Welcome to Hadassah Northeast, home to hearty New Englanders and many New Yorkers. We are best known for cold winters, amazing sports teams and our local accents. Northeasterners are also known for their resilience and ingenuity, and our members are no exception. Our chapters get things done, from organizing events to raising funds and furthering Hadassah’s lifesaving work around the world.
Hadassah Northeast includes Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont, and Upstate New York, and is organized into three regions: Hadassah Boston, Hadassah Northern New England and Hadassah Southern New England. Together, the regions have 46 chapters, and we are 20,000 members strong. Our experienced volunteer leaders work in partnership with a team of professionals who provide support for local events, activities and fundraising to further the life- changing mission of Hadassah. Looking to bring some power, pride and purpose into your life? Join us today.
Author Weina Dai Randel speaks to us about her latest book "Night Angels" based on a true story, about a biracial American woman from Boston and a compassionate Asian diplomat who saved thousands of Jews by issuing them visas to Shanghai.
Join us for a book talk on the novel "City Angels," which is inspired by the true story of a hero known as the "Chinese Schindler." During WWII in Vienna, a Chinese diplomat saved the lives of thousands of Jews.
Learn about three Biblical women; Deborah, Miriam and Esther. We will compare these Biblical heroines to contemporary Jewish women who play important roles in our world today. October 25, November 8, November 29 and December 20 from 7:30 – 9:00pm.