Bat Mitzvah Program


Organization: Jewish Women’s Archive
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Bat Mitzvah Interactive interweaves family stories, Jewish women's history, and community service to bring fresh meaning and relevance to the Bat Mitzvah experience.
PROGRAM SNAPSHOT:

Location of Program's Recipients:
National
Who Benefits from Support:
About 200-250 Jewish girls ages 11-14; their parents; Jewish professionals, including rabbis, other educators, and independent tutors.
Fast Fact:
In 2007 the Jewish Women’s Archive branched out into film, award winning “Making Trouble” was shown at over 70 film festivals in 2007-2008.
Raised: $126
Needed: $17,874

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JWA @jwaonlineDec 18

Today in 1979, Amy Beth Sheridan became the first Jewish woman pilot in the U.S. Army. http://t.co/KJbXOVXtcW

JWA @jwaonlineDec 18

RT @jewniverse: Meet a literary prodigy tragically ahead of her time: http://t.co/Or0reqHkcS http://t.co/mmdHnIJvj7

JWA @jwaonlineDec 17

The road to women’s lib has not been a straight line, but like the corset a series of broad, bumpy, and slight twists http://t.co/GoiGBOEQ4e

JWA @jwaonlineDec 17

Today in 1993, Judith Rodin was elected the 1st permanent female president of an Ivy League inst. at U Penn http://t.co/cOcJ7SOkrc @upenn

JWA @jwaonlineDec 16

Today in 1989, Lesléa Newman published the groundbreaking children’s book, "Heather Has Two Mommies" http://t.co/AGUKdp1TJt

JWA @jwaonlineDec 15

RT @MoidelSchwartz: Everyone can benefit from this advice. http://t.co/eHmdw2sIEM @jwaonline @NCJW

JWA @jwaonlineDec 15

RT @MassFinance: #AMSGiving featured nonprofit category of the day: EDUCATION @jwaonline http://t.co/UIiBteZRXX http://t.co/4czGneAuBY

JWA @jwaonlineDec 15

Today in 1997, Janet Jagan was elected president of Guyana becoming the 1st US-born woman elected leader of a country http://t.co/1J6Lt1klaX

JWA @jwaonlineDec 15

Today in 1913, poet and activist Muriel Rukeyser was born http://t.co/ZPWdderDWR

JWA @jwaonlineDec 15

The holidays are upon us! What are you giving? A Ruth Bader Ginsburg mug? Or a Frida Kahlo necklace? http://t.co/CFoGRLxVtD #Hanukkah

JWA @jwaonlineDec 14

Today in 1935, Boston's Mayor Frederick Mansfield banned production of Lillian Hellman's play "The Children's Hour" http://t.co/XdJMu2RegX

JWA @jwaonlineDec 14

Today in 1952, the first radio dramatization of Anne Frank's diary was broadcast http://t.co/JyN96C5ct7

JWA @jwaonlineDec 13

Today in 1910, “I’ll Cry Tomorrow” author Lillian Roth was born http://t.co/Df1PwXwg20

JWA @jwaonlineDec 12

Today in 1950, Paula Ackerman became "spiritual leader" of Temple Beth Israel of Meridian, Mississippi http://t.co/zFqJUfsh0H

JWA @jwaonlineDec 12

Today in 1928, artist Helen Frankenthaler was born http://t.co/FzjbmRfFlF

JWA @jwaonlineDec 12

Did you know Elaine May was an uncredited writer on Tootsie and directed her daughter in The Heartbreak Kid? http://t.co/TGVvb8hljB

JWA @jwaonlineDec 11

TBT - Abigail Minis, tavern owner, aided rebel soldiers during the American Revolution. http://t.co/0H6oDPY87X

JWA @jwaonlineDec 11

“My book is about knishes. But it’s also about heroes and ancestors and stories.” http://t.co/Z9NQfw0B3P

JWA @jwaonlineDec 11

Today in 1922, author Grace Paley was born http://t.co/h6GiKb2JV5

JWA @jwaonlineDec 11

This week on JWA: Great writers from Kadya Molodowsky and Irene Nemirovsky to Geraldine Brooks and Anita Diamant! http://t.co/xrer9sKSi2

JWA @jwaonlineDec 11

Today in 1947, Dr. Gerty Theresa Radnitz Cori won the Nobel Prize http://t.co/MJgOgYVox3

JWA @jwaonlineDec 10

"I cannot allow my story to be used to cast doubt on other women who have been sexually assaulted" Brava @LenaDunham http://t.co/FX0akZx0Xr

JWA @jwaonlineDec 10

RT @Magna_Quies: The #Jewish Women's #Archive on The Commons on @Flickr has some fabulous photographs http://t.co/EPsoBsvIya… @jwaonline

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