LEARN, MEET AND DO

LEARN
"CITIZEN" / CLASS TAUGHT BY RABBI KUSHNER
This moment in our national history and our role in it, via Torah and modern sources (including selections from The Unwinding by George Parker, and Strangers in Their Own Land: Anger and Mourning on the American Right by Arlie Russel Hochschild as well as essays on Jewish power by Rabbi Irving Greenberg and Rabbi David Hartman). 

Thursday nights, Jan. 12, 19, 26; Feb. 2, 9, 16
6:00 - 8:00 PM
Free for members, $108 for non-members

MEET
KITCHEN HOUSE PARTIES: WHAT NOW?
The Kitchen will be hosting 6 house parties for 10-20 people each this winter. We’ll reflect on living in America post-election and discuss directions for working towards common goals.

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DO
#1 - BEND THE ARC: CRIMINAL JUSTICE REFORM
CAMPAIGN TEAM

An opportunity to engage in legislation creating fairer practices for those currently incarcerated. Meets twice a month on Monday nights, 6:30 - 8:30 PM, alternating in San Francisco and Oakland.  Email Melissa to get on the team.

#2 - ANTI-RACISM OPEN SPACE WITH BEND THE ARC
A supportive space to explore experiences and assumptions in service of ending racism. Meets on the 1st Thursday of the month, 7:00 - 9:00 PM in SF or Oakland. Get more information here.

#3 - REV. DR MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR DAY WITH THE SAN FRANCISCO INTERFAITH COUNCIL
Monday, January 16, 2017  |  11:00 AM
An opportunity to publicly walk with people of many faiths in support of the legacy of MLK. The march + parade leaves from Caltrain Depot at 4th and Townsend.

 

 

LEARN, GIVE AND DO

LEARN
NIF: Michael Sfard
Democracy in the Balance: Human Rights Defenders in Israel in the Age of Occupation
January 18, 2017  |  12:00 PM
Sign up here.

NIF: Mickey Gitzin
January 31, 2017   |  6:30 PM  
Sign up here. 

J Street: Alan Elsner
Forging a Pro-Israel Agenda in the Trump Era
February 9, 2017   |  7:30 PM  
Sign up here.

J Street Conference (in Washington, DC) 
February 25-28, 2017
Use promo code TheKitchen17 to take 20% off registration.

The Kitchen: Sheila Katz
Connecting with the Enemy: A Century of Palestinian-Israeli Joint Nonviolence
Wednesday March 1  |  7:00 PM

R. Tamar Elad-Applebaum 
Founder of Zion, an Eretz-Yisraeli Community
Monday, March 27, 2017  |  7:00 PM

The Kitchen: Noam Sheizaf 
in partnership with NIF and USF
Thursday, April 6, 2017  |  7:00 PM

Center for Jewish Non Violence Delegation   
Trip Dates: May 14 - 22, 2017

The Kitchen: Trip to Israel / Palestine
July 19 - 31, 2017
Email Noa for more information.

GIVE
This new coalition is beginning a fund that will be distributed to a nongovernmental organization (NGO) supported by NIF. To be included in the deliberations around the beneficiary or fundraising process, click here

DO
If you'd like to be actively involved in the planning around how to activate this new coalition, let us know.