Briefing: Fires Devastating the Los Angeles Jewish Community

Thursday, November 15, 2018, 9:30am – 10:30am PST

Wildfires in greater Los Angeles have killed people and are destroying thousands of homes, as well as Jewish institutions: Camp Hess Kramer, Gindling Hilltop Camp, Shalom Institute (Camp JCA Shalom), and Ilan Ramon Day School. Join local Jewish communal leaders to learn about the impact of this disaster on the Jewish community in the region and how funders can help.

Related blog post—California Fires: How to Help


  • Jay Sanderson, President & CEO, Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles
  • Bill Kaplan, Executive Director, Shalom Institute (Camp JCA Shalom)
  • Rabbi Paul Kipnes, Congregation Or Ami
  • Seth Toybes, Director, Wilshire Boulevard Temple Camps
  • Moderator: Tzivia Schwartz Getzug, West Coast Director, JFN

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