Note:For Fox8 Defenders questions and concerns,
 please contact us at 877-670-6397 only. Do not call our local office.

January General Meeting

Meet Nancy Kaufman, CEO of NCJW, Inc., our national organization

as we discuss NCJW Women and Social Justice

January 12, 2015

11:30am - $15 per person, RSVP required

Goldring Center for Culinary Medicine

A leader in nutritional training for future physicians

300 N. Broad St., Ste. 102

New Orleans, LA 70119

Welcome by Leah Sarris, Program Director


Our evening Open Board Meeting

Dessert and Coffee with Nancy


Join us for a chat with Nancy over dessert and coffee

at the home of Linda Friedman, 1133 Nashville Ave., New Orleans, LA.

There is no cost for the evening meeting.


6221 S. Claiborne Ave., Ste. 208

New Orleans, LA 70125

Phone: 504-861-7788 Fax: 504-861-0044


Or pay by paypal below

Reservations January 12, 2015 General Meeting


The Hannah G. Solomon Committee is delighted to announce
 Julie Schwam Harris
will be our Hannah G. Solomon Award Recipient for 2015!

Save the date - February 2, 2015, Westin Canal Place Hotel.

Please mark your calendars for

NCJW Greater New Orleans Section’s Annual Fundraiser

“Puttin' on the Glitz...

A Gem of a Party”


Joan S. Berenson, Celia Katz, Flo Schornstein, Sara Stone

Greater New Orleans Section’s Honorary Vice-Presidents

Sunday, March 15, 2015 

New Orleans Hilton Riverside

Patron Party 5pm til 6pm

Dinner & Entertainment 6pm til 9pm

Entertainment by the “Big Easy Buddies”

Silent Auction       Glitzy Attire 


For more information visit

Introducing our Special Education Newsletter
To open our Education issue, click here


To view our September 2014 bulletin

Click here


Thank you to all of our instructors and conveners for our series

Jewish : Female : Activist: What’s Gender Got to do with It?


Thank you to our host, 

Mimi Schlesinger

and speakers,

 Terry Flettrich and Shellye Brown
for a special evening for our opening event.


FOX 8 Defenders Program Offers Consumer Suggestions
Our volunteers with the  Fox 8 Defenders program assist  individuals with
consumer problems by  answering questions and finding solutions. 

On July 12, 2014, the Louisiana Associated Press Broadcasters Association

presented a First Place Award to WVUE Fox 8 Defenders and Shelley Brown (on air reporter)

for coverage of "Hounded". Congratulation to all NCJW Fox 8 Defenders and Channel 8.

Contact us at 877-670-6397

A brochure of  recommendations for
common consumer issues  has been developed and is available.
To download a printable brochure, click here  


Our Advocacy Newsletter!

For previous issues, please see our advocacy page

Thank you to Education VP Michelle Erenberg for her work developing this newsletter.
To receive the newsletter by email, please contact Michelle at
(504) 451-8489

NCJW Greater New Orleans is proud to have participated  in the
New Orleans Community Wide Online Giving Day in May
in conjunction with Greater New Orleans Foundation

 to all who made this day so successful and
helped raise almost $1600 for NCJW and our local projects and services.

To see our page,
enter here
A percentage of your donation will be matched by Greater New Orleans Foundation.


NCJW  Office Hours 

The new schedule for the NCJW office is Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. The hours will remain the same - 8am to 3:30pm. ***Please jot yourself a note about the change!***
If you need to drop off something small that will slip under the door, you may do that at any time that the building is open, 8am to 5pm Monday through Friday.


If you  would like to make a donation to NCJW online 

through paypal please click donate below, 



It is not too late to register to vote in the RUNOFF elections in December!
Do you know someone who needs to register to vote?
Someone who has recently moved or just turned 18?
It's so EASY to register to VOTE. Everything can be done
online in a matter of a minute, literally,
check it out and pass this on:

Thank you for your commitment to women, children, and families,

The new 2014-17 NCJW Resolutions, approved at the NCJW Inc. Convention 

in March, are now available.

Please click here to see them


 Click here to find your voting poll location and sample ballot for your address.


Please support our advertisers and tell them you saw their ad in the NCJW direcory.

Now is the time to step up to volunteer! Bring a friend, ask someone new, bring your mother, daughter, neighbor or newcomer.

Let's rally the troops and spread the good feelings and good times!