January 29, 2016

Seeking opportunities to bring its members together for personal connections and service to the community, Moishe House recently hosted ADL Arizona.  Education Director, Melia Dunn, engaged participants with a pie-inspired social! While noshing on apple pie and chocolate peanut butter pie, Moishe House members also took part in A WORLD OF DIFFERENCE Institute’s Pieces of…
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January 27, 2016

During the most recent Professional Development session for Arizona’s A WORLD OF DIFFERENCE® Institute facilitators, the primary focus was examining and challenging Islamophobia.  After recent terrorist attacks, there has been an increase in incidents targeting the Muslim Community and those who are perceived to be Muslim. During the session, facilitators participated in a simulated activity…
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ADL Arizona was recently invited to deliver an Echoes and Reflections workshop as part of Peoria Unified School District’s professional development day.  Forty teachers, representing middle and high school Social Studies classes, attended the 3-hour workshop exploring methods and resources for teaching about the Holocaust. The workshop focused on providing participants with tools, aligned with…
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ADL was invited to host a booth at NotMYKid’s first annual Winterfest.  Held on a sunny, beautiful Saturday afternoon at Steele Indian School Park, Phoenix families could visit educational vendors, non-profit agencies, food trucks and festival games. The ADL booth featured information for parents, families and caregivers including Tips for Bullying Prevention and Intervention Books…
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Glass Leadership Institute (Glass or GLI) is a 10-month program for young professionals to expand their knowledge about ADL’s work and commitment to ADL’s mission to fight anti-Semitism and discrimination of all kinds. Participants gain first-hand exposure to ADL’s broad range of activities and policies. January’s meeting focused on extremist activity in Arizona and neighboring…
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