Note:For Fox8 Defenders questions and concerns,
 please contact us at 877-670-6397 only. Do not call our local office.
New Office Hours
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 9 am- 4 pm


for our

NCJW Closing Event
Luncheon &

Board Installation

SUNDAY, MAY 15, 2016
12-30 PM – 2:30 PM

Featured Speaker
Owner, Jonathan Ferrara Gallery
On the topic of

Vivian Cahn, Brenda Brasher:  Event Co-Chairs
Robin Goldblum:  Hospitality Chair
Susan Kierr, President, NCJW GNO

RSVP with your check by May 3rd
to NCJW, 6221 S. Claiborne Ave., Suite 208, New Orleans, LA  70125

or to pay online through paypal, please click below
Reservations May 2016 Closing Installation Lunch

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NCJW Greater New Orleans Section will once again be participating in
GiveNOLA Day on Tuesday, May 3rd.

   If you don’t know about GiveNOLA Day...
Hosted on Tuesday, May 3rd by the Greater New Orleans Foundation, GiveNOLA Day is the community’s one-day, online giving event to inspire people to give generously to the nonprofit organizations that are making our region stronger, creating a thriving community for all.
It’s our day to come together as one! Every dollar donated from midnight to midnight on May 3rd will be increased with additional “lagniappe” dollars provided by the Greater New Orleans Foundation
and our generous GiveNOLA Day sponsors.
Donations will be accepted on May 3 ONLY  beginning 12:01 AM CDT,
 but you can go to our page now and find out more about GiveNOLA Day.
Click here NCJW GiveNOLA Day page


Thank you to our patrons and sponsors for
our annual fundraiser

 An Evening on the Lake

Thank you to

Gala Co-Chairs
Ina Weber Davis and Rollie Rabin
President Susan Kierr

and their committee for the outstanding evening of fun and celebration.

Co-Chairs Rollie Rabin and Ina Davis
Photo by Michael Maples

If you  could not attend, but would like to make a donation
to the NCJW fundraiser online through paypal, 

 please click donate below, 


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 NCJW 2016

National Council of Jewish Women, Greater New Orleans Section
 is pleased to announce that the 2016 Hannah G. Solomon Award
will be presented on Monday September 26, 2016 at the Westin Canal Place Hotel.

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 Thank you to New Orleans’ dedicated advocates for social justice
 for food and hunger. for their presentation at

Moving the Ball Forward:
 Addressing Nutrition, Health and Equity in New Orleans


This all-female panel included:

Kerrie Partridge, Edible School Yard, Program Director

Brooke Boudreaux, Circle Foods, Operating Manager

Susan Todd, 504HealthNet, Executive Director

Kimberly Krupa, Second Harvest, Director of Programs and Services

Janet Davas, Founder of Liberty's Kitchen, will gave an introduction.
Jenny Nathan, NCJW Vice President, was the moderator.

Help NCJW GNO collect 500 pounds of food for Second Harvest before Passover!
Contact office at 861-7788 for drop off locations

Thank you to Jewish Federation of Greater New Orleans
for providing a 2016 grant fom the Strategic Impact Fund
for NCJW Way: Learning to Lead. 
This program has received accolades from across the country. The participants are in the
middle of their year long training  and will be developing a new community project
with assistance from the original alumni class.


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Announcing New Scholarship Fund

Sara Stone, our beloved Honorary Scholarship Chair,  turned 100 in August, 2015.
To celebrate her passion and commitment to the scholarship program, we have created the

Sara B. Stone Educational Enrichment Fund

within our scholarship program. Our Section has been awarding scholarships
the Irma M. Isaacson Memorial Scholarship Fund. The Clara and Roy Schwarz Book
Fund was added soon afterwards. Your donations over the years have allowed the 
scholarship program to help hundreds of men and women realize
their dreams for higher education.


For more information on our advocacy efforts,
please see our advocates website
click here


NCJW  Office Hours 

The schedule for the NCJW office is Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday.
The hours are  9 am to 4:00pm.
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