In 1998, The Shalom Center and the Elat Chayyim spiritual retreat center co-sponsored a “liturgical/spiritual protest” against the poisoning of the Hudson River by the PCBs that the General Electric Corporation had poured into it.
The protest was held at Beacon NY on the banks...
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Tag: Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center
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The Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center and Hazon are merging.
The New York-based nonprofits made the announcement Monday after discussing the merger since the beginning of the year. The new company will be called Hazon.
David Weisberg, the executive director of Isabella...
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Hurricane Sandy: How you can help
At 10 p.m. Oct. 29, as the full brunt of Hurricane Sandy was bearing down on the northeastern United States, filmmaker Sandi DuBowski posted an urgent online message.
DuBowski’s elderly parents had declined to leave their home in Manhattan...