Upcoming Events

13 Dec

The Global Refugee Crisis and Jewish Values

Over the last year, the number of refugees and displaced people across the world has grown to more than 65 million – more than any time in recorded history. Because of our history and our values, the Jewish people have a unique connection to these most vulnerable people.

09 Jan

HIAS-Freedom For Immigrants Letter Writing Program
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.
11 Jan

A Jewish Response to the Immigration Crisis: Learning from the Past, Rising to the Moment
Today we face significant changes in U.S. immigration policy that include the banning of immigrants from entire countries, new limitations on asylum, and family separation. In this climate, what are our Jewish moral responsibilities?
27 Jan

Refugees and America: Past, Present, and Future
Help us mark UNESCO International Holocaust Remembrance Day as Mark Hetfield of HIAS and Anne Richard, former Assistant Secretary of State for Population, Refugees and Migration in the Obama Administration, discuss immigration in American, past, present, and future.
30 Jan

HIAS Action DC Community Meeting
Join us for an open meeting of HIAS Action DC, a network of people in their 20s and 30s who are committed to standing in solidarity with refugees, inspired by Jewish values and history.