Jerry Pinsker to Speak About ADL for First Friday at Bonai Shalom

Jerry Pinsker

“Justice, Justice you shall pursue” (Deuteronomy 16:18–20).  The Torah is filled with references to Justice. ADL’s mission has not changed since founded in 1913; to fight Anti-Semitism and to seek Justice and Fair Treatment for ALL.   ADL’s A WORLD OF DIFFERENCE® Institute:  initiatives offer educators and students important tools to address bullying and injustice in all its forms.

During the presentation we will examine the methods used by ADL, one of the largest civil rights organizations in this country, to fight for and protect civil rights. Jerry will provide examples of how ADL initiatives teach students to Become Allies or Confront Anti-Semitism.

Services are at 6:00 pm, Dinner at 7:15 pm and talk around 8:00 pm.  BYOB Kosher wine or beer.  Dinner is $18 per member, $21 per non-member. $54 max per family.  Please RSVP here by 2/28 at bonaishalom.org
or by calling the office at 303-442-6605.

Jerry Pinsker, a founding member of Bonai Shalom, has been a facilitator of ADL’s World of Difference Institute for over 13 years and currently sits on its Board of Directors. He also oversees the No Place for Hate initiatives in 10 BVSD schools as well as facilitating training throughout the metro area. Jerry was a middle school educator and counselor for 31 years, teaching in both New York City and Colorado.  He became the facilities director for the Boulder JCC after retiring from education.  Jerry also served on the Board of Directors of Congregation Bonai Shalom for 25 years.

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