Jewish Social Justice Roundtable


This coalition of organizations offers campaigns and learning opportunities for congregations committed to embracing the values of Jewish life and advancing social justice issues within a broader society.


coalition membership, cooperative campaigns focused on social justice, in-depth learning and discussion opportunities, talking points for selected issues, background research on issues

Recommended Audience

clergy and lay leaders, especially Jewis


Varies per service

Practical Applications

  • Visit the website to read about the social justice topics of focus, and peruse possible talking points for discussion within your congregation.
  • Consider requesting membership for your congregation to engage deeply with social justice issues.

About the Contributor

Melissa Spas

Melissa Spas is the managing director of the Lake Institute on Faith & Giving, where she develops and leads educational programs and partnerships with religious organizations and the people who lead them. She has also worked for leadership education at Duke Divinity, where she contributed to the development, design, and delivery of strategic leadership programs and resources for Christian institutions. 

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