In honor of Women’s History Month, we spoke to one of our community’s all-star volunteers, Terry Willner. Among the many volunteer opportunities she has been involved with over the past several years, she is also currently the co-chair of the Baltimore Dignity Grows chapter with Associated Women, which supplies totes of feminine hygiene products to […]
Tell us about yourself: I grew up in a conservative family just outside of New Haven, CT. I was diagnosed as being deaf (moderate to severe) when I was a little over a year old. My mother knew it earlier but had a hard time convincing the doctors. Once I was diagnosed, the doctors said […]
As a Black Orthodox Jewish woman, Tikvah shares how her family is passing on traditions and navigating the unique intersection of being Black and Jewish. Through her professional work, Tikvah seamlessly integrates her background in expressive art therapy with conversations around cultural humility in the mental health field. Read on to explore her impactful experiences […]
Meet Jill, an advocate for families with neurodiverse children. From studying psychology to becoming a nurse at Johns Hopkins University, Jill also established the Connector position for neurodiverse families. Discover her insights, successful initiatives and personal experiences in supporting these families. Dive into the interview for an inspiring look at her impactful work. Tell us […]
Timoth blog: Meet Timoth, a multifaceted individual with a fascinating journey. From Ohio to an artistic career, and a deep connection to Judaism, Timoth’s story is a celebration of life, culture, and community. Read more about his tales of family, artistic milestones, and his role as a Community Connector with the Jewish Connection Network, promoting local theater.
Hello! My name is Addie Lewis Klein, and I’m the executive director of the newly-named Louise D. and Morton J. Macks Jewish Connection Network, affectionately known as “The Network.” We are a proud Associated agency, focused on helping people just like YOU meet new people, find experiences in the Jewish community that is right for […]