AJWS Global Justice Luncheon and Seminar, June 2017
21 Jun 2017
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Description: Terry Winograd, professor emeritus of computer science at Stanford University, is a pioneer in the field of human-computer interaction and a longstanding supporter of AJWS. Learn more about Terry's career and dedication to human rights.
12 Jun 2017
Description: Monte Dube, Chair of AJWS’s Board of Trustees, explains what inspires him to pursue justice and human rights through his involvement with American Jewish World Service (AJWS). www.ajws.org/montedube
08 Jun 2017
Description: Supporters of American Jewish World Service (AJWS) shared what motivates them, as Jews, to fight for the rights and dignity of LGBT people around the world. AJWS advocates for LGBT people to live free from violence and discrimination. www.ajws.org/lgbt
14 Jun 2017
Description: In anticipation of Passover, we invited our friends and supporters to share a social justice twist on one of the Seder’s greatest hits. Here is what they said and sang!
30 Mar 2017
Description: On March 23, 2017, AJWS hosted a multi-media exhibit and discussion with award-winning photographer Jonathan Torgovnik and Meenu Vadera, an Indian women’s activist and founder of AJWS grantee Azad Foundation.
24 Mar 2017
Description: We're here with AJWS Advocacy experts, talking about how the new administration has been impacting human rights worldwide. We've been getting a lot of questions about this, and we're here to answer them! Make your voice heard & get involved today: http://bit.ly/2jjmjmN
02 Feb 2017
Description: On November 15, 2016, AJWS supporters gathered to celebrate Ruth Messinger, the trailblazing leader of AJWS for 18 years.
03 Jan 2017
Description: Channsitha “Sitha” Mark is the coordinator of the Workers’ Information Center, a Cambodian organization supported by AJWS that helps garment workers fight for higher wages and better working conditions.
09 Dec 2016
Description: American Jewish World Service is the first and only Jewish organization dedicated solely to ending poverty and promoting human rights in the developing world. Through philanthropy and advocacy, we've addressed some of the gravest global problems of our time—genocide, AIDS, violence against women and girls, hatred of LGBT people, and the horrific consequences of natural and human-made disasters. Learn how AJWS is supporting people around the world who are fighting to improve the lives of millions.
01 Dec 2016
Description: Just Thought is a series of essays from AJWS applying Jewish wisdom to the pursuit of tikkun olam today. Drawing upon Jewish history, Torah sources and the latest headlines, we plumb pressing questions about human rights and global justice from a Jewish perspective through monthly essays by noted scholars, activists and AJWS staff.
28 Oct 2016
Description: The Jewish New Year is a time for reflection, renewal and re-igniting our commitment to justice. Joe Gindi of AJWS shares his #18Word wish.
13 Sep 2016