Leslie Dannin Rosenthal, Federation President, and Amy Reisen, AJC Immediate Past President, give the opening remarks. Gordon Haas, CRC Chair, introduces Malcolm Hoenlein, Executive Vice Chairman, Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations.
Malcolm Hoenlein, Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations
Gordon Haas introduces keynote speaker Kasim Hafeez, Muslim Zionist and StandWithUs UK Board Member. Kasim is followed by a panel on legislative advocacy featuring Greg Menken, Republican Jewish Coalition, and Steven Goldstein, NJ Democratic State Committee.
Second half of the Legislative Advocacy panel, featuring a presentation by Steven Goldstein.
For more information on Meagan Buren’s Israel messaging presentation, the Strategy to Defeat BDS panel, and the media bias panel, please contact the CRC at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Summit attendees can view clips and learn more about Jerusalem U’s Step Up For Israel (SUFI) Movie Series and how they can bring the series to their synagogues and organizations. Session will be led by Lior Krinsky, New York Regional Director, Jerusalem U.
The SUFI movie series gives viewers the knowledge and tools to be effective advocates for Israel through these engaging and interactive films. The series includes:
More information on this session to come.
Israel advocacy organizations will be present to share materials, information, and opportunities for involvement.
The following organizations have been invited
American Jewish Committee
B’nai B’rith International
Israel Action Network
The Israel Project
Jewish National Fund
United Against Nuclear Iran
Adath Shalom, Morris Plains; Ahavas Shalom, Newark; B’nai Shalom, West Orange; Congregation Agudath Israel, Caldwell; Chabad of Short Hills; Chai Center, Short Hills; Congregation Ahawas Achim B’nai Jacob & David, West Orange; Congregation Beth Israel, Scotch Plains; Congregation B’nai Israel, Millburn; Congregation B’nai, Israel Basking Ridge; Congregation Beth El, South Orange; Congregation Etz Chaim, Livingston; Congregation Ohr Torah, Morristown; Daughters of Israel; Deborah’s Palm Center; JCC MetroWest, West Orange; JCC of Central NJ; Jewish Center of Sussex County; Morristown Jewish Center, Morristown; Mount Freedom Jewish Center, Randolph; NCJW–Essex, West Morris and Union Sections; Northern NJ Region of Hadassah; Oheb Shalom, South Orange; The Partnership for Jewish Learning and Life; Synagogue Suburban Torah Center, Livingston; Summit JCC; Temple Beth Am, Parsippany; Temple Beth Ahm Yisrael, Springfield; Temple Beth O’r Beth Torah, Clark; Temple Beth Shalom, Livingston; Temple B’nai Abraham, Livingston; Temple B'nai Jeshurun, Short Hills; Temple B’nai Or, Morristown; Temple Emanu-El of West Essex, Livingston; Temple Emanu-El of Westfield; Temple Hatikvah, Flanders; Temple Ner Tamid, Bloomfield; Temple Sharey Tefilo-Israel, South Orange; Temple Sholom of West Essex, Cedar Grove; Temple Shalom, Succasunna