Tuesday, January 15, 2013

Winter 2013 Edition of Connections


The Winter 2013 edition of Connections is now available! Read it here.
Highlights include:

·         A profile of visiting scholar Devorah Zlochower who will be teaching in Pittsburgh during Jewish Disabilities Awareness Month,
·         How volunteers and residents strengthened community through art at Jason Kramer Hall,
·         Teachings on inclusion from Rabbi Aaron Bisno from Rodef Shalom Congregation,
·         Reflections on the first-ever national conference on inclusion in the Jewish community, Opening Abraham's Tent, organized by The Jewish Federations of North America, the Mizrahi Family Charitable Fund, the Jewish Funders Network, and the Jewish Foundation for Group Homes,
·         The value of surrounding individuals with "Circles of Support",
·         Suggestions for ways to help others during cold winter months,

and more!

Special thanks to this month's contributors and our new editor, Patti Murphy.