NEXUS Applications Are Open!
Are you in your 20s or 30s and looking to develop your leadership skills? Applications are open for the next cohort of NEXUS! We're looking for Jewish young professionals with an interest in building leadership skills within and to the benefit of the Jewish community.
» Applications close Friday, March 3
10th – 12th Graders: Apply Today for Israel Engagement Fellowship
JCRC’s Israel Engagement Fellowship offers teens the chance to explore the trends on college campuses and how Israel fits into broader conversations. The program is free for participants and funded by a generous contribution from The Margo and Yoram Cohen Family, the Jewish Community Relations Council, and Federation.
Learn more here
» Apply by Friday, March 3
Save the Date! Israel Food & Wine Week
From March 8th – 15th, visit local dining and beverage establishments celebrating the beauty of Israel through the language of food and wine. Make a reservation, place a takeout order, or plan a meetup with friends and family at any of the participating establishments below during Israel Food & Wine Week for their special deals, meals, or other Israel at 75-themed offerings!
Learn more here
» Wednesday, March 8 – Wednesday, March 15
DID YOU KNOW?
Federation has invested almost $800,000 in grants to 21 groups who are actively building a collective Israeli society through work both within Israel and in our local community, including LGBTQ+ programs, environmental studies, and aid for sick Palestinian children in Israeli hospitals.
CELEBRATING JEWISH DISABILITY AWARENESS, ACCEPTANCE & INCLUSION MONTH
ReelAbilities Film Festival: Film and Discussion
The ReelAbilities Film Festival is dedicated to promoting awareness and appreciation of the lives, stories, and artistic expressions of people with disabilities. Join Agudas Achim and Beth El Hebrew Congregations for a viewing and discussion of Amazing Grace, which tells the story of young musician Grace Fisher, and short film A Critter Fable, featuring music and artwork by Fisher.
» Sunday, February 26 | 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Resource Fair for Teens and Adults with Disabilities
On Sunday, March 26th, join us from 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM at Montgomery College, 51 Mannakee Street, in Rockville, MD for a resource fair for teen and adults with disabilities who are transitioning from high school to independent living. Learn about job coaching, benefits, recreation, and more. No registration required. For questions, please contact email@example.com
» Sunday, March 26 | 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
COMMUNITY EVENTS & RESOURCES
What’s happening across Jewish Greater Washington? Click the buttons below for featured events & resources or find the full event calendar at jconnect.org.
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