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Shmita Sourcebook

A 120-page sourcebook that draws on a range of texts from within Jewish tradition and time, tracing the development and evolution of Shmita from biblical, historical, rabbinic, and contemporary perspectives.

Home for Dinner

A middle-school program that uses family dinners as a strategy to reclaim and strengthen Jewish family life.

Setting the Table

Four-part series of cooking classes for new and expectant parents that gives parents tools to strengthen Jewish life as their family grows.

Sustainable Shabbat Dinner

A guide to help plan Shabbat meals, from thinking about what to serve to bringing insightful Jewish learning to your Shabbat table. In partnership with NEXT: A Division of Birthright Israel Foundation.

Min Ha’Aretz: Making Meaning from Our Food

A student curriculum and lesson plan manual for students grades 5-9 to explore the relationship between Jewish texts, traditions, and practices and the food we eat. Includes experiential programs to further explore these issues.

Mazon.org

A Jewish response to hunger in the United States and Israel

Pickling Workshop

Make homemade pickles

Marine Stewardship Council

Look for the MSC blue label on your fish and seafood which denotes that they are a certified sustainable choice

SeafoodWatch.org

SeafoodWatch.org helps consumers and businesses make better choices for a healthy ocean

Should You Buy Carbon Offsets?

A helpful article for learning about carbon offsets and whether they are right for you or your institution. Access this resource here.

Meatless Monday

Meatless Monday is an international campaign with the goal of reducing our contribution to climate change. It has a simple means and a simple message: “Once a week, cut out meat.”

JIFA

The Jewish Initiative for Animals provides ways to strengthen the Jewish community while bringing its values of compassion for animals into practice