Jews of Color Sanctuary is based in Cincinnati Ohio USA. Our mission is to provide a support network for Jews of Color in Cincinnati and the Midwest, create Jews of Color centered social events, advocate for broader diversity in area Jewish events and partner with local organizations to create welcoming communities that welcome Jews of Color.

2023 / 5783 Events:

  • 1/20-23/23 JoC Michpacha JoCSM Virtual Shabbaton
  • 2/5/23 JoC Ritual Studio: Abolition Solidarity through Bilha & Zilpah
  • 2/12/23 Mikveh Guide Training series opens – Rising Tide
  • 3/5/23 JoC Ritual Studio: Mad Libs Mezuzah Bedazzle
  • 3/5/23 Bilhah & Zilpah: Silenced Voices of Sister Wives & Concubine Matriarchs – Jewish Community Library
  • 3/12-14/23 Full Disclosure Facilitator Training Workshop – Jewish Women’s Archive
  • 4/2/23 JoC Ritual Studio: Witnessing Sacrifice through Yiftach’s Daughter
  • 4/9/23 Jewish& Seder Plate Anthology
  • 4/17/23 Storytelling Fundraising Workshop – Beloved Garden
  • 5/7/23 JoC Ritual Studio: Harnessing Rage through texts of fire

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Blog Feed

WATERS OF JUSTICE

The last session of the Let Justice Well Up text study series on December 11 closed out the Jews of Color Sanctuary program 2022 calendar. Feedback from the series last January led to the development of a dynamic opportunity to study elements of our modern lives through Torah texts centered around water.

It is a rare gift to be in an affinity space of women of color. Our conversations reflected the incredible range of insight and experience. ללמד lilmod holds both learn and teach. Any teacher will tell you how much they learn much from students. So too, Judaism holds moments of teaching made more powerful as we learn from each other.

There are special opportunities lot brewing for 2023. I look forward to continuing the journey with you, both nationally and locally.

Ritual Studio

Join Jews of Color Sanctuary on 1st Sundays in 2023 for an interactive Ritual Studio experience centering Jewish people of color, skills for creating Jewish ritual, and a sprinkling of art and Torah. Jewish people of color can register for this affinity space for all levels of art and text study experience.  Half the sessions … Continue reading Ritual Studio

WATERS OF JUSTICE

The last session of the Let Justice Well Up text study series on December 11 closed out the Jews of Color Sanctuary program 2022 calendar. Feedback from the series last January led to the development of a dynamic opportunity to study elements of our modern lives through Torah texts centered around water. It is a … Continue reading WATERS OF JUSTICE

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Jews of Color Sanctuary is based in Cincinnati Ohio USA. Our mission is to provide a support network for Jews of Color in Cincinnati and the Midwest, create Jews of Color centered social events, advocate for broader diversity in area Jewish events and partner with local organizations to create welcoming communities that welcome Jews of Color.

2023 / 5783 Events:

  • 1/20-23/23 JoC Michpacha JoCSM Virtual Shabbaton
  • 2/5/23 JoC Ritual Studio: Abolition Solidarity through Bilha & Zilpah
  • 2/12/23 Mikveh Guide Training series opens – Rising Tide
  • 3/5/23 JoC Ritual Studio: Mad Libs Mezuzah Bedazzle
  • 3/5/23 Bilhah & Zilpah: Silenced Voices of Sister Wives & Concubine Matriarchs – Jewish Community Library
  • 3/12-14/23 Full Disclosure Facilitator Training Workshop – Jewish Women’s Archive
  • 4/2/23 JoC Ritual Studio: Witnessing Sacrifice through Yiftach’s Daughter
  • 4/9/23 Jewish& Seder Plate Anthology
  • 4/17/23 Storytelling Fundraising Workshop – Beloved Garden
  • 5/7/23 JoC Ritual Studio: Harnessing Rage through texts of fire

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