Past Events

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 Rabbi Jennie Rosenn, vice president for community engagement, to learn more about the global refugee crisis and to explore how Jewish text, values and history call on us to respond – both here in the U.S., and internationally.
Join Sephardic Heritage in DC to party until you can't tell the difference between Nowruz (Persian New Year) & Purim (a celebration of being alive and rescued from annihilation in Ancient Persia). And do a mitzvah (good deed) by supporting HIAS, the oldest refugee protection and resettlement organization in the world. One of 14 global offices, HIAS in Vienna has assisted more than 25,000 Iranian religious minorities who fled persecution.