial Justice Director and Abby Levine, Executive Director of JSJR.  eJewish Philanthropy 

Jewish leaders: This year’s High Holidays need a new approachAugust 12, 2020.  By Rabbi Ashira Konigsburg, COO of the Rabbinical Assembly. The Times of Israel

Trauma, Healing & Resilience for Rabbis, Jewish Educators and Organizers, August 11, 2020.  By Rabbi Jessica Rosenberg, National Organizer for Bend the Arc.  eJewish Philanthropy 

We ARE the Leaders We Need Right NowJuly 30, 2020.  Co-authored by Jamie Allen Black, CEO of Jewish Women's Foundation of New York. The Forward via eJewish Philanthropy 

What We're Hearing from the Field, July 20, 2020. Co-authored by JSJR’s Executive Director, Abby Levine. eJewish Philanthropy 

What We're Hearing from the Field, June 22, 2020. Co-authored by JSJR’s Executive Director, Abby Levine. eJewish Philanthropy 

Advancing Racial Equity Through Learning and Action: Grants for Jewish OrganizationsJune 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, President and CEO of Jewish Council for Public Affairs.  eJewish Philanthropy 

Black Jews Are Tired, June 1, 2020.  By Chris Harrison, 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, Executive Director 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 World, April 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 FieldApril 27, 2020.   Co-authored by JSJR’s Executive Director, Abby Levine. eJewish Philanthropy 

 

 

 

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