JUFJ Baltimore is working on campaigns to reform our city’s rent court, to fight mass incarceration and racist policing, and to make water affordable for all Baltimoreans. We collaborate with JUFJniks in Montgomery County during the Maryland General Assembly session to win things like paid sick leave, and to block dangerous legislation that targets poor Black and brown Marylanders.
Our ongoing community education work includes Jewish learning programs with local synagogues and havurot, where we explore how our traditions call us to work for social justice.
October 28 | 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Join JUFJers from across Maryland for a call at 8:00 PM to discuss our ongoing issue campaign work. If you’re new to JUFJ work or want to schmooze and catch up with fellow members, join at 7:30 PM.
October 29 | 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Please join the Maryland Coalition for Justice and Police Accountability for “The People’s Hearing on Police Reform in Maryland.” The People’s Hearing is a platform for reimagining what real police reform looks like for Maryland.
November 8 | 3:00 pm – 5:30 pm
As the Jewish year begins with the High Holidays, so does the Maryland legislative year here at JUFJ. Join us on Zoom for our statewide legislative kickoff, your chance to get to know the campaigns JUFJ is working on in 2021, some of the other JUFJers in your state district, and the ways we plan to …
November 10 | 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Join JUFJ and our Baltimore Renters’ United coalition partners in support of the renters’ right to counsel bill. This will be a landmark win for renters in Baltimore if passed. Attend the hearing to show your support!