"February is Jewish Disability Awareness Month, intended to help the Jewish community intensify its ongoing efforts to include persons with disabilities fully in Jewish communal life. That means ensuring that our social agencies embrace persons with disability with suitable programs and assistance, that our schools accommodate children with disabilities, including learning disabilities, and that our places of worship are welcoming, inclusive, and accessible."
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Spring is a beautiful time to be in our nation’s capital. Join NCJW leaders in May for a weekend of learning and networking at NCJW Leaders’ Retreat 2015. Our hands-on leadership training retreat gives YOU and all current and future leaders in your community the opportunity to boost your leadership skills to build and grow a successful NCJW section. Plus, we’ll be lobbying on the Hill, an incredible opportunity to share NCJW’s initiatives with legislators and put your skills into action!
Reserve your spot today!
Meet the survivors of the thriving sex trade in TRICKED, a documentary that explores an industry fueled by greed, fantasy, and the commercial sexual exploitation of youth.
NCJW, 3Generations, and First Run Features are partnering to offer this groundbreaking film for sale at a discount before it is available to the general public. NCJW will receive a portion of the proceeds of each film sale, as well as a portion of any other sales made through our special link.
Also, check out the new Passover Supplement to our EXODUS campaign!
Listen to our distance learning call: Do Women Really Count: Gender Equality and the Israeli Elections
These elections will have a profound impact on the ever-shifting Israeli society.
This year, there have been many cultural developments in Israeli society. An ultra-orthodox women’s party, B’Zhutan, has emerged and the fight continues for gender and religious equality at the Western Wall, behind the doors of the Knesset, and beyond!
On Wednesday, March 4, the US Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in the blockbuster case King v. Burwell. This case centers on a challenge to the financial assistance made available to eligible consumers under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), which is helping millions of people afford quality health coverage in the health insurance marketplace.
Listen now to learn more about the significance of this case; the health care issues in jeopardy; and what the Justices may consider in making a decision with our star-studded lineup of speakers