From January to June of 2023, our community came together to mark Israel’s milestone 75th year of independence. On behalf of Federation, thank you to the 137 local organizations who partnered with us to deepen our communal connections with Israel and to the more than 11,000 community members who engaged in celebratory and meaningful programming across Greater Washington. Watch the video below to see how your participation shaped our Israel at 75 celebration.
Did you participate in Israel at 75? We would love to hear from you! Please complete our survey by July 14th to help us plan future Israel-related programming.
Story Time at the Capital Jewish Museum
Join Federation partners, PJ Library and the Capital Jewish Museum, for a story time that includes a variety of stories, songs, and explorations for children of all backgrounds to learn about themselves and the world around them. Best for kids 5 and under.
» Thursday, July 13 | 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
A Look Back at the Supreme Court’s Civil Rights Decisions
In partnership with the Jewish Community Relations Council’s Brown Bag Lunch Speakers Series, join Federation’s Young Lawyers Network, as well as Federation partner, Tzedek DC, for a discussion on the Supreme Court’s recent civil rights and liberties decisions. Attend in-person or virtually to hear from Art Spitzer, Senior Council for the American Civil Liberties Union Washington Legislative Office.
» Thursday, July 13 | 12:15 PM – 1:30 PM
Sneak Peek: GOLDA
Tickets are now on sale for the US theatrical release of GOLDA, directed by Oscar-winning Israeli filmmaker, Guy Nativ, and starring Helen Mirren as Golda Meir and Liev Schreiber as Henry Kissinger. The film focuses on the 1973 Yom Kippur War and its fallout. Order your tickets now for a special early screening, featuring a pre-recorded post-film Q&A with Guy Nativ and Helen Mirren.
Reserve your tickets
» Wednesday, August 23 | 4:00 PM and 7:00 PM
COMMUNITY EVENTS & RESOURCES
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