Jewish Values and History

19 Mar

Refugees - Whose Responsibility?
Join Mark Hetfield, CEO and President of the world’s oldest, and only Jewish, refugee agency, as he discusses our responsibility for welcoming refugees and asylum seekers to the U.S.
25 Feb

Welcoming the Stranger
Join HIAS, the Indianapolis JCRC, Exodus Refugee and the Immigrant Welcome Center at Etz Chaim Sephardic Congregation for a desert reception and discussion. Robart Aronson of the HIAS Board of Directors, and Executive Directors from Exodus Refugees and the Immigrant Welcome Center will speak about the current state of refugee and asylum affairs both nationally and locally, and share ways to engage on these issues.
01 Mar

Learning from the Past, Rising to the Moment
Over the last year, the number of refugees and displaced people across the world has grown to more than 68 million – more than any time in history. Join us to learn more about Jewish displacement in history and the current global refugee crisis, and explore how Jewish values and history call on us to respond.
24 Mar

One Book One Community: Among the Living / Among the Refugees
Congregation B'nai Israel and HIAS are excited to participate in the Jewish Federation of Northern New Jersey's monthly One Book One Community program.
05 Mar

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.
16 Mar

Maine Jewish Film Festival
HIAS is proud to sponsor the film Eldorado at the Maine Jewish Film Festival in Portland, ME.
24 Feb

Beyond the Politics of Hate: Pathways to Empathy and Compassion
We invite you to a free panel discussion presented by Art and Remembrance linking Esther’s Holocaust story with present day “othering” and efforts to build stronger, more resilient communities.
03 Feb

Stronger Together Solidarity Fair
The Stronger Together Solidarity Fair serves to raise awareness, exchange information and foster coalition building, unity and solidarity against all forms of injustice in today's climate.
06 Feb

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.
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.

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