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Northeast District

Let's Stay Connected

We would like to stay in touch with you.
Check out our newsletters and other media.

We would also love to hear from you.
Send your news articles, photos, and event announcements to wrjneblast@gmail.com.

Newsletters

"News from the Northeast" is sent via email on the first Tuesday of each month. Events, news items, and photos for each monthly issue should be submitted to wrjneblast@gmail.com by the last Tuesday of the preceding month.

Ask your sisterhood president to forward our monthly newsletter to you, so that you can keep up with news in the Northeast District. You can also subscribe here. Or you can read our past newsletters here:

If you "opted out" of our newsletter by mistake, you can opt back in here. After you submit the form, you will receive an email invitation to opt in. Be sure to follow the directions on the email to complete the opt-in process.

Social Media – WRJNortheast

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Visit our Facebook page to see what's happening in the Northeast District . . . and please like us. Check our tweets for happenings of interest to Jewish women in the Northeast District. Follow us and like us on Instagram.

 

Yammer -> Mighty Networks

We are in the process of changing over from Yammer (Viva Engage) to Mighty Networks. The switch over will take place by Thursday, December 21. You will need to sign up for a new account on the new system. 

Yes, you will need to do this even if you already have an existing Yammer account.

SIGN-UP
 
VIDEO TUTORIALS
 
OFFICE HOURS
Ask questions and learn more about Mighty Networks. Drop-in to any of these meetings. 
 
Evening Office Hours are on Tuesdays at 7:00pm ET: December 12, December 19. There is no registration required, drop into the Zoom room at any time during the hour. 
 
Daytime Office Hours are on Thursdays at 2:00pm ET: December 7, December 21. There is no registration required, drop into the Zoom room at any time during the hour.
 
If you encounter any problems, you can contact hlorgeree@wrj.org 

Website

Our website – wrj.org/northeast – provides helpful information about the district and its resources. You can link to our website from your website, newsletter, and other materials.

WRJ Blog

Stay in touch with WRJ by reading recent articles written by women across North America and around the world.

What If We Said Yes?

The above excerpt is from WRJ CEO Rabbi Liz P.G. Hirsch's d'var torah from Friday evening of Fried Women's Conference in New Orleans, LA. Please find a full transcript of her excerpted remarks below. For our final what if, I want to tell you a story. Once, a family came to meet with a rabbi.

the U.S. Supreme Court 2024: A Recap

Last week, the U.S. Supreme Court wrapped up its 2023-2024 term and issued the last of their decisions. In decisions related to guns, abortion access, homelessness, and more, the Court continues to be one of the most relevant policymakers in the United States.

Discovering the Power of Resilience

My journey is marked by loss and hardship, as well as exquisite beauty, spirituality, and the pursuit of joy. Navigating the twists and turns of such a journey has been both overwhelming and deeply rewarding. This story is about the power of resilience.

The Northeast District of Women of Reform Judaism

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