REFUGEE AND ASSYLUM POLICY: Where do things stand today? What lies ahead? What can you do to shape the future? ​

Zoom

The Orange County Jewish Coalition for Refugees presents a panel discussion with legal and policy experts who will discuss current protocols and future goals for refugee children, asylum seekers on our southern border, and would-be refugees seeking to resettle in the United States from the Muslim world. Attendees will develop an understanding of the current […]

WELCOME TO PARADISE: Refugees at Home in LA (HIAS Program)

You’re invited to join the second of the series Welcome to Paradise: Refugees at Home in LA, exploring how we reaffirm our commitment to welcome the stranger amid this time of change and tumult. You’ll get to hear from Mandana Dayani, a former HIAS client and refugee from Iran who went on to become an attorney, talent agent, […]

REFUGEE SHABBAT FRIDAY EVENING SERVICE (HaNefesh OC)

Virtual

With music and reading selections, HaNefesh will join with other congregations around the country as we bring awareness to how we can fulfill the mitzvah of caring for the stranger. Bringing together Women's History Month and Refugee Shabbat, we will examine some of the challenges women especially face today in seeking asylum and basic human […]

Free

Refugee Shabbat Friday Night Service (Temple Beth Sholom)

Online

Join Cantor Reinwald for a Shabbat service with special moments of recognition of the annual HIAS Refugee Shabbat. View online at http://tbsoc.com/video/?fbclid=IwAR3ghNAHiccRckXKVcM7N_fiz-uiqYRZJbmGj_fAgcWJbaWX5v0HEJulvxY

Free

REFUGEE SHABBAT (University Synagogue Program)

Online

National Refugee Shabbat services online, led by Rabbi Rachlis and Cantor Braier. Rabbi Rachlis will interview Immigrant Attorney and Dreamer Dulce Garcia, who is the Executive Director of Border Angels, a non-profit organization along the entire US-Mexico border that primarily depends on volunteers. CLICK HERE on March 5 at 7:00 pm to view the service […]

Refugee Shabbat Morning Service (Temple Beth Emet)

Virtual

This (mostly traditional) service will be dedicated to refugees and asylum seekers through music and testimony. Rabbi Marcia Tilchin and Jason Feddy are guest leaders at Temple Beth Emet in Anaheim.  Please join via livestream HERE.

Free