Join us Monday, November 3 from 12:00-1:30pm at the Jewish Federation for the opportunity to meet with Khawla Rihani, the Director of Economic Empowerment for Women (EEW). EEW, founded in 2000, is a nonprofit organization in Israel dedicated to improving women’s lives through economic empowerment. Its mission is to supply low income women in Israel with the knowledge and tools to create and grow their own small businesses as a means for gaining self-sufficiency and alleviating the cycle of pover
NCJW Fall Designer Days 2014 is quickly approaching! The event runs November 5-9 and we need your help to make our biggest fundraiser of the year a success! Please sign up to volunteer by following these 3 easy steps: 1. Click this link to go to our invitation page on VolunteerSpot: http://vols.pt/2qc7Ba 2. Enter your email address (You will NOT need to register an account on VolunteerSpot) 3. Sign up! Choose your spots – VolunteerSpot will send you an automated confirmation and reminders.
What is human trafficking? How can the Pittsburgh community recognize the signs and help end modern day slavery? Join us on Sunday, October 5, 7:00-8:30pm at Rodef Shalom Congregation (map) for: -A screening of the WQED Multimedia film Human Trafficking: Pittsburgh Fights Back -Keynote Speaker Dr. Mary Burke, Founder and Executive Director of The Project to End Human Trafficking, a United States based non-profit group that works regionally, nationally, and internationally to raise awareness abou
The Jewish Domestic Abuse Task Force is a forum for individuals and Jewish organizations in Pittsburgh that are interested in or working to address domestic abuse issues. Through this forum, individuals and representatives of organizations share information about domestic abuse-related activities or events, learn about domestic abuse related issues, and seek program partners to enhance planned or existing activities. The Task Force members include NCJW, the Jewish Women’s Foundation, the Jewish
NCJW Pittsburgh Section is currently seeking a Director of Programming. The Director of Programming is responsible for all aspects of (i) membership and volunteer recruitment and engagement; (ii) special event management; and (iii) community service and advocacy program oversight and coordination. The Director of Programming reports to the Executive Director (ED). Responsibilities include: Initiating and developing programs to attract, engage, and encourage interaction among members and voluntee