Events

  • Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at 06:00 PM · 12 rsvps
    The Mondry Building in Oak Park, MI

    November General Meeting

    Calling all DJJ leaders: RSVP to join us for our monthly General Meeting on Tuesday, November 20th.

    Schmoozing and snacks 6 - 6:30 pm. The meeting will start promptly at 6:30 and go until 8. Location is the Mondry Building, 15000 W 10 Mile Rd in Oak Park.

    We'll start with breakout groups then we'll come back for updates and community announcements. More info on the agenda forthcoming but we know we'll be covering the Hanukkah water justice action & social media campaign, and grassroots fundraising. Dyll will also be leading us to write holiday cards to LGBTQ+ people who are in prison. (If you're a leader who has something you'd like for us to cover, let us know.)

    RSVP: Please RSVP so we can know how many people we're planning for and be in touch. Let us know if you'd like to coordinate a carpool (sharing your address below helps!) Contact valeriya@detroitjewsforjustice.org or (248) 802-5302 with questions.

    *If you're new to DJJ, please join us at 5:30 so we can orient you before the meeting.*

  • Sunday, December 02, 2018 at 06:30 PM · 15 rsvps
    Campus Martius in Detroit, MI

    Illuminating Water Justice

    Join us for a DJJ gathering at the annual Menorah in the D celebration on Sunday December 2nd. Immediately after the official candle-lighting, we will gather at 6:30pm for song and ritual and to hear from speakers about local struggles for clean and affordable water. After the program, we will process to Isaac Agree Downtown Syngagogue where we will gather for refreshments and mingling at a nearby location. More details coming soon.

    Questions? Contact planning team member Barry Rubin at brubin2602@gmail.com or 248.701.7414

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    Art by Hannah Lewis

  • Thursday, December 13, 2018 at 06:00 PM · 17 rsvps
    Location TBD

    DJJ Orientation

    Motivated to work for racial & economic justice?
    Looking for a political home?
    Interested in exploring how Jewish tradition & spiritual practice can support your work for social change? 
    WELCOME TO DJJ!

    Learn our history, strategy, core principles. Just as importantly, we want to learn your story and what motivates you to do this work.

    The orientation will take place Thursday, December 13th from 6 pm to 8 pm. We ask that you attend for the full duration. Doors open at 5:30. Location TBD.
    If you plan to attend, we need your RSVP!  Fill out the form below and email eleanor@detroitjewsforjustice.org with any questions.
    It is helpful to include your address so we can facilitate carpools.