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1/26/2021 General

February 11 and May 13, 2021

BOYNTON BEACH, FL – the leaders and members of the Hadassah Florida Atlantic Region invite everyone – anywhere to a virtual advocacy education program on Thursday, February 11 at 7:00pm with Karen Paikin Barall, Director of the Government Relations Office at Hadassah, who acts as the organization’s chief lobbyist in Washington, DC. In this key role, Karen Paikin Barall advocates for Israel’s security, for women’s health initiatives and combats antisemitism. On February 11, her focus will be Advocacy for Israel and Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS).

Join us again on Thursday, May 13 at 7:00pm when Hadassah continues its advocacy education effort featuring Lauren Katz, Hadassah’s Senior Policy Associate in the Education and Advocacy Division. She supports the organizations grassroots advocacy and women’s priorities including infertility, women’s health equity and reproductive rights. On May 13, Ms. Katz will spotlight women’s health issues and Hadassah’s domestic advocacy agenda.

Hadassah believes that when we empower women, we can heal our world, so take steps now to register for these two enlightening programs. There is no charge for these programs.

Visit https://www.cognitoforms.com/Hadassah3/faradvocacyhour to register for one or both programs. Upon registration, you will receive and emailed confirmation with the link to the virtual program.

The Hadassah Florida Atlantic Region serves 50+ chapters in Palm Beach, Martin & St Lucie Counties. Its office is located at 1325 S. Congress Ave., Suite 209, Boynton Beach, FL 33426, 877-949-1818.  

Hadassah Florida Atlantic is part of Hadassah, The Women’s Zionist Organization of America, Inc. (HWZOA).  HWZOA is a leader in medical research and development evolving out of its hospitals in Israel that is shared with the world and is a strong proponent of domestic advocacy initiatives.  Visit Hadassah website to learn more: www.hadassah.org.