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Hazon is at the forefront of an evolving conversation about how American Jewish life can be strengthened by engagement with food, the outdoors, and the environment.

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Composting at Hannah Senesh

As part of their three Hazon Seal Sustainability projects, Hannah Senesh Community Day School in

Transitions & beginnings / a first-ever joint email...

Dear All, This past Shabbat, we read the last chapter of Bereishit, the book of Genesis. On Sunda

Parsha Vayechi - D'varim HaMakom: The JOFEE Fellows Blog

Parsha Vayechi Rachel Aronson - Hazon - New York, NY Parsha Vayechi tells a story of transition an

Gratitude & practice

From Nigel Savage Dear All, It’s a hundred years since 1917. Technological change was accelerati

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Order Hazon’s newest publication, Fit to Eat: Food Justice and Security Resource and Action Guide, a resource for Jewish institutions to self-organize actions that deepen and broaden efforts to create a more just, fair food system

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What is JOFEE?

The Impact of Jewish Outdoor, Food, Farming & Environmental Education

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Rabbis' Retreat
Feb 21, 2017 - Feb 23, 2017
Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center, Falls Village, CT

The Hazon Rabbis’ Retreat focuses on giving back to rabbis – the people who give so much to our community every day. Not only is the retreat radically financially accessible, the structure of the retreat is designed to promote deep rest and rejuvenation.

The Everyday Mystic: An Intensive Kabbalah Retreat with Rabbi David Ingber
Feb 24, 2017 - Feb 26, 2017
Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center, Falls Village, CT

Connect with fellow seekers and delve into ancient ​sacred texts to ​discover their practical applications. Participants will come away with spiritual techniques to discover calm and balance amidst the complexities of contemporary life.

Pesach at Isabella Freedman
Apr 10, 2017 - Apr 19, 2017
Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center, Falls Village, CT

Spend the holiday with family and community. Come enjoy gourmet kosher-for-Pesach food, inspiring seders, and the beauty of the Berkshires.

Camp Isabella Freedman
Jul 10, 2017 - Jul 23, 2017
Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center, Falls Village, CT

Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center has been offering annual summer camp experiences for adults since 1956. We are honored to continue this tradition by providing you with a warm and welcoming atmosphere for one of the best summer vacations you’ll ever have.

New York Ride & Retreat
Sep 1, 2017 - Sep 4, 2017
Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center, Falls Village, CT

Join the People of the Bike for our annual fully-supported ride and retreat. This exciting, diverse community Shabbat and cycling experience is open for people of all cycling levels and ages.

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