Israel | Around the Table with Beth H. Goldsmith

Welcome back to Around the Table with Beth Goldsmith. A series focused on discovering what is important to young adults in Jewish Baltimore. In our latest episode, Beth H. Goldsmith continues her conversation with Chavi Abramson, Jordan Halle and Matthew Rothstein. This time, they share […]

Changing Lives Together: Spotlight on New Initiatives Supported by The Baltimore-Ashkelon Partnership

The Associated’s Baltimore-Ashkelon Partnership has connected our communities for 20 years through collaborative projects that build long-lasting and meaningful relationships and a great love for Israel and the Jewish people. Through the careful stewardship of The Associated’s Community Planning & Allocations Israel and Global committees and support […]

From Strangers to Family: My Kesher Cohort Experience

My Kesher experience exceeded my expectations in every way. Initially, we participated in sessions in Baltimore to get to know our local group, learn about Ashkelon and meet our Israeli counterparts via Zoom. From the beginning, our local group bonded in our shared love of […]

Let’s Go Back to Camp: Camp Nai

When I learned from Ali Duhan, Director of The Associated’s Young Adult Division (YAD) and my friend from Camp Louise, that YAD was recruiting a group of Baltimore young adults to go to Camp Nai this year over Labor Day weekend, I was so excited for the […]

Introducing “Around the Table” with Beth H. Goldsmith

Welcome to our new series, Around the Table with Beth Goldsmith. A series focused on talking with young adults in Jewish Baltimore. In our first episode, Beth H. Goldsmith sits down with Chavi Abramson, Jordan Halle and Matthew Rothstein to talk about what is important […]

Navigating Success: What I Wish I Knew in College

Expand Your Horizons: Looking back, I wish I had known the importance of being globally aware. In today’s world, the opportunities to connect with the global community are endless thanks to technology. Take advantage of this. Cultivate your knowledge about various topics, cultures and perspectives. […]

Rosh Hashanah Holiday Hacks with Loryn Lesser

Rosh Hashanah revolves around cherishing moments with friends, family and loved ones. It embodies the warm embrace of a sweet new year and the creation of lasting memories. Recently, Loryn Lesser, Chair of Life & Legacy PLUS, invited us to her lovely home to share […]

Embrace the New Year with Our Rosh Hashanah Book Picks

As Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, approaches, there’s no better way to embrace the spirit of renewal and reflection than through the pages of a good book. We encourage you to check out this curated selection of reads for all ages, recommended by Jessica […]

Jewish Rituals: Unveiling the Mystery Behind Tradition

Have you ever found yourself pondering the meaning behind some Jewish rituals and customs? You’re not alone. I recently asked my friends (aka, I posted on Facebook) for a list of intriguing or perplexing Jewish practices. The responses varied from “I understand and cherish this […]

Sarah David | Harry Greenstein Award Winner

Summer is ending but Mensches in Cars Getting Coffee is back! Yanky is back on the road, meeting young leaders in Baltimore who make a big impact in our community. Our latest Mensch is Sarah R. David, co-recipient of the Harry Greenstein Award. She joins […]