When my husband read an early draft of this essay, he asked, "Why doesn't her partner have to support our daughter? After all, they agreed to raise children as Jews." What does it mean to raise a Jewish child?
A great way for Jewish professionals and volunteers who work with and provide programming for people in interfaith relationships to locate resources and trainings to build more welcome into their Jewish communities; connect with and learn from each other; and publicize and enhance their programs and services.
Got little ones? Join us for the Emanuel playgroup, a once/month social gathering for families and their children, infant through kindergarten. It is an opportunity to let your children play while you connect with other parents, old friends and new! We hope to see you there! For more information, contact Emily Miller at email@example.com. Also, join us on www.meetup.com at our group, Jewish Parents and Kids, to see more upcoming Shabbat-a-Tots and Playgroups.