Advocacy Updates!

Attention Advocacy Taskforce & State Policy Committee Members

Annual Retreat September 16-18

It’s been a few years since we have had our annual state-wide Advocacy and Policy Retreat at Greene Family Camp and we are looking forward to this year’s retreat! We are finalizing an exciting panel of speakers – so keep an eye on your inbox for an email with a list of guest speakers, itinerary, and RSVP form. This is going to be an exciting event that you won’t want to miss! 

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State of Abortion: State Policy & Advocacy Briefing

August 4 at 2pm | Register Here

In the wake of Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, access to abortion is now a patchwork collection of laws and ongoing legal challenges. Join NCJW on August 4 at 2pm for a state policy and advocacy-focused call to learn and discuss how we can meet this moment. Bella Pori and Victoria Gillison from the Center for Reproductive Rights will brief us on the current legal landscape and leaders of the Liberate Abortion Campaign’s State Policy Table will share some specific ways to take action. 

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Nonpartisan Advocacy in Partisan Times

August 10 at 2pm | Register Here

Election years provide a great opportunity for organizations like NCJW to highlight issues and interact with candidates and the voting public. Join us to learn how to highlight issues and interact with candidates while avoiding the appearance or reality of electioneering and other partisan activity, particularly in public and social media communications. 

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The Women’s Convention

August 12-14 | In-person Event in Houston, TX

NCJW is an official partner of the Women’s Convention, a unique space for progressive women and allies hosted by Women’s March. 

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Reproductive Justice: The Jewish Perspective on Abortion

August 14 at 10am | In-person Event at Congregation Beth Israel

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NCJW + League of Women Voters Event 

August 18 at 6pm | Learn More Here

 Join National Council of Jewish Women CEO Sheila Katz and League of Women Voters CEO Virginia Kase Solomón to get informed and excited about the voting landscape this year.

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