Advocacy

Join Seattle Hadassah for Jewish Community Lobby Day

Join Seattle Hadassah for Jewish Community Lobby Day

Join Seattle Hadassah in Olympia for Jewish Community Lobby Day! Please join members of Seattle Hadassah and Hadassah Pacific Northwest for an advocacy-packed day in Olympia! Each year, the Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle organizes a fun and satisfying Jewish Community Lobby Day in our state capital. Last year, three members of Seattle Hadassah participated; …

Join our Zionist Book Club

 Way More Fun than Wearing a Leotard! Seattle Hadassah, in conjunction with the Hadassah Pacific Northwest Region, is excited to announce the formation of a Zionist Book Club. For our first book we have selected The Zionist Ideas: Visions for the Jewish Homeland – Then, Now, Tomorrow by McGill University Professor, Gil Troy. Called “The …

Celebrating Jewish Victories After Pittsburgh

Between the waves of grief following the anti-Semitic murders in Pittsburg and the rising tide of anxiety as we watch the attack on southern Israel from our diaspora homes, it would be easy to succumb to the undertow of negativity—to find ourselves awash in anger, fear, heartbreak, or hopelessness. But darkness is not the whole story; it never is.

Advocate Extraordinaire

Mix a Jewish Seattle lawyer with two master’s degrees—one in bioethics, another in public administration—and you get powerhouse advocate Kindra Cooper. After joining the board of directors for Hadassah’s Seattle chapter, Cooper dove right into service as their Advocacy Committee Chair. Within months, Cooper was representing Hadassah at state level Jewish advocacy events including a …