Date: Sunday, February 24, 2019
Time: 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Location: Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan Auditorium (Google Maps)
334 Amsterdam Ave at 76th St.
New York, NY 10023
Are you a Jewish woman with a disability or an ally to one? Are you ready to learn new skills to advocate for yourself and others? Are you interested in becoming a more effective leader in the Jewish community or broader NYC community? Do you want to make New York City a better place for yourself, your loved ones and the next generation?
Then join us for this free training as we advance the empowerment of Jewish women with disabilities, bringing the lens of inclusion and equality and tikkun olam / repairing the world to NYC’s Jewish and civic life.
Rabbi Julie Schonfeld, CEO, The Rabbinical Assembly (Moderator)
Dr. Danielle Sheypuk, Sexpert (Panelist)
Ila Eckhoff, CPA, Managing Director at BlackRock (Panelist)
Amy Rosenfeld, Nursery School Librarian at Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan (Panelist)
Lori Golden, Abilities Strategy Leader at EY (Speaker)
Debbie Fink, Director of Community Outreach and Impact, RespectAbility (Interviewer)
Allison Kleinman, Director of the Center for Special Needs + Adaptations, Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan (Speaker)
Rachel Kunstadt, Mental Health Advocate (Speaker)
Eve Landau, Director of the Joseph Stern Center for Social Responsibility, Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan (Speaker)
Joanie Leeds, Singer/Songwriter (Performer)
Vivian Bass, Co-Chair of RespectAbility’s Jewish Inclusion Committee (Speaker)
Shelley Cohen, Co-Chair of RespectAbility’s Jewish Inclusion Committee (Speaker)