NEWS

Born This Way Foundation Receives ADL’s Making a Difference Award

Lady Gaga Accepts Award with Inspiring Message for Students Working to Make Their Schools “No Place for Hate” New York, NY, May 21, 2015 … The Anti-Defamation League’s (ADL) Making a Difference Award was presented today to Born This Way Foundation in recognition of its work championing positive social change. The nonprofit organization – co-founded…
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ADL’s Audit of Anti-Semitic Incidents Cited in NBC’s Investigation of Increased Hate Crimes in New York

According to the Anti-Defamation League, last year there was a 14% increase in anti-Semitic incidents in New York, and a 21% percent increase across America. “Anti-Semitism is not dead,” says Evan Bernstein, Director of ADL’s New York Regional Office. To view ADL New York Region’s audit of Anti-Semitic incidents, click here: http://newyork.adl.org/news/2014audit/ To watch the full…
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BLOG POSTS

#MyADLStory: 2015 National Leadership Summit

A blog by Brooke Feldman, 2015 National Leadership Summit Participant and Glass Leader: A week ago, I was sitting on a train, on my way to Washington D.C. to attend my first ADL Summit. As a Glass Leadership Institute participant, I was prepped with information on what the Summit brings to a young professional like…
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Young Leaders from New York at ADL’s 2015 National Leadership Summit

Each year, hundreds of leaders from across the country join together at ADL’s National Leadership Summit to learn how to advance the League’s mission of “stopping the defamation of the Jewish people and securing justice and fair treatment to all.” The 2015 Summit, held May 3-5 in Washington, D.C., brought together world leaders, foreign policy experts and…
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EVENTS

ArtWorks ADL: Justice, Advocacy and Art

The New York Region will hold its third ArtWorks ADL: Justice, Advocacy and Art (ArtWorks ADL) on Thursday, June 4th at the Skylight Modern Event Space. ArtWorks ADL is the premier art exhibition, fundraiser and silent auction highlighting the mission and impact of the Anti-Defamation League – to stop the defamation of the Jewish people and to secure the justice and fair treatment to all.

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The 8th Annual Charlotte and Jacques Wolf Educators’ Conference on Echoes and Reflections

This unique opportunity is for middle and secondary English, history and fine arts educators interested in enhancing their own knowledge and understanding of the Holocaust and other genocides while learning instructional strategies to engage students in this difficult subject matter. Applications are now open! …
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