Women for Israel Presents

Power of Women: The Benefits of Powerful Friendships


Hosted by Central New Jersey

Three women walking in the shuk

Thursday, November 19, 2020

7:30 - 8:30 pm ET


Join Jewish National Fund to hear from American educator and writer, Dr. Erica Brown. Tune-in online to learn about the benefits of having meaningful friendships, women's leadership skills, and lessons to achieve greater meaning beyond some of life's greatest challenges.


This complimentary event is part of a Women For Israel Speaker Series open to all Women for Israel donors who have contributed $360+ to the 2021 campaign. See below for some additional upcoming Women for Israel events.

Guest Speaker


Dr. Erica Brown

American Educator and Writer

Dr. Erica Brown is the Director of the Mayberg Center for Jewish Education and Leadership and an Associate Professor of Curriculum and Pedagogy at The George Washington University. She is a faculty member of the Wexner Foundation and the recipient of the 2009 Covenant Award for her work in education. Erica is the author of twelve books on leadership, the Hebrew Bible, and spirituality; her newest book is The Book of Esther: Power, Fate and Fragility in Exile. She has been published in the New York Times and The Atlantic, among others, and has blogged for Psychology Today, Newsweek/Washington Post’s “On Faith” and JTA and tweeted on one page of Talmud study a day @DrEricaBrown.

Central New Jersey Women For Israel Co-Chairs

Marci Robinson ∙ Melissa Segal

Event Co-Chairs

Barbra London ∙ Michelle Neier ∙ Maida Richlin ∙ Nancy Waldenberg

More Information

Celine Leeds, Executive Director, Central New Jersey

[email protected] or 973.593.0095 x820



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