Dear Hadassah Friends,
to Hadassah’s premier focus,Research in Service to Humanity.
heart of a major medical center is research. We want to connect you to the
latest research that is being conducted at Hadassah Medical Organization (HMO).
There is exciting work being done in the area of neurological diseases – those
affecting the brain, nerves, and spine – as well as diabetes, melanoma, and
Hadassah has always been an organization of visionaries. Over 100
years ago, Hadassah was the first to bring modern medicine to the Middle East. We
established Israel’s first teaching hospital and its first nursing, medical,
and dental schools. Doctors at HMO were first in Israel to
perform double bypass surgery, computerized robotic surgery, and successful
bone marrow, heart, liver, and lung transplants.Click HERE to read about ALS breaking news.
Hadassah’s two hospitals in Jerusalem, one in Ein Kerem and one on Mt. Scopus, serve Israel’s
largest population center and are known throughout Israel and the region for
their pioneering research and health care expertise.
of this is possible without you --
Hadassah’s 330,000 members, associates, and supporters nationwide.
Hadassah, the Women's Zionist Organization proudly supports Research in Service to Humanity, which reflects our #1 priority, as voted upon by the Hadassah National Assembly: Hadassah Medical Organization.
To begin our Pacific Northwest Region support for Research in Service to Humanity, we are sponsoring an Annual Giving workshop to help you learn about and encourage Annual Giving in your area. Join your Hadassah friends for a meaningful morning of learning, friendship, and, of course, noshes! A partial travel subsidy is available. For more information contact Nancy Lichter, Annual Giving Chair for the Pacific Northwest Region.
Click HERE to register for the Annual Giving Workshop
SAVE THE DATE! May 22: Know Your Worth; Own Your
Know Your Worth: Own Your Future, an engaging one day workshop,
will help you explore how to ensure long-term economic security, including managing
income streams; honing your financial and negotiating skills; investing and
growing your money; all in the context of the Jewish values that underlie these
LGBTQ Rights, Israel & Zionsim
Defining Zionism in the 21st Century with Rabbi Sharon
Five easy-to-watch video segments
Watch all five at one sitting, or watch them one at a time. And, don't forget
to share with friends and family!
Meet Rabbi Sharon
The spiritual leader of a synagogue that celebrates diversity, Rabbi Sharon
Kleinbaum, is straight-talking, controversial, inspiring and passionate about
Israel. Hear what she has to say about being gay in Israel; challenges within
the legal system; and why she is a Zionist. Rabbi Kleinbaum was named one of
the country's top 50 Jewish leaders by the Forward
and the New York Jewish Week,
and one of Newsweek's
most influential rabbis
Convention 2016 in Atlanta!
There's nothing in the world like a Hadassah convention! Meaningful learning, inspiration, great speakers, and our famous Hadassah Sisterhood!
Partial subsidies available from the Pacific Northwest Region for 1st time attendees! Contact our Region Convention Chair, Michelle Goldberg: firstname.lastname@example.org
Partial subsidies might be available from your chapter. Contact your chapter President. Or, Peg Elefant: email@example.com
Join us this summer in Atlanta!
B'hatzlacha; may we go from strength to strength!
Peg Elefant, President
Hadassah Pacific Northwest Region
Pacific Northwest Region Board
Fundraising VP, Convention Chair: michelle.goldberg@Hadassah.org
Annual Giving Chair firstname.lastname@example.org
Immediate Past-President email@example.com
Tacoma Chapter Representative bettyfell@Comcast.net
Seattle Chapter President sadler@Hadassah.org
Area Resource Chair: Sima Schuster firstname.lastname@example.org