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The Important Work Ahead
January 26, 2022
Benjamin Mann Chief Planning Officer
The data from our Jewish community study is in... now it's time to synthesize it in ways that will make a significant impact moving forward....
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Unsung Heroes of Greater MetroWest
January 25, 2022
Allison Nagelberg Director of Global Connections NJ
Shortly after 9-11, a group of local police officers went to Israel to learn counterterrorism techniques... and built longstanding relationships....
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The Courage to Act
January 18, 2022
Dov Ben-Shimon Federation CEO
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A Different Narrative for Today’s Young Jews
January 18, 2022
Ilyse Muser Shainbrown Director of Holocaust Education and Newark Initiatives
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The Reb and the Rev
January 14, 2022
Jill Hershorin Archivist, Jewish Historical Society of Greater MetroWest NJ
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Expressing Our Jewish Values on MLK Jr. Day
January 10, 2022
Sandy Myers Grawert Associate Director, Community Relations Committee
There are countless opportunities to apply a Jewish value to a moment. Of course, on days like MLK Day, the stakes feel higher....
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