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The Golda Meir of Central NJ
March 6, 2023
Jill Hershorin Archivist and Curator, Jewish Historical Society of Greater MetroWest NJ
What my grandmother wanted was to be respected, as a woman and as a Jew. And that is what she got. ...
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All Are Welcome and Valued
March 5, 2023
Sharon Zucker Director of Welcoming and Inclusion
Together we will ensure that Greater MetroWest is a radically welcoming space and is connecting with, and valuing, all members of our community....
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The Strength of Our Global Humanitarian Network
February 10, 2023
“The soul of the Jewish people is that of tikkun olam, repairing the world by taking action when needed.”...
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Providing Support, Day in and Day Out
February 3, 2023
Dov Ben-Shimon Federation CEO
I saw the power and impact of what we can do as a collective. No individual alone can do what we’ve managed to do this past year....
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Planting Seeds for Future Generations
February 3, 2023
Benjamin Mann Chief Planning Officer
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Reflections on 14 Years of Inclusion Work
February 1, 2023
Rebecca Wanatick, Ed.M. Director, Disability Inclusion & Belonging
We have come a long way over the last 14 years in building a more inclusive Jewish community...
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