Stretching from the lush forests of the northern tip of Washington state to the beaches of Southern California — and including Alaska and Hawaii — Hadassah West Coast encompasses seven states across three distinctive regions: Hadassah Pacific Northwest, Hadassah Central Pacific Coast and Hadassah Southern California. While each region draws on their local populations to retain their unique strengths, they also partner together and with the national organization.
We are over 25,400 members strong with more than 25 chapters and 86 groups who cater to women of diverse backgrounds, ages, experiences and interests. Whatever your interest, you’ll find many ways to engage with us. A committed team of staff professionals are on hand to work with our devoted local volunteer leaders, guaranteeing that our events, meetings, programs and activities shine.
COVID-19 and its Impact on the American Jewish Community - As Dr. Windmueller has written, this pandemic is having a profound, transformative impact on Jewish life and culture and community. What are likely to be the long term implications of this moment?
Did you know all of India’s first leading ladies were Jewish? Shalom Bollywood: The Untold Story of Indian Cinema tells the story of the 2000-year-old Indian Jewish community and its formative place in shaping the world’s largest film industry. Please watch the film on Amazon or Netflix prior to the meeting and join us for a fun conversation.
Join us for a presentation with Historian, Performer and Costume Curator Ellie Carlson as she unveils facts and expose myths about women’s unmentionables. The presentation includes stories from real women past and present and their amusing and sometimes uncomfortable relationship with their foundations.