Project Spotlight: Oshman Family JCC

Oshman Family JCC's (OFJCC) Gendler Grapevine Project is to create Youth Service Havurah (YSH), a social action program that gives middle and high school students the opportunity to deepen their connection to Judaism through social action and hands-on opportunities. The program empowers teens by asking them to be proactive and identify gaps they see in [...]

By | April 17th, 2018|Heard it through the GRAPEVINE|0 Comments

Project Spotlight: Temple Sinai DC’s Civil Rights Trek

We recently shared the transcript of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s last interview, which was conducted by Rabbi Gendler 50 years ago last month. While reading the transcript, one can't help but notice how relevant many of the concerns raised 50 years ago still are today. One of our 2016 grantees, Temple Sinai DC, worked to address [...]

By | April 12th, 2018|Heard it through the GRAPEVINE|0 Comments