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Living with Intention 2019: Living Your Best Life with Jessica Abo

Jewish Federation of Greater Hartford

Monday, May 20, 2019 from 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM (EDT)

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Dinner, dessert & program May 15, 2019 $60.00 $0.00
Dessert & program May 15, 2019 $18.00 $0.00

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Jessica Abo is on a mission to help us get out of our rut, live life unfiltered and create our best lives. She'll discuss how her Jewish values have played a role in her journalism career and why she lives by the motto: affluence is not a requirement for influence.

 

Community dinner | 5:30 p.m.

Dessert & coffee | 7 p.m.

Program | 7:30 p.m.


Dinner, dessert & program | $60 couvert*

Dessert & program | $18 couvert*

Laws of kashrut observed 

Books will be available for sale


EVENT COMMITTEE**

Rachel Berezin  ·  Dara Dyer  ·  Jessica Fish  ·  Carolyn Gitlin

Amanda Katzman  ·  Laurie Mandell  ·  Stefanie Ochs

Lisa Roland ·  Elise Rosenstock  ·  Nikki Roth  ·  Rachel Schilberg  

Judy Schlossberg  ·  Rachel Leventhal Weiner  ·  Melissa Weinstock


2019 WOMEN’S PHILANTHROPY CHAIR

Dana Keller


ASSOCIATE VICE PRESIDENT, DEVELOPMENT,

AND DIRECTOR, WOMEN’S PHILANTHROPY

Meredith Chandler


*Couvert does not represent a charitable contribution.

**As of April 3, 2019.


About Our Guest Speaker

Jessica Abo is a Woman of Impact who believes no matter where we are in our careers, relationships or level of activism, we are all a work in progress. Her book, Unfiltered: How to Be As Happy as You Look on Social Media, sold out on its first day of release in August 2018. Women’s Health magazine named Unfiltered #1 on its list of self-love books. Jessica has spoken about her research and #liveunfiltered movement on The TODAY Show, Access Hollywood, ABC News, KTLA and in dozens of publications including Forbes, Fast Company and SHAPE. She has spoken to Facebook, Microsoft, Delta Airlines, Weight Watchers, TEDx and the United Nations and at hundreds of conferences, nonprofits, universities and schools.

In her spare time, Jessica is a passionate philanthropist and has raised more than $1 million for several causes. She co-chaired UJA Federation of New York’s Young Entertainment Division for six years, served as Jewish National Fund’s Spokesperson for Professional Women Under 40 and was appointed United Synagogue Youth’s first-ever Danny Siegel Changemaker in Residence. An active participant on several boards and committees, Jessica is currently involved with the Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles and recently became a Lion of Judah.


About Federation's  Women of Impact

Federation’s Women of Impact brings together Greater Hartford’s most caring, committed women and helps them connect and collaborate in ways that enhance and enrich not just our communities but also each other. We offer a variety of opportunities to volunteer, develop your leadership skills, and participate in Federation’s Annual Campaign. To learn more, contact Meredith Chandler at 860.727.6125 or mchandler@jewishhartford.org.

Have questions about Living with Intention 2019: Living Your Best Life with Jessica Abo? Contact Jewish Federation of Greater Hartford

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Real Art Ways
56 Arbor Street
Hartford, CT 06106

Monday, May 20, 2019 from 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM (EDT)


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