The National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) is a grassroots organization of volunteers and advocates who turn progressive ideals into action. Inspired by Jewish values, NCJW strives for social justice by improving the quality of life for women, children, and families and by safeguarding individual rights and freedoms.

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Programs Archive

JOSH ARONSON, DIRECTOR AND DOCUMENTARY FILM MAKER, TO SPEAK AT MAY 16 GENERAL MEETING

Click here or on image to view and print flyer. Tues, May 16th. 12:30pm. GENERAL MEETING. Temple Emeth. Josh Aronson, Director and Documentary Filmmaker, will discuss his film Orchestra of Exiles.  The film highlights the founding of the Israel Philharmonic as a mechanism …

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JOURNALIST CAROL SALINE TO SPEAK AT APRIL 25 NCJW BCS GENERAL MEETING

Carol Saline, a journalist, broadcaster, author and popular public speaker, will speak at the NCJW Bergen County Section General Meeting on Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at 12:30 PM. The meeting …

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SHULEM DEEN TO SPEAK AT GENERAL MEETING

Tuesday, March 21, 2017. 12:30 pm. GENERAL MEETING. Temple Emeth, 1666 Windsor Road, Teaneck. Shulem Deen, the acclaimed author of the award-winning memoir “All Who Go Do Not Return” will present his account of growing up …

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LGBT EQUALITY: OUR WORK HAS JUST BEGUN

Click here to view and print flyer. Wednesday, November 9, 2016, Refreshments/Business Meeting at 12:30 pm, Program at 1:15 pm Temple Emeth, 1666 Windsor Road, Teaneck, NJ. Open to the public at no charge. NCJW advocates tirelessly to protect the …

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POLITICS AND THE MEDIA: THE GAP BETWEEN POLITICIANS AND REAL LEADERSHIP

With CBS Senior National Correspondent Jim Axelrod General Meeting, Tuesday September 20, 12:30 PM Temple Emeth, 1666 Windsor Road, Teaneck, NJ Jim Axelrod, Senior National Correspondent for CBS News will …

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SYMPHONY SERIES 2016-2017

Click here to download and print application form. Grieg, Tchaikovsky, Beethoven, Brahms After the resounding success of prior seasons, we are inviting you to join us for our 4th season to hear the wonderful New Jersey Symphony play the …

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DAVID ROTHENBERG HOLDS AUDIENCE CAPTIVE

You could have heard a pin drop today as David Rothenberg made his presentation to an enthusiastic group who came on May 17 to hear his story at our General Meeting. A …

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TEANECK PRISON REFORM ADVOCATE AND AUTHOR DAVID ROTHENBERG TO SPEAK AT NCJW BCS MAY MEETING

12:30 pm Tuesday, May 17th, Temple Emeth, 1666 Windsor Road, Teaneck, NJ 07666 Teaneck native David Rothenberg will discuss his book, “Fortune in My Eyes:  A Memoir of Broadway Glamour, Social Justice, …

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NCJW BCS Holocaust Remembrance

At our April General Meeting, NCJW Life Member Lisl Malkin spoke graphically and movingly about her personal sufferings as a Holocaust survivor and victim of Nazism in 1930’s Austria and …

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GUEST SPEAKER ARIEL SABAR BEGUILED US WITH HIS FAMILY HISTORY

Ariel Sabar, an award winning author and journalist, was our well-received guest speaker at the NCJW BCS General Meeting on April 19, 2016. His debut book, “My Father’s Paradise: A …

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ARIEL SABAR TO SPEAK AT NCJW’S APRIL 19 GENERAL MEETING

12:30 pm  Temple Emeth, 1666 Windsor Road, Teaneck, NJ 07666 We are fortunate to have Ariel Sabar as our speaker at our April 19 general meeting.  In his talk Mr. Sabar will weave the remarkable story of …

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THE AMERICAN JEWISH EXPERIENCE THROUGH CINEMA

At our general meeting on March 15, Eric A. Goldman presented a program titled The American Jewish Experience Through Cinema. The meeting was held at Temple Emeth in Teaneck. Dr. …

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LIZ ABZUG TO SPEAK ON WOMEN, POWER AND POLITICS IN TODAY ’S COMPLEX WORLD

Thursday, September 24, 2015 at 12:30 pm Temple Emeth, 1666 Windsor Road, Teaneck, NJ Click here to print flyer. We are honored and delighted to welcome Liz Abzug, daughter of the late Bella Abzug, the …

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‘RENAISSANCE WOMAN’ FASCINATED NCJW MEMBERS AT MAY MEETING

Eugenia Zukerman lived up to her reputation as a ‘Renaissance Woman’ when she entertained a large audience of NCJW members and friends at the May 19 General Meeting at Temple …

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‘RENAISSANCE WOMAN’ TO SPEAK AT GENERAL MEETING

TUESDAY, MAY 19, 2015 12:30 PM at Temple Emeth, 1666 Windsor Road, Teaneck, NJ Click here or image to upload and print flyer. We are delighted to welcome internationally renowned flutist Eugenia Zukerman as the Guest Speaker for our …

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NCJW MEMBERS INSPIRED BY WORD WAR II STORY AT APRIL MEETING

To commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day, a moving memento mori of Holocaust experiences was delivered by Felice Zimmern Stokes of Teaneck, a hidden child survivor, at the start of the meeting sponsored …

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AUSTIN TICHENOR WOWS NCJW BCS AUDIENCE

AUSTIN’S SPEECH IS ONLINE If you weren’t there or if you want to enjoy Austin’s speech again, you can find it here – click on:  AUSTIN TICHENOR BRINGS THE POWER OF COMEDY TO NCJW . At our General Meeting on …

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General Meeting: MEET ONE OF FEW SURVIVING ‘MONUMENTS MEN’, TUESDAY, APRIL 21

Learn How World War II Priceless Art Treasures Were Rescued from Nazis General Meeting, 12:30 pm Tuesday, April 21, 2015, Temple Emeth, 1666 Windsor Road, Teaneck, NJ. Harry Ettlinger, one of …

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GENERAL MEETING, 12:30 pm Tuesday, March 17, 2015

BLOW AWAY THE WINTER’S BLUES WITH AUSTIN TICHENOR  “The Power of Comedy and Other Life-Affirming Matters” GENERAL MEETING, 12:30 pm Tuesday, March 17, 2015 Temple Emeth, 1666 Windsor Road, Teaneck …

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NCJW WELCOMES RIKKI KLIEMAN AT SEPTEMBER GENERAL MEETING

Rikki Klieman, television anchor, legal analyst, trial attorney, actor and best-selling author was the guest speaker at the NCJW General Meeting on September 16 at Temple Emeth. Accompanied by a power point …

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JANE E. BRODY “HIGH PRIESTESS OF HEALTH” SPOKE AT OUR MAY 20, 2014 GENERAL MEETING

Living a Healthy Life Over 50 To a large, engrossed audience of members and friends, renowned weekly Science Section New York Times columnist Jane Brody entertained us in her feisty, …

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SAMMIE MOSHENBERG ENTERTAINED, INSPIRED AND INFORMED OUR GENERAL MEETING AUDIENCE

Being hauled off to jail in a paddy wagon for illegally rallying in support of immigration reform, standing with Presidents at bill signings, being on the White House’s A-list for …

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WASHINGTON INSIDER TO SPEAK AT OUR GENERAL MEETING

Tuesday April 29, 2014, 12:30pm Temple Emeth, 1666 Windsor Road, Teaneck, NJ 07666 Members: no charge; non-members $10 applicable toward membership Meet Sammie Moshenberg For many years, Sammie Moshenberg has …

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Noteworthy General Meeting program: A GERMAN LIFE – MY FATHER WAS A NAZI

COMMENTS AND FEEDBACK FROM NCJW BCS GENERAL MEETING AUDIENCE: Tuesday March 18, 2014 12:30pm at: Temple Emeth, 1666 Windsor Road, Teaneck, NJ PROGRAM: A GERMAN LIFE – MY FATHER WAS …

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“Fear of Flying” Author Erica Jong Rocks The Boat in Teaneck

The guest speaker to a rapt audience of over two hundred members and guests at the Tuesday September 17 General Meeting of NCJW Bergen County Section was renowned author, poet, …

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