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Reflections from Sderot


Efrat pictured with 3 of her 4 children. Efrat cares for 96 children and families in the Youth futures program and manages a dedicated team of mentors

When all over Israel families are resting on Shabbat and spending time together, our children here in the Sderot region suffered yet anothe…

Bringing Modern Israel to San Diego Campuses

by Jordan Daniels
Communications Associate for Leichtag Foundation 

The Murray Galinson San Diego-Israel Initiative (MGSDII) is proud to announce the lineup of visiting Israeli professors who will teach 17 classes on modern Israel at San Diego university campuses for the 2019-2020 year. …

Exciting New Speakers Join Brunch Club

On Wednesday, November 6, the Women’s Philanthropy Board proudly presents our next Brunch Club event. Join us for a fulfilling and informative morning of connection and conversation as we discuss supporting our loved ones and ourselves as we deal with stressful and trying times through a v…

Calling all Options Table Captains

Please honor us by signing up to be an OPTIONS Table Captain.

With your help, we hope to bring more than 600 Jewish women together to celebrate the COLLECTIVE POWER OF COMMUNITY. Our keynote speaker, Carol Leifer, is an award-winning comedy writer, best-selling author, and proud Lion of …

Shabbat San Diego is Back!

Shabbat San Diego is back! Join us on November 14-17.

Together with over 1,500 cities in 101 countries around the world, we’ll forge one heart, ignite the spark that creates a meaningful Shabbat, build strong bonds of a unified San Diego community and connect to our global identity wit…