Tag - JDAIM 2018

Merging My Judaism
and Disability Advocacy

By Lily Coltoff I’ve met member of the House Bipartisan Disabilities Caucus Rep. James Langevin (D-RI), networked with RespectAbilityUSA president Jennifer Laszlo Mizrahi and practiced my ASL with program director of Gallaudet University Hillel Jacob Salem, the first-ever Hillel director who is Deaf. One year ago, as a freshman at American...

Inclusion from Camp Ramah to Israel

The participants and staff at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem! By Howard Blas The Ramah Camping Movement is gearing up to celebrate our 50th summer (in 2019) of Tikvah, offering inclusive, overnight camping to children and young adults with disabilities. What a long way Ramah, the Foundation for Jewish Camp, and Jewish camping have come since...