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A Very Incomplete List of Notable Black Jews

In honor of Black History Month, JWFNY wants to highlight a few of the many prominent Black Jews. This is a very partial list. For a longer, though still incomplete list, click here.Rabbi Alysa Stanton is the first African American women rabbi. She was...

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Solidarity March

The "No Hate, No Fear" Solidarity March earlier this month, organized by New York's Jewish community in the wake of recent anti-Semitic attacks, drew nearly 25,000 individuals.I was a volunteer with the bullhorn brigade – my job was to make sure people...

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Why I Became a Ta’amod Trainer

By Leemor EllmanAs a workplace training facilitator for over a decade, I have steered away from opportunities to train employees on topics related to harassment or respect in the workplace. While important and certainly timely in today’s world of work, I...

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On Our Calendar

Be-JEWEL-ed Celebration – April 22, 2020

On the evening of Wednesday, April 22, 2020, JWFNY will hold our signature event Be-JEWEL-ed - a celebration of Jewish Entrepreneurial Women Executives and Leaders (JEWELs) at the Prince George Ballroom. Join us as we honor the work of, and...

Convening 2020 – October 29, 2020

THE CONVENING 2020 - Save the Date! October 29, 2020New York City The Convening provides Jewish philanthropists and social entrepreneurs and leaders with an annual opportunity to network, learn, and celebrate our work together. The Convening...