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 include Jews of Color.

Upcoming 5780 Events:

  • 2/22/20 – Creating JoC Ritual
  • 3/22/20 – Celebrating JoC Identity
  • 4/18/20 – Mimouna
  • 5/17/20 – JoC Visibility
  • 6/15-23 TBD – Cincinnati Exodus Seder
  • 7/31/20 – Brokenness & Healing
  • 8/9/20 – JoC Love

Panel 1

Blog Feed

Mourning the Temple

I am a self proclaimed word nerd who loves lexicon and has a dictionary in every room.  How language evolves over time and where words and expressions come from is fascinating, especially when shifting context results in differences between modern over original usage. Commemorating the destruction of the temple, always makes me think of the … Continue reading Mourning the Temple

Life Cancelled Until April 30, Maybe Longer.

I spent the first few weeks of my COVID-19 mass layoff trying to file for unemployment, reset my PIN, reach a human without the call disconnecting me, write letters to Directors, Governors & Senators to clarify confusing unemployment language around eligibility after missing the noted filing deadline, while cleaning up, researching and installing a new … Continue reading Life Cancelled Until April 30, Maybe Longer.

Panel 2

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 include Jews of Color.

Upcoming 5780 Events:

  • 2/22/20 – Creating JoC Ritual
  • 3/22/20 – Celebrating JoC Identity
  • 4/18/20 – Mimouna
  • 5/17/20 – JoC Visibility
  • 6/15-23 TBD – Cincinnati Exodus Seder
  • 7/31/20 – Brokenness & Healing
  • 8/9/20 – JoC Love

Panel 3 Placeholder
Panel 4 Placeholder