Why do the work of social justice Jewishly?

Categories: JCUA Project and Campaign Endorsements, Jewish Education, Organizing Fellowship
This past week JCUA launched its Organizing Fellowship with its first cohort of Fellows from five different universities around the Chicagoland area. During the coming year we will be exploring what it means to take action on local issues of racial and economic justice through a Jewish lens, and learning the skills of community organizing …

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You call this a fast?

Categories: Other
JCUA Community Organizer Avra Shapiro and JCore Member Joseph Grant shared these inspiring words at Mishkan’s Yom Kippur service this Saturday. Gmar Tov. My name is Joseph Grant. I am a builder here at Mishkan and a leader with ONE Northside and the Jewish Council on Urban Affairs, two of Mishkan’s Justice Team partners. I …

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