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News & Nosh with Rabbi Marx: “What’s going on in Israel today? An update from educators on the social frontline: Dror Israel”

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Sunday, April 18, 2021 6 Iyar 5781 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Sunday, January 10, 2021 26 Tevet 5781 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Sunday, November 8, 2020 21 Cheshvan 5781 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

During this special News & Nosh with Rabbi Marx, we will be joined by guest speaker Joanna Zeiger-Guerra, who will talk about what’s been happening in Israel since last Yom Ha’Atzmaut - both in terms of COVID-19’s impact on the country as well as social and political trends. Joanna will also share how the grassroots educational organization Dror Israel has responded to this changing reality. Dror Israel’s initiatives reach over 100,000 people throughout the country and the organization received a presidential award for its activities over the past year.Scroll down for the Zoom meeting link.

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About our Guest Speaker:

Joanna Zeiger-Guerra is a proud product of Congregation Beth Or. After graduating from McGill University in 2012, she made aliyah with a group of friends from the Habonim Dror youth movement.

Upon arriving in Israel, Joanna joined an urban educators’ kibbutz in Dror Israel. For the past eight years she has worked across various educational frameworks to bolster the connection between Jewish youth in the Diaspora and Israel.

Since the onset of COVID-19, Joanna has joined the pedagogy team of Dror Israel’s early childhood education program.

Today she calls Dror Israel's educators’ kibbutz in Jaffa home.

Click for Zoom meeting. Participants will be put into a waiting room until we are ready to start. 

Following News & Nosh, stop by to say hi to Rabbi Marx in the Beth Or Parking Lot during Sisterhood's Spring Fling Bazaar. Celebrate Yom Ha'Atzmaut by visiting the Grassroots Kosher Food Truck, the Philly area's only kosher food truck. Walk up orders will be taken 10am - 2pm or you can pre-order in advance for pick up. Pick ups for pre-orders start at 10:1am and are scheduled every 15 minutes. 

Kosher Food Truck Menu/On Line Order Form 

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