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Jewish Council Relations Committee

presents

 

Jewish Community Day of Learning

 

Sunday, January 19, 2020

9 AM- 2 PM

 

Confronting Anti-Semitism — Overcoming Hate

Nationally acclaimed speakers will be our mentors.

Registration Information will be available soon.

 

Co sponsored by: Jewish Federation of Greater Naples and Temple Shalom

The mission of this program aspires to celebrate Jewish life and learning, connecting Jews of all backgrounds to their Jewish heritage. 

 

Learn about the Jewish experience from the perspectives of our presenters.

 

SALLY KOHN

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Sally Kohn

A frequent guest on CNN, MSNBC and Fox News, Sally's first book THE OPPOSITE OF HATE was published in April 2018.  Sally talks about hate, otherizing, diversity and identity — and how we can solve the deep problems of our past and present.

ERIC ROSS

Eric Ross joined the Anti-Defamation League in August of 2015 as an Associate
Regional Director, and now holds the title of Senior Associate Regional Director. In this
capacity, Eric leads ADL’s Glass Leadership Institute training courses, he is the lead
staff for the Florida Region’s Advocacy & Engagement Committee, he coordinates
ADL’s Florida Hate Crime Coalition (FHCC), he responds to discrimination complaints
that come through ADL’s Florida office, and he expands support for ADL’s mission and
initiatives through strategic community outreach efforts and working with volunteers.
Additionally, Eric has received certification as an ADL Words to Action facilitator, as an
ADL No Place For Hate facilitator, and as an ADL Managing Implicit Bias for Law
Enforcement facilitator.

ERIC WARD

Eric K. Ward is currently the executive director of Western States Center. Western States Center’s mission is to connect and build the power of community organizations to challenge and transform individuals, organizations and systems to achieve racial, gender and economic justice.

Previous Jewish Community Day of Learning

The Third Annual Jewish Community Day of Learning will take place on Sunday, January 20, 2019 at Temple Shalom. The program, sponsored by the Jewish Community Relations Council of the Jewish Federation of Greater Naples, will include lectures, discussions, and a concert. Speakers scheduled to appear are Rabbi Stephen Fuchs and David Prager. Rabbi Fuchs, currently at Bat Yam Temple, is an author and was named Distinguished Alumnus of 2017 by Vanderbilt Divinity School. David Prager is the Southern Regional Director for the Simon Wiesenthal Center and is based in Miami. Violinist Rachael Cox from Florida Southwestern State College will perform Music of the Holocaust as the culminating event following a discussion of the book “Violins of Hope."

Jewish Community Day of Learning

 

Sunday, January 20, 2019

 

 

Thank you!!!

 

2017 Presenters

 

David Bernstein, JCPA

Cantor Donna Azu

Dr. ​Paul Bartrop

​Goldie Bertone

Betty Sunshine

Rosalie Wolfe

Cantorial Soloist Lawrence Dermer

Rabbi Jerris

Judge Norman Krivosha

Rabbi Chorny

​Rabbi Miller

Rabbi Gross

​Rabbi Wolf

Dr. Stanley Rothman

​David Rutstein

Dr. June Sochen

Ezra Glinter

Ron Levin

 

2018 Presenters

 

Mickey Bielski

Dr. Gerald Franz

Myra Roberts

Ellaine Rosen