Be’chol Lashon, Hebrew for “in every language,” strengthens Jewish identity by raising awareness about the ethnic, racial and cultural diversity of Jewish people and experience around the globe. Read More
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Meaningful conversation and reflection at the center of this holiday celebration
Join us in person for rooftop Shabbat rituals and music, followed by a vegetarian potluck in honor of Juneteenth. Ritual leaders Rabbi Isaama Goldstein-Stoll and Jewsician Marques Hollie will lead us in song and spirit. We will provide wine, challah and dessert, and we ask that friends joining us bring vegetarian dishes to share. Friday, June 17, 6 PM. Presented by Be'chol Lashon and the Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan, co-sponsored by Keshet, with funding support by the Jewish Community Relations Council of New York-PATH Initiative and the Mayor's Office for the Prevention of Hate Crimes.
This Father’s Day, like every day, I work to be the model my sons need.
Joshua Maxey not only found a sense of belonging, but he found peace and a sense of self.
Being Jewpanese is diverse. Whether you have one parent of each (Jewish/Japanese), or were adopted into, or are Jewpanese by choice, you are invited to participate in the JEWPANESE Oral History Project. Interviews will be conducted by fellow Jewpanese Carmel Tanaka. To sign up, please visit: https://tinyurl.com/jewpanese Carmel is coming to NYC later this month to conduct in-person interviews (Zoom, written and/or anonymous interviews are available too) and will also be hosting a social JEWPANESE lunch on May 29 at Shalom Japan. Jewpanese people, couples and families are welcome to attend. Please RSVP @JewpaneseProject on Instagram or respond via the sign up link above!
Unpacking the Complex Past and Present of Ethiopian Jews
American born dance teacher Chaya Lev shares how living in Israel has allowed her to joyfully embrace her intersectional identities.
Krakow’s Jewish Culture Festival Pop-Up Concert in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park Presented by Value Culture. Performing live: Gili Yalo, Jeremiah Lockwood, Happie Hoffman, Black Sabbath DJ set by the Idelsohn society: The Secret Musical History of Black Jewish Relations, Hosted by Kosha Dillz., SATURDAY MAY 7th12pm PT - 4pm PT, FREE to the Public
We invited comedian and artist Natan Badalov, a proud Bukharian Jew, to share some of his childhood memories. He was featured on Adult Swim, New York Comedy Festival, Funnymmigrants Comedy Festival, and others. For more info, read his bio or follow him and his eyebrows on Instagram and Tik Tok @natanbadalov.
We offer a variety of opportunities for individuals, families, and organizations to learn about and celebrate Jewish diversity.
Bay Area Multicultural Jewish Family Connection
The goal of the Bay Area Multicultural Jewish Family Connection is to provide a space for families to explore ethnic and racial identity in a Jewish context.
Be'chol Lashon provides opportunities for Jewish professionals and others to actively engage in conversations about race, ethnicity and identity.
Camp Be'chol Lashon
Registration is currently open for Camp Be'chol Lashon, a multicultural Jewish leadership camp at Walker Creek Ranch in West Marin, CA.
As Jews become more integrated into American society, it should come as no surprise that growing numbers of Black, Asian, Latinx and mixed-race individuals are part of the Jewish community.
Passport to Peoplehood is an educational resource that explores Jewish communities around the world through the traditions and cultural arts that defines each unique culture, as well as recognizing the shared values that connect all Jews.
Our Speakers Bureau includes diverse community, academic and cultural arts leaders, like singer Sarah Aroeste, above. Book a speaker to address your community.