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October 2019

CANCELED: Racial Equity and the Anacostia River

October 13, 2019 | 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
DC
Kingman Island, 575 Oklahoma Ave NE
Washington, DC 20002 United States
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image of the anocastia river

Due to unforeseen circumstances, this event has been canceled.

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Sukkot Cider Social

October 20, 2019 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
DC
Capitol Cider House, 3930 Georgia Ave NW
Washington, DC 20011 United States
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Original artwork by Zoe Cohen, zoecohen.com

Join us to celebrate the New Year and Sukkot while getting know your fellow JUFJers over cider, games, and socializing at the Capitol Cider House!

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TLS Simchat Torah

October 21, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
DC
15th St. Presbyterian Church, 1701 15th St NW (R & 15th NW)
Washington, DC 20009 United States
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Songful, soulful, Sabbath services featuring a teaching about a social justice issue and followed by a potluck vegetarian dinner.

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November 2019

Tikkun Leil Shabbat

November 1, 2019 | 6:45 pm - 9:15 pm
DC
15th St. Presbyterian Church, 1701 15th St NW (R & 15th NW)
Washington, DC 20009 United States
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Songful, soulful, Sabbath services featuring a teaching about a social justice issue and followed by a potluck vegetarian dinner.

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Racism and Intersections of Jewish Identity

November 12, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Baltimore
Homewood Friends Meeting House, 3107 N Charles St
Baltimore, MD 21218 United States
a graphic image for a workshop reading "none of us is free until all of us are free"

JUFJ's fourth workshop in our series on confronting, challenging, and healing from our relationship to white supremacy.

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Tikkun Leil Shabbat

November 15, 2019 | 6:45 pm - 9:15 pm
DC
15th St. Presbyterian Church, 1701 15th St NW (R & 15th NW)
Washington, DC 20009 United States
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Songful, soulful, Sabbath services featuring a teaching about a social justice issue and followed by a potluck vegetarian dinner.

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The 2019/5780 Heschel Vision Awards

November 17, 2019 | 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Montgomery County
Montgomery College Cultural Arts Center, 7995 Georgia Ave
Silver Spring, MD 20910 United States
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Heschel Vision Awards Banner

Join JUFJ at the 2019 Heschel Vision Awards, honoring George Derek Musgrove, Betsy Krieger, Karen Kreisberg, SEIU32BJ, and Bruce and Susie Turnbull.

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December 2019

Tikkun Leil Shabbat

December 6, 2019 | 6:45 pm - 9:00 pm
DC
15th St. Presbyterian Church, 1701 15th St NW (R & 15th NW)
Washington, DC 20009 United States
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Songful, soulful, Sabbath services featuring a teaching about a social justice issue and followed by a potluck vegetarian dinner.

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Interrupting White Supremacy

December 10, 2019 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Baltimore
Baltimore Hebrew Congregation, 7401 Park Heights Ave
Baltimore, MD 21208 United States
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a graphic image for a workshop reading "none of us is free until all of us are free"

JUFJ's fifth workshop in our series on confronting, challenging, and healing from our relationship to white supremacy.

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Birddogging Training

December 12, 2019 | 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
DC
Center for Community Change, 1536 U St NW
Washington, DC 20009 United States
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birddogiging training with a photoshopped image of a bird with a dog's head. "the art of asking questions and holding decision makers accountable to the people they serve"

Come join us for a birddogging training on Thursday, December 12th from 6 to 8:30PM. Dinner at 6PM. The training will begin at 6:30PM.

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Hanukkah Happy Hour

December 19, 2019 | 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
DC
JUFJ Office, 1100 H St NW, Suite 630
Washington, DC 20005 United States
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vegan drumsticks

What would Hanukkah be without JUFJ's vegetarian Hanukkah Happy Hour? Join us in our DC office for snacks, soft drinks, wine, beer, and candle lighting!

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January 2020

Kirwan Commission Community Forum

January 5 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Baltimore
Chizuk Amuno Congregation, 8100 Stevenson Rd
Pikesville, MD 21208 United States
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image reading blueprint for maryland's furutre

Join us for a presentation by University System of Maryland Chancellor Emeritus William “Brit” Kirwan, chair of the Maryland Commission on Innovation & Excellence in Education, with additional remarks by David Hornbeck, former Maryland State Superintendent of Schools and advocate on behalf of all of Maryland’s children.

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JxJ Social Justice Film Festival: Thirst for Justice

January 18 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
DC
Edlavitch DC JCC, 1529 16th St NW
Washington, DC 20036 United States
$13
protesters marching for water justice

JUFJ is co-sponsoring the JxJ social justice film festival. Join us for "Thirst for Justice" followed by a post-show discussion.

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JxJ Social Justice Film Festival: Always In Season

January 19 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
DC
Edlavitch DC JCC, 1529 16th St NW
Washington, DC 20036 United States
$13
woman standing behind a memorial wreath

JUFJ is co-sponsoring the JxJ social justice film festival. Join us for "Always In Season" followed by a post-show discussion.

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JxJ Social Justice Film Festival: We Are the Radical Monarchs

January 19 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
DC
Edlavitch DC JCC, 1529 16th St NW
Washington, DC 20036 United States
$13
Young women protesting with radical monarchs

JUFJ is co-sponsoring the JxJ social justice film festival. Join us for "We Are the Radical Monarchs" followed by a post-show discussion.

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JxJ Social Justice Film Festival: True Justice: Bryan Stevenson’s Fight for Equality

January 22 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
DC
Edlavitch DC JCC, 1529 16th St NW
Washington, DC 20036 United States
$13
headshot of bryan stevenson

JUFJ is co-sponsoring the JxJ social justice film festival. Join us for "Thirst for Justice" followed by a post-show discussion.

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JxJ Social Justice Film Festival: All Rise

January 23 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
DC
Edlavitch DC JCC, 1529 16th St NW
Washington, DC 20036 United States
$13
black man in hat looking pensive

JUFJ is co-sponsoring the JxJ social justice film festival. Join us for "Thirst for Justice" followed by a post-show discussion.

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February 2020

Purim Event: Paid Family and Medical Leave

February 16 | 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Baltimore
Sign: A healthy workforce is a strong workforce.

Join JUFJ to decorate Purim baskets and learn more about Paid Family and Medical Leave.

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April 2020

Virtual Freedom Seder

April 5 | 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
DC
Baltimore
Montgomery County
Maryland State

Join us for our first ever virtual seder, in partnership with Carolina Jews for Justice, Detroit Jews for Justice, Jews for Racial and Economic Justice (NY), and Jewish Community Action (Minnesota).

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May 2020

Come and Learn: A Greater Baltimore Virtual Shavuot Experience

May 28 | 7:00 pm - May 29 | 6:00 am
Baltimore
Come and Learn: title event image

Join Jews United for Justice's biweekly Equal Justice meeting, which focuses on police accountability and fair elections. The team meets every other Tuesday at 7 PM, and works to advance our equal justice priorities. Email rianna@jufj.org for location information.

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