From Tech to Taste: Israelis in America share their Journeys
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
A collaboration of DFI and CJE: for Jewish communal professionals to Discover 70 Years of Israel through Personal Stories
Thursdays, 12-1:30, The Weinberg Park Heights JCC
May 17 – Reut Friedman, Israel Department, CJE
What Do You Mean? How Words Reflect Culture?
CJE’s Israel Education Senior Associate, will be the full-time Director of Baltimore’s Shinshinim Hub. A native Israeli with an MBA from Bar Ilan University and years of experience in Jewish education in Baltimore, Reut assumes her new responsibilities immediately. In consultation with JAFI, Reut will assist with the transition of our new shinshinim to Baltimore; provide hands-on supervision of their activities in the community; collaborate with the partners who benefit from the activities of the shinshinim; facilitate the professional and logistical aspects of the program; provide budgetary oversight, time management and program development support; help with the recruitment of host families; and offer emotional support for the shinshinim.
For information and registration: www.thedfi.org