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Hadassah Southern New Jersey

Welcome to the website for Hadassah – Southern New Jersey Region, the source for all current information about our Region. The Southern New Jersey Region covers the geographic area from Colonia in the north down to Vineland in the southern part of the State, and stretches across New Jersey from Camden County to the Jersey shore. We are comprised of 35 chapters and groups that cover a diversity of demographics. We have almost 14,000 members, and 1500 male Associates. Includes Atlantic, Burlington, Camden, Mercer, Monmouth, Middlesex, Ocean, Cumberland and Somerset Counties.

3301 Highway 66, Building B, Suite 236
Neptune, New Jersey 07753
Contact Us

P : (732) 643-1100

E : southernnj@hadassah.org

Mailing Address

3301 Highway 66, Building B, Suite 236

Neptune, New Jersey 07753

Our Chapters

Announcements

2016 National Convention
2016 National Convention

Photos from the 2016 National Convention have been added to the Shutterfly site.  The link is under "Newsletters" below as "SNJ Region Photos"

2016 June Walker Advocacy in Action -- Honorable Mention
Education Symposium

Congratulations to our 2015 Education Symposium Committee chaired by Joyce Cohen and Laura Brandspiegel.  The 2015 Education Symposium and Hadassah Southern New Jersey will be granted Honorable Mention at Hadassah’s National Convention for the 2016 June Walker Advocacy in Action Award.

In a letter to Joyce, the PRAZE Division of Hadassah, PRogramming, Advocacy, Zionism & Education, wrote,

“Your adherence to the Hadassah guidelines, the outreach you achieved through visibility of Hadassah in your community, and your thoughtfulness and thoroughness throughout the planning process earned you this recognition.  We are very proud of the work that you are doing for Hadassah and trust that it will continue with the same level of enthusiasm in the future.”

Southern New Jersey Associates Golf Outing 2016 Awards
Golf Outing

Closest to the Pin  Pete Demers

Longest Drive  Joshua Lichtbroun

Second Third and Forth Place Tie

            Tom Dodd, David Hoenig, Eugene Szczencia

            Nicholas Fahey, Joshua Lichtbroun, Hiren Patel, Sean Wilson

            Monte Block, Jourdan Block, Brad Block, Mike Menzer

First Place  John Colburn, Anthony Haller, Denis Kiane, Tom Verni

Trophies for Outstanding Performance in 2015
Trophies

Fundraising: Alisa, Canal Walk and Metuchen/Edison/Gesher

Membership:  East Brunswick, Stonebridge

Education:  Greater Princeton, Raritan valley, Village Grande

Web CommunicationCamden County- Raquela group, Marlboro

Community Outreach:  Stonebridge, Village Grande

Programming:  Alisa, Camden County, Regency

Bulletin:  Bat Shalom

Tower:  Raritan Valley, Toms River

Outstanding Chapters

East Brunswick

Marlboro

Stonebridge

From our President

Michelle Krasner 2016

Dear Hadassah Sisters,

 

I am delighted to share with you exciting news of so many Winners throughout the Southern New Jersey Region.

Please join me in wishing Mazal Tov to the chapters and groups, listed above, who earned trophies for their achievements during 2015 in a variety of important areas.  A special Yasher Koach to our Outstanding Chapters:

East Brunswick

Marlboro

Stonebridge

 

Our Hadassah Southern New Jersey Associates Golf Outing was held on Monday, June 6 at the beautiful, Battleground Country Club.  Thank you to Mickey Kaufman, Sherryl Kaufman, Shelley Kaplan, the entire Golf Outing Committee, and our many volunteers, for a very successful event.  We had spectacular weather, a lovely outdoor lunch and a delicious dinner with many exciting raffle prizes.  Our award winners are listed in the Announcements section above.

 

Congratulations to our 2015 Education Symposium Committee chaired by Joyce Cohen and Laura Brandspiegel.  The 2015 Education Symposium and Hadassah Southern New Jersey will be granted Honorable Mention at Hadassah’s National Convention for the 2016 June Walker Advocacy in Action Award.

 

 

It is not too late to register for Hadassah’s 98th National Convention.  From July 25-July 28 Hadassah women and Hadassah Associates will gather in Atlanta, Georgia.  There will be inspirational plenaries, motivational breakout sessions, educational workshops, and of course, lots of fun.  Be sure to ask for the special Hadassah rate when you book your room at the Marriott Marquis Atlanta Hotel.  Registration forms are due by July 15, 2016.  Registration forms received after that date will be processed on site in Atlanta and are subject to a $50 late fee.   Please be sure to register for our Region Dinner to be held Monday, July 25 right in the Marriott Marquis Atlanta Hotel.  See the dinner registration flyer under Events.

 

Please be sure to read all the event information for our upcoming Myrtle Wreath Luncheon on October 30, 2016.  Our Myrtle Wreath Honoree is Lauren Hersh, International Consultant on Gender Violence and Co-Chair of the New York State Anti-Tafficking Coalition and Director of Anti-Trafficking Policy & Advocacy at Sanctuary for Families.  We also look forward to celebrating all our Hadassah the Power of Women Who DO Chapter Honorees.

 

Michelle Krasner

President. Hadassah Southern New Jersey

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Events

Film For Thought What You Need to Know About Anti-Semitism on Campus

August 11, 2016 - August 11, 2016

Beth El Synagogue 50 Maple Stream Rd. East Windsor, NJ 08520

Knowledge is power. Learn how to fight BDS and the growing anit-Israel movement on campus with a free double feature and discussion.

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Author Robert Kim Bingham

October 9, 2016 - October 9, 2016

Monroe Township Senior Center; 12 Halsey Reed Rd; Monroe Township, NJ 08831

Hadassah Associates of Alisa and Monroe Township sponsoring a Book and Author. Author Robert Kim Binham will discuss his book Courageous Dissent, the story of his grandfather, Hiram Binham IV on Sunday, October 9 at 1:00 PM. The story of Hiram (Harry) Bingham IV who defied his governments restrictive immigration policies by running an underground railroado out of his villa in the early days of WWII. Binham was responsible for saving over 2000 french refugees from the Nazi’s. Among them was Marc Chagall. Chagall’s granddaughter, Bella Chagall Meyer will also share some thoughts on her grandfather. Cost is $18 pp, $15 for students. For questions, please contact Al (Ponds) @ 409-1387, Manny (Clearbrook)@ 619-3000, Larry (Clearbrook) @ 655-5308, Rhoda (GW) @ 409-0983, Anita (Concordia) @ 860-1609

Supper and Learn book

Supper and Learn Presented by Alisa Hadassah

October 19, 2016 - October 19, 2016

Monroe Township Senior Center; 12 Halsey Reed Rd; Monroe Township, NJ 08831

Wednesday, October 19, 2016 @ 6:30 PM E.M. Rose, author of the fascinating micro-history of a mysterious 12th century murder, “The Murder of William of Norwich: The Origins of the Blood Libel in Medieval Europe” will speak about her book. New York Times Top 10 Book of 2015!! An elegant Kosher Box Supper will be served, including dessert and beverage Members $26.00 per person Non-Members $31.00 per person Questions call Diane Altman @609-860-1193

2016 Myrtle Wreath

2016 Myrtle Wreath

October 30, 2016 - October 30, 2016

Forsgate Country Club Monroe Township. NJ 08831

Myrtle Wreath Luncheon honoring Lauren Hersh, co-chair of the NY State Anti-Trafficking coalition and the Power of Women Who DO Chapter Award Honorees and Hadassah Southern New Jersey Region Board Meeting

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