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Diversity in the Jewish Community
November 19, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pmFree
NCJW San Francisco announces the launching of The Racial Justice and Diversity Committee
Please join us for our first event!
DIVERSITY IN THE JEWISH COMMUNITY
Thursday, November 19, 2020
5:30 pm – 7:00 pm Via Zoom
In this training and discussion, we will look at our social justice activism through a racial equity lens, get a deeper understanding of our Jewish history and identity in the United States, and expand our knowledge about Jews of Color.
Director of Community Engagement of Be’chol Lashon
Board Member of NCJW San Francisco
Lindsey Newman is the Director of Community Engagement at Be’chol Lashon. Be’chol Lashon strengthens Jewish identity by raising awareness about the ethnic, racial and cultural diversity of Jewish identity and experience. Prior to joining Be’chol Lashon, she worked in the fields of women’s rights advocacy and early childhood education, and has dedicated herself to inclusion and diversity in the Jewish community for over a decade. She participated in the 2016 Sela Leadership Cohort and was a 2018 Fellow of the Ruskay Institute for Jewish Professional Leadership. Lindsey received her B.S. in Industrial and Labor Relations from Cornell University. She currently splits her time between two of the best cities in the world, San Francisco and New York.
Please register HERE to attend the workshop.
- November 19, 2020
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
- Event Categories:
- Discussion, For Adults, Member Events, Workshops
- Event Tags:
- diversity, equity, Jewish community, Jewish history, racial justice, social justice
- CA United States
- National Council of Jewish Women San Francisco
- (415) 346-4600