Last weekend, Hazon ran two incredibly successful events. 85 riders and 35 crew peddled for a healthy planet from Sonoma county to San Francisco for our 3rd annual Golden Gate Ride, and 15 participants ate their way across the holy land on the Israel Sustainable Food Tour. Check out photos from both of these phenomenal events on our Flickr page.
You too can join Hazon on one of our upcoming transformative experiences, whether a multi-day bike ride or a retreat at Isabella Freedman:
Hazon New York Ride
Hazon Bike to the Beach
Isabella Freedman: Elat Chayyim Living Laboratory
Isabella Freedman: Judaism & Baseball
Hazon.org | Isabella Freedman.org
Bean of Affliction: Chocolate, Child Labor and Fair Trade
With Ilana Schatz, intro by Rabbi Marc Soloway. “The Dark Side of Chocolate” depicts the abuse of child labor in the African cocoa fields. The evening includes a screening of this 45-minute documentary, discussion, Jewish text study, and chocolate tasting with Ilana Schatz, the founding director of Fair Trade Judaica. Fair Trade chocolate will be available for purchase.
Tuesday, June 11, 2013
$10 in advance or $12 at the door.
Mini Grants Now Open in Colorado
How do you plan to make a healthier and more sustainable Colorado? Apply for a 2013-2014 mini grant! The Purpose of this grant opportunity is to inspire and grow a range of programs in the Denver/Boulder area that utilize Jewish food, outdoor, and environmental education. To qualify, every project must help to create healthier and more sustainable communities in the Colorado Jewish community and individual Jewish lives. This year grants will be awarded for $1000-$4000 dollars.
Food Justice Fellowship open in Colorado
Hazon is seeking to hire an outstanding person in Denver or Boulder to fill a new position of Food Justice Fellow for 8 hours/week. The Food Justice Fellow will set the standard of how Hazon leads food justice education and programming in Colorado and will be responsible for engaging the Colorado Jewish community in addressing issues of food justice. We seek a passionate, knowledgeable individual who is versed in Jewish learning and has experience in social justice work.
Colorful Colorado Bike Rides
Colorful Colorado Hazon Rides have arrived. This summer Hazon is working to jumpstart a community of people who love to ride their bikes! Our rides combine physical training and an opportunity to learn what is growing in your town — both produce and community.
On Sunday, June 30th, join Hazon Colorado for an easy and fun 16 mile ride from Congregation Bonai Shalom to our CSA farm, Red Wagon Organic Farms. The ride includes a tour of Red Wagon Organic Farms and Boulder Jewish Commons Farm. Snacks for the ride will be provided as well as a delicious brunch at the end of the ride. Registration is free with a nominal charge for the brunch.
This ride is appropriate for families with children age 12 and over.
Sunday, June 30, 2013
Start at Bonai Shalom
1527 Cherryvale Rd, Boulder, CO
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