Atlanta Solidarity Community Chanukah

December 1, 2021 Atlanta Free
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Join the Atlanta Jewish community and allies as we “Shine a Light on Antisemitism” on Wed., Dec. 1 at 6:30 p.m. at The Temple and online as part of the Atlanta Solidarity Community Chanukah as we create a vision of fighting back the hatred underlying antisemitism and racism through the light of shared hope and standing together. This intergenerational, interfaith gathering will feature ADL, the AJC Black/Jewish Coalition, local rabbis, elected officials, musical guests, and a menorah lighting. All participants for in-person attendance need to be registered. The program will be followed by a young adult social hour hosted by the Philos Project.

The limited in-person program (masks required) will also be live-streamed so people can join in by lighting their own menorahs during the program. Presentations by the ADL, the AJC Black/Jewish Coalition, local rabbis, elected officials, musical guests, and interfaith allies from the historic Ebenezer Baptist Church, the Episcopal Archdiocese of Atlanta, and the Evangelical Lutheran Church. All participants for in-person attendance need to be registered. The program will be followed by a young adult social hour. Registration and event details can be found here. Contact Leslie Anderson with any questions.

To date, community partners of Atlanta’s “Shine the Light on Antisemitism” Hanukkah Celebrations include the Jewish Federation of Greater Atlanta (JFGA), the Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta (MJCCA)Jewish Community Relations Council of Atlanta (JCRC)Atlanta Israel Coalition (AIC)The TempleAtlanta Rabbinical AssociationAnti-Defamation League Southeast (ADL)American Jewish Committee- Atlanta (AJC)Atlanta Jews of Color Council (AJOCC)Hillels of GeorgiaThe Breman MuseumLimmud Atlanta & Southeast, and Repair the World. National partners include Jewish Federations of North AmericaEnd Jew Hatred, the National Black Empowerment Council, and the Philos Project.

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Fact Sheet
When
Wednesday, December 1, 2021, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
* Registration closes on November 30th at 5:00 pm
Where
The Temple
1589 Peachtree St NE
Atlanta, GA 30309
Price
Free

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