We applaud you for taking on this important task to align your food choices with your Jewish values as Shomrei Adamah, keepers of the earth. Below are resources to help you on your journey. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions or suggestions that you may have regarding this material. Have a good example to share? […]
NY for Clean Power hosted a Renewal Heating Online Teach-In. Click here to watch the discussion. Want more? Access the slides of each speaker: NYSERDA slides Aztech Geothermal slides Mothers Out Front & HEET slides Renewable Heat Now! slides And join the Renewable Heat Now! Campaign Have any questions? Contact NY for Clean Power […]
This 4 page resource provides a useful overview of Shmita and provides some useful information about how you can incorporate the values of Shmita into your life. The resource can be found here.
This guide is a resource book with ideas, definitions, stories and guidance for Jewish institutions to think about how they can make healthier and more sustainable food choices. The guide also includes an audit with a list of questions for an institution to use to be able to assess where it’s doing well and how […]
This Haggadah supplement was put together by the Heschel Center for Sustainability. It has many stories and text studies that connect the Passover story to sustainability and the environment. It explores our connection to the environment, the place Passover has in a modern world, and the social contexts of slavery.
Each year, Temple Solel of Hollywood, Florida, plans and executes a major annual program called the King Tide Event. Over 100 community members come together during the King Tide to observe, measure, and learn about the sea level rise in Temple Solel’s community. Click HERE for for their Planning a King Tide Event guide to […]
Elan Margulies, Director of Education at Hazon, presents a text study about trees in Jewish thought.
Pilot program with Hazon Seal captain Hody Nemes and Advisory Board chair Jessica Heller, 6.15.16
October 9, 2018 Living the Change initiative: How to walk the talk as an individual and as a community, while taking part in an international drive for faith based change. Hazon is the leading Jewish organization representing and pushing for change within this great initiative and we want to make sure we are all aligned […]
This comprehensive list provides a guide of how to recycle hundreds of products. Access this resource here.
This program brought members of the Jewish community together for a Shabbat dinner that highlighted local and ethically sourced ingredients while educating participants about issues of food justice in our city. The dinner included sharing stories, discussion questions, and conversations about ways to help promote equal food access. We partnered with a local food justice […]
The “Stones” text (Talmud Bavli, Masekhet Bava Kama 50b) is one of the foundational texts of Hazon, and perhaps of the entire Jewish ecological movement. “This text provides no answers. But it poses important questions, and establishes a framework for relating to a range of contemporary issues through the prism of Jewish tradition,” wrote Nigel […]