Thu, Jul 14|
Building Bridges: Latinx and Jewish Communities
Los Angeles has one of the largest Latinx and Jewish communities in the United States. Join our monthly Building Bridges series to learn how culture, history, and community are common threads that unite us.
Time & Location
Jul 14, 2022, 5:00 PM PDT
Los Angeles has one of the largest Latinx and Jewish communities in the United States. Culture, history, and community are common threads. How do shared values unite us? What can people who occupy both spaces teach us? How is the Los Angeles community unique? And how can we continue to build stronger ties and more accepting spaces.
-Antonio Villaraigosa, 41st Mayor of Los Angeles
-Mary Kohav, Vice President of JEDI (Justice, Equity, Diversity & Inclusion) and Community Engagement Programs at The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles
-Rosie Arroyo Board Chair of Hispanas Organized for Political Equality (HOPE) and Senior Program Officer for Immigration at the California Community Foundation
-Susan Schmidt, Mexican-Jewish chef
Moderated by Dan Schnur, Holocaust Museum LA board member and USC and UC Berkeley Professor of Communications.
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Presented in partnership with the Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles and Hispanas Organized for Political Equality.
Building Bridges is a cross-cultural discussion series that brings together leaders from diverse communities for conversations about working toward common social justice goals.