Upcoming Events

23 May

Interfaith Iftar
Join us at an Interfaith Iftar for a loving, inclusive New York. Break fast with your Muslim neighbors, partake in multifaith prayers and reflections, and enjoy a free Halal, Kosher or vegetarian dinner.
28 May

Jewish American Heritage Month Awards
Every year in honor of Jewish American Heritage Month, the New York City Comptroller's Office recognizes individuals in the Jewish community who exemplify all that is great about New York. This year, they have chosen to honor HIAS' leadership at this year's special celebration.
06 Jun

St. Louis Vigil

Join us June 6 on Capitol Hill to commemorate that day in 1939 when nearly 1,000 Jewish refugees aboard the M.S. St. Louis were denied entry to the United States; to honor the memories of those who died in the Holocaust after being denied refuge; to lament continued efforts to once again close the doors of our country to refugees seeking freedom and safety; and to do something about it! 

17 Jun

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.
20 Jun

Welcome Home Jersey City Celebrates World Refugee Day
World Refugee Day is a call to action to raise our collective voices in support of refugees at a time when there has never been a greater need. Join us to hear the stories of refugees and learn how to advocate for them, to make new friends, and to have some fun!
24 Jun

Eight Nights: Staged Reading of a New Play by Jennifer Maisel to benefit HIAS
8 Nights of Eight Nights is a series of staged readings of Eight Nights, a new play by Jennifer Maisel, on 8 different nights in 8 different cities, to raise funds and awareness for HIAS in the wake of the Tree of Life shooting in Pittsburgh, and to stand with all those who are persecuted on the basis of race or religion the world over.
25 Jun

From Values to Action: Legal Volunteer Opportunities with HIAS
Please join HIAS and Temple Sinai to learn more about HIAS’ growing pro bono program; how we partner with pro bono attorneys and the broader Jewish community to better serve our clients; and how you can get involved.
17 Jul

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.