On Wednesday, February 3, 2010, Susan Berman and Phil Gazley discuss International Humanitarian Issues. Susan worked for 2 months in the slums of Mumbai as a volunteer for American Jewish World Service. Her presentation “Mumbai? India? Volunteer? Can you make a difference?” will begin at 7pm. Phil Gazley is the Social Justice Ministries Coordinator for the Youth With A Mission (YWAM) Network of City Initiatives. His presentation “Modern Day Slavery – What you can do locally and globally” will begin at 8:15 pm. February 3, 7:00 – 9:30 pm at Congregation Bonai Shalom, 1527 Cherryvale Road, Boulder. Free.
Beyond a typical community service project, three b'nai mitzvah students chose to focus their love for animals on a service-learning project with Ekar Farm, Denver’s Jewish community farm.
Who would have thought that the prepared foods counter at the Whole Foods on Pearl Street would be the place where the Jewish community goes to feel a sense of pride?