Two of this year’s “36 Under 36,” named each year by Jewish Week, have JOIN for Justice connections!
Rabbi Sara Luria is an alum of the Jewish Organizing Fellowship and our Cross-Seminary Class who’s working now to improve the reputation of the mikvah — and increase its observance outside the Orthodox community. Rabbi Luria founded ImmerseNYC after her 2013 ordination.
Daniel Silverstein is an alum of JOIN’s Seminary Leadership Project who will assume a position as Hillel rabbi at Stanford University this year. There he’ll be able to combine his love of spoken word, performance, art and rabbinical work.
“Silverstein is also a veteran of work that promotes better relations between Jews and Muslims, and co-founded Lines of Faith, ‘a Muslim-Jewish hip hop and poetry collective,’ to further his constant goal: shattering stereotypes…”