We are pleased to share the Advocacy Committee's August update highlighting our grantees and issues impacting Jewish women and girls.
Congratulations to JWF grantee Roger Baldwin Foundation at the ACLU on signing into law Senate Bill 1564, which amends the Illinois Health Care Right of Conscience Act, assuring that patients will get all the information they need in order to make important health care decisions about their treatment.
Please join JWF and JCAST at Slice of Life for alunch and learn with Rabbi Levi Lauer, founder of ATZUM, on Tuesday, September 6, 2016from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm. Registration and more information can be found here.
As always, please feel free to pass along any information you think we should share with our Trustees.
Sue Rifas, Advocacy Committee Chair
Sara Kalish, Senior Program Officer
P.S. We encourage you to #SeeJoanRun and inspire the next Joan to run for office (very fun 3 minuteread)