New York, NY
Join legendary violinist and 2016 Genesis Prize Laureate Itzhak Perlman and funders from the human rights, disability, and Jewish communities to discuss how these issues intersect and can reinforce one another. Presentations will be followed by breakout discussions.
Legendary violinist & 2016 Genesis Prize Laureate
President and CEO, American Jewish World Service
Judith E. Heumann
Special Advisor for International Disability Rights, U.S. State Dept
Jennifer Laszlo Mizrahi
Co-Founder & Director, Mizrahi Family Charitable Trus
Associate Director for Legal Advocacy, Open Society Foundations
Rabbi Dov Linzer
Rosh HaYeshiva, Yeshivat Chovevei Torah Rabbinical School
Internationally known inclusion advocate
- Welcome from Itzhak Perlman
- Presentation of JFN's Guide to Jewish Values and Disability Rights by Tirza Leibowitz, with Q&A
- Panel discussion with Judith Heumann, Rabbi Dov Linzer, and others TBA
- Group discussion addressing concrete next steps for philanthropy
Related resource: JFN Guide to Jewish Values and Disability Rights >>
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