Past Events

The rescue of Soviet Jewry in the 1970s and 80s was a vast project involving grassroots initiatives working in partnership with the organized Jewish community and government officials. Meet activists who struggled on behalf of refuseniks trapped behind the Iron Curtain.
Join us to explore - or re-engage with - what congregational sponsorship of newly arriving refugees looks like. We will hear from HIAS resettlement staff and from two synagogues that have welcomed refugees to their communities in recent years.
12 Jul
Join HIAS for a monthly program offering compassion and solidarity to asylum seekers in detention through a formal letter writing program with individuals who have requested correspondence, helping them access hope and connection.
Join us for a facilitated session of the HIAS Book and Film Club to discuss the book Skyhunter by Marie Lu.
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