Online Speaker Series

Two-Part Series on Returning and Emerging communities in Latin America

Join us for a two-part series of free 1-hour Zoom sessions that will take you to Latin America and deepen your understanding of life in returning and emerging Jewish communities.

During the first session, you will hear fascinating stories and recipes from Genie Milgrom, historian, author, and genealogist.

During the second session, Rebecca Orantes, a community leader of the Jewish community of Adat Israel Judaismo Reformista in Guatemala City, Guatemala, will share her community’s unique experience stemming from their close relationship with Rabbi Elyse Goldstein of Toronto.

Upcoming Online Speaker Series:

  • Wednesday, June 3 at 1 pm EDT
    Reform Conversions and Beyond: Growing a Jewish Community in Guatemala
    Speakers: Rabbi Elyse Goldstein, of Toronto, will interview Rebecca Orantes one of the community leaders in Guatemala.

All times are in Eastern Daylight Time (EDT), which is 4 hours behind GMT.

Click here to sponsor the series! All sponsors at the $50 or above level receive an autographed copy of Genie Milgrom’s book, “The Recipes of My 15 Grandmothers,” and will be listed as a sponsor during the two online events.

View previously recorded Online Speaker Series sessions here.