Connecting Interfaith Families to Jewish Life in Greater Cleveland by providing programs and opportunities for interfaith families to experience Judaism in a variety of venues, meet other interfaith families, and to connect to other Jewish organizations that may serve their needs.
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.
Learn about Adult Type 1 Gaucher Disease, an inherited disease that occurs more frequently in people of Ashkenazi (Eastern and Central European) Jewish descent than in those with other backgrounds. In the Ashkenazi Jewish population, it is seen in approximately 1 in 400 to 1 in 600 people. A free seminar sponsored by Pfizer will be held at the Leventhal-Sidman Jewish Community Center (333 Nahanton Street) in Newton on Thursday, April 25 from 6:30-7:30pm. Leading the seminar will be genetics expert Dr. Gregory Pastores, Associate Professor at New York University Langone Medical Center. Dinner provided. Open to all. Interfaith families/Individuals welcome. No cost. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.