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Torah of the Earth: A Shabbat of the Land
May 4, 2022 - Jun 1, 2022 - 12:00 pm EDT - 1:00 pm EDT

Join us for five weeks in conversation with Rabbi Yedidya Sinclair about Rav Kook’s groundbreaking book “Shabbat HaAretz” (Shabbat of the Land), a meditation on shmita and the big themes that underlie Jewish environmentalism.

Hazon & Pearlstone Celebration
May 18, 2022

Join us to celebrate the histories of Pearlstone and Hazon, as we springboard into our shared future. We will be honoring Nigel Savage, who founded Hazon in 2000, and served as CEO until August 2021, and Richie Pearlstone, the visionary founder of Pearlstone Center.

Shavuot Retreat
Jun 3, 2022 - Jun 7, 2022

Join us for an inclusive celebration of revelation that includes all-night learning, sunrise shacharit, a midnight hike to the top of the mountain, a pilgrimage parade with costumes and goats, outdoor fun for kids, and more. Includes Camp Teva for kids!

Tribe Ride: Milwaukee, WI
Jun 12, 2022 - 1:00 pm CDT - 3:30 pm CDT

Hear more about the Israel Ride from our alumni. Then hop on your bikes for a fun ride! Brought to you by Israel Ride alumni & Team JNF Wisconsin captains, Cantor David & Debra Barash. This ride is open to all cyclists.

Camp Isabella Freedman (55+)
Jun 29, 2022 - Jul 17, 2022

We have been offering annual summer camp experiences for adults since 1956 and 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.

Israel Ride Across America
Jul 24, 2022

Israel Ride Across America
Sunday, July 24th, 2022
Lead or join a ride near you!

The 2022 Israel Ride
Nov 1, 2022 - Nov 8, 2022

The Israel Ride is the premier cycling experience in Israel, benefiting the Arava Institute and Hazon. Enjoy cycling Israel, with routes for beginner to advanced cyclists. We also offer non-cycling with touring, or half riding/touring options.

Adamah at Home (Spring 2023)
Mar 13, 2023 - Mar 31, 2023

Adamah at Home, is a three-week program to build food skills, ecological connection and Jewish community. The miracle of the internet will allow us to creatively continue the Adamah conversation, adapt some of the embodied and experiential elements of our programming to this current moment, and open up to a wider audience than we’ve ever been able to reach before.  

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Yom HaShoah | Legacy & Responsibility

Friends, Today is Yom HaShoah, Holocaust Remembrance Day. One of my early memories is the moment my father told me that almost all of our family–his parents’ families–were murdered in the Holocaust.  My grandparents, Saul &

Freedom, Wandering, & Resilience

“In every generation, one must see oneself as if one had personally experienced the Exodus from Egypt.” – Passover Haggadah  Friends, Like our ancestors leaving Egypt – beginning the long desert wandering – we face

Purim is True

Friends, What is Purim? And Have We All Gone Mad? Purim is everywhere. A masquerade. A feast. A time of drinking and debauchery. Why? The unbridled joy of early spring? Eat drink and be merry for tomorrow

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View 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.

Access our Resources for Rabbis

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

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.

Join the Adamah Farming Fellowship

Immerse in a unique program for adults that integrates agriculture, Jewish learning, community building, social justice and spiritual practice.

Cycle with Hazon

Experience moving through the world on your own power and explore the connection between Jewish tradition and the natural world.

Bring Nature Education Home with Teva

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