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Purim inspires #ShareHerStory 2019

This article originally appeared in The Jewish Advocate on March 13, 2019.

By The Jewish Advocate

#ShareHerStory, an initiative powered by the Brookline-based Jewish Women’s Archive, Jewish Multiracial Network and Repair the World, is inspired by the story and legacy of Queen Esther, a Jewish woman of color, who risked everything for her people.

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People In The News: Alma Hernandez and #ShareHerStory

This article originally appeared in Arizona Jewish Post on March 20, 2019.

By Arizona Jewish Post

Alma Hernandez is one of 10 women featured in the #ShareHerStory initiative by the Jewish Multiracial Network, Jewish Women’s Archive, and Repair the World.

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The Jewish Education Project Names 2019 ‘Young Pioneers’

This article originally appeared in The Jewish Link of Bronx, Westchester and Connecticut on March 7, 2019.

By JLBWC Staff

The Jewish Education Project has announced the next cohort of New York-based educators to be honored with the organization’s Young Pioneers Award. This year’s five award recipients have created innovative Jewish learning experiences in their classrooms and institutions to inspire children, teens and families in creative new ways.

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Service Matters 2019, Largest-ever Jewish Service Summit, Opens Registration

This article originally appeared in eJewish Philanthropy on March 6, 2019.

By eJP

More than two dozen organizations from across the Jewish communal, educational, religious and social cause spectrum, as well as secular service organizations, already are part of organizing Service Matters 2019, to be held May 15-16 in New York City.

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#ShareHerStory Returns to Spotlight Jewish Women of Color, Indigenous, Mizrahi, and Sephardi Women

This article originally appeared in eJewish Philanthropy on March 6, 2019.

By eJP

Whether leading spiritual communities, fighting racial injustice, creating powerful works of art, or even saving the Jewish People millennia ago, Jewish Women of Color, Indigenous, Mizrahi, and Sephardi women have for centuries been leaders, teachers, storytellers, and changemakers in the Jewish community.

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The best charity events in Miami this week

This article originally appeared on Hoodline on February 26, 2019. 

By Hoodline

Looking to make a difference this week? From charitable happy hours to a gala event, there’s plenty to do when it comes to good causes coming up in Miami this week. Read on for a rundown.

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The Jewish Education Project Announces Young Pioneers Award 2019 Recipients

This post originally appeared on eJewish Philanthropy on February 21, 2019.

The Jewish Education Project has announced the next cohort of New York-based educators to be honored with the organization’s Young Pioneers Award. This year’s five award recipients have created innovative Jewish learning experiences in their classrooms and institutions to inspire children, teens and families in creative new ways. Other innovations include creating service learning programs teaching Jewish values and creating inclusive Jewish educational experiences for learners of all abilities.

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Who’s Next: Community Leaders & Activists; Meet 20 people making change in Pittsburgh

This article originally appeared on The Incline on February 14, 2019.

By Colin Deppen

Our 2019 Who’s Next: Community Leaders & Activists class is shaping Pittsburgh neighborhoods and driving the search for social justice here.

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Here are 4 events in Pittsburgh this week — indoors

This article originally appeared on Hoodline on January 29, 2019.

Looking to mix things up this week? From a happy hour to a dance workshop, here are a few top options to help you get off the couch and out into the world.

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MLK Shabbat Suppers Celebrate Diversity & Dialogue

This post originally appeared as part of the Jewish Federation of Greater Atlanta’s community page on January 29, 2019.

For Jews and their loved ones, Shabbat dinner is far more than a meal. It’s a weekly platform for holiness, hospitality, peace, plenty and conversation. With that in mind, Federation awarded a Bloom Innovation seed grant to several organizations who collaborated on ways to use MLK weekend as a moment to turn Shabbat dinners into opportunities for dialogue and understanding.

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