Upcoming Event: JWFNY Symposium – Wednesday, October 27th

JWFNY invites you to join us for a Symposium on:


Global Women’s Issues and the Importance of Volunteerism

Wednesday, October 27, 2010


with guest speakers

Ruth Messinger, President, American Jewish World Service

Joy Sisisky, Executive Director, JWFNY

12:00 – 2:00PM

130 East 59th Street

Couvert, $27 for Lunch

RSVP by October 20, 2010

Please join us as we explore women’s issues through both a global and Jewish lens. Ruth Messinger will speak about AJWS’s mission to alleviate poverty, hunger and disease among the people of the developing world with special focus on the plight of women and girls. Joy Sisisky will share her personal stories of living in Ukraine and Ethiopia and her experiences working with this population as a fellow at the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee.


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