Please join us for an evening of high-energy, danceable music from around the world as we affirm our commitment to decency, civil rights, and our common humanity.
You are Not Alone- We Stand Together!
Ezuz joyfully synthezes Jewish music from around the world into a unique and powerful voice.
Sierra Leone's Refugee Allstars, formed by a group of refugees displaced during the Sierra Leone Civil War, blur stylistic boundaries to create a fusion of West African styles and reggae.
Proceeds from the concert will benefit:
- HIAS, founded in 1881 originally to assist Jews fleeing pogroms in Russia and Eastern Europe, and now dedicated to helping resettle and advocate on behalf of refugees whoever they are and wherever they are from. http://www.hias.org/
- The National Domestic Violence Hotline, the only 24/7 center in the nation that has access to service providers and shelters across the U.S. 1-800-799-7233 www.thehotline.org loveisrespect.org
- CASA de Maryland, seeking to create a more just society by building power and improving the quality of life in low-income immigrant communities. wearecasa.org
- NAACP, whose mission is to ensure the political, educational, social, and economic equality of rights of all persons and to eliminate race-based discrimination. naacp.org
Sponsored by Fabrangen Cheder, Co-Sponsored by The Washington Ethical Society, Am Kolel, Fabrangen Chavurah, Endorsed by the InterFaith Conference of Metropololitan Washington, The Jewish Islamic Dialogue Society of Washington
This concert is dedicated to the memories of Marguerite Rosenthal, Beverly Smerling, and Ruth Bernards.