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.
In the more than twenty years which followed the end of Communism, the Jewish community in Poland has experienced a spectacular revival. Though numerically very small, it has developed institutions and cultural manifestations way beyond its numbers. This movement has been actively encouraged by a declared philosemitism of a part of society at large. Join us to learn about the vibrant Jewish life of today's Poland.
Mr. Konstanty Gebert is a Jewish activist, academic, author and journalist who is in the forefront on the Jewish renaissance in Poland today.
Co-sponsored by the Taube Foundation for Jewish Life and Culture.