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Hazon recently completed a strategic plan in order to refocus our work in the coming years.
Read our updated mission statement and theory of change or view our new brochure to learn about our new direction.


For You

Go on a Retreat at Isabella Freedman

Join us at our home in the Berkshires for Jewish holidays, spiritual retreats, foodie events, meditation, yoga, or simply relax and rejuvenate.

Cycle with Hazon

Join the Israel Ride for a week-long cycling adventure across Israel in the Fall, or join us for pick-up rides throughout the year.

Access our Resources for Rabbis

Explore our educational resources, consult with Hazon staff about greening your institution or creating Hazon-themed sustainable programming.

Join the Adamah Farming Fellowship

Immerse yourself in a 3-month program that integrates agriculture, Jewish learning, community building, social justice and spiritual practice (ages 20-35).

For Your Communities

Earn the Hazon Seal of Sustainability

Receive support to green your institution through our Hazon Seal – audit your food, energy, and ecosystems and create a sustainability plan.

Send Students to Teva

Experiential learning at Isabella Freedman that fosters Jewish, ecological, and food sustainability awareness for Jewish day school students.

Gather at Isabella Freedman

Let us host your organizational retreat, family reunion, lifecycle celebration, or community gathering in a beautiful setting with delicious farm-to-table food.

Delve into Hazon’s Educational Materials

Hazon’s curricula and guides are geared to a variety of ages and backgrounds. Explore Jewish food texts, shmita, family-friendly cooking classes, and more.


Amazing Things You Can Do

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Wellness Retreat for Jewish Adults
Mar 12, 2020 - Mar 15, 2020

Pesach at Isabella Freedman
Apr 8, 2020 - Apr 17, 2020

Camp Isabella Freedman
Jul 6, 2020 - Jul 19, 2020

Words from Nigel Savage, CEO

Special Recent Posts

The British general election, Tu B’Shvat and Richard Powers

By Nigel Savage Tuesday, January 28, 2020 | 2nd Shvat 5780 Dear All, What does Tu B’Shvat mean in 2020? It’s a deeper question than it may at first seem. It’s the “new year for trees.” And

Reb Isaiah at the March, and Rob Kutner on Daf Yomi...

Thursday, January 9, 2020 | 12th Tevet 5780 Dear All, First: we were so proud of Hazon’s rabbi-in-residence, Isaiah Rothstein, who had a lead role at the march against anti-semitism in NYC on Sunday. You

How to feel better in a sometimes thankless world

Wednesday, November 27, 2019 | 29th Cheshvan 5780 Dear Hazon, This year at our JOFEE Network Gathering we learned about Joanna Macy, and her concept of “active hope.” She’s an 80-something eco-philosopher, Christian I think

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חזון זו המעבדה היהודית לקיימות
אנו מחוייבים בכל עשייתנו ליצירת קהילה מכילה ומכבדת לכולם

Hazon is the Jewish lab for sustainability. We are committed to inclusive community in all that we do.

Free Discussion Guide

We are the Weather by Jonathan Safran Foer

Hazon created a discussion guide for Jonathan Safran Foer’s new book “We are the Weather” to explore how Judaism compels us to respond to the current climate crisis.

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