From our President
There is no organization like Hadassah — working in communities around the US to connect Jewish women and empower them to effect change through support of Israel, advancing health and wellness, and advocacy.”
These are the words of our National President, Ellen Hershkin. There is no organization like Hadassah, a grassroots membership organization of over 300,000 who support the ideals of Zionism, health and wellness around the world and advocacy for our beliefs on women’s health and women’s economic equity, combating violence against women, immigrant rights and fight against hate and racism. We have accomplished so much and truly deserve the tag line: The Women Who DO!
The Jacksonville chapter has 900 life members. The chapter holds meetings, educational events and programming to help keep our members informed about the latest research that is ongoing at Hadassah Medical Organization (HMO), advocacy opportunities and just plain fun, engaging activities.
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The Healing Art of Music
April 10, 2018River Garden
Danielle Porter, a Neurological Music Therapist who works primarily with stroke, Parkinson’s and brain injured populations, will present a program on Tuesday, April 10th at River Garden, 11401 Old St. Augustine Road in Jacksonville. We will also be showing a video on the healing arts being used at the Hadassah Hospital. We are partnering with River Garden Senior Services for this program. For more information contact Liat Walker at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Skin Care 101
April 29, 2018Coastal Oaks Clubhouse, Nocatee
On April 29, 2018 at 10:30 AM Jacksonville Hadassah will present: Dr. Melinda Greenfield, Board Certified Dermatologist, will present a program entitled “Skin Care 101”. May is Melanoma Awareness Month, and so this topic is timely. Everyone is invited to attend; however. space is limited so an RSVP by April 23rd is required. $10 per person includes a light brunch. For more information, or to RSVP contact Sheila Lieberman at (904) 834-7174 or email@example.com Membership information will be available for any non-member guest.
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