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#MeToo: How Are We All Effected?
Wednesday, September 5  |  6:30 p.m. | Temple Israel
Rabbi Daniel Brenner, Chief of Education and Programs for Moving Traditions, trains educators, clergy, and mentors to address the challenges facing today’s teens. In the wake of #MeToo, Brenner and his colleagues have developed national training events in partnership with the Foundation for Jewish Camp to help professionals from over ninety Jewish summer camps to challenge sexism, sexual harassment, and sexual assault. Brenner has been named by Newsweek Magazine as one of America’s most influential rabbis.
This FREE event is open to the entire community. Youth in grades 7-12 and adults are encouraged to attend. The program will run 6:30-8:00 p.m. at Temple Israel and will include a Q&A session. For more information contact JFS at (402) 330-2024. This event is sponsored by the Special Donor-Advised Fund of the Jewish Federation of Omaha Foundation, Jewish Family Service, Temple Israel, the Anti Defamation League and Jewish Federation of Omaha.

Jewish Federation of Omaha Family Community Event
Sunday, October 7  |  5:00-8:00 p.m. | Hilton Downtown
The Jewish Federation of Omaha will celebrate their 2019 Annual Campaign with a once-in-a-lifetime family experience featuring Sidney Friedman, the  country’s leading mentalist. Mr. Friedman has been seen on the TODAY SHOW and THE VIEW.  Tickets are $36 for adults and $18 for kids. More information coming soon.

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