Jewish Values and History

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.
21 Jan

The Miami Jewish Film Festival Presents: The Starfish
Join us for the world premiere of The Starfish at the Miami Jewish Film Festival. The film will be followed by a panel discussion with Director Tyler Gildin, subject Herb Gildin, and President and CEO of HIAS Mark Hetfield.
24 Jan

Welcoming the Stranger: Taking Action Together for Immigrants’ Rights
Since the 2016 election, diverse congregations and faith-based organizations have stepped up to defend the newest New Yorkers – advocating for immigrants’ rights and immigration reform. This conference will support the work of faith leaders and immigration activists, through civic engagement and advocacy training.

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