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Hadassah Chicago-North Shore Chapter has been very fortunate to get some great press around some of our events and initiatives. Be sure to keep an eye out on favorite newspaper, magazine or TV news program to see if you see a mention of any of our chapter's great work within the community. And if you have missed a weekly bulletin, click here.
Hadassah Foundation Director Rabbi Ellen Flax gave out the graduation certificates to the thirteen women who graduated from the joint training program for Haredi Early Childhood Education Counselors at the Hebrew University.
Women make 77 cents to a man’s dollar and a single mother of two working full-time at minimum-wage is living nearly $4,000 below the federal poverty line. America’s women and families are worth more and they deserve better!
The rationale for the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement against Israel is based on generalities—many of them uninformed—about how different populations live, work, study, and co-exist in the region.