WRJ Districts | 2018 Convention and Installation 

WRJ Social Justice Conference | Spring Board Meeting 

Sisterhood Leadership Information Form | WRJ Women ACT 

Sisterhood EventsSpeakers Bureau | Expense Reimbursement Request Form 

WRJ Highlights | Mission Statement | Upcoming Events


WRJ Districts

WRJ Districts were established in 1925 in order to serve as liaisons between the local sisterhoods and the National Federation of Temple Sisterhoods (NFTS, now WRJ). Initially called “State Federations,” these groups represented sisterhoods located in geographic regions of one to four states, each with a designated number.  By 1926, there were 25 Districts that covered sisterhoods in 42 states, Washington, D.C., and Eastern Canada. Sisterhoods were not yet located in Maine, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, or Vermont, and Alaska and Hawaii were not yet states. In 1948, NFTS held its first meeting for these regional groups.

Over time, State Federations expanded, divided, and consolidated to accommodate the growth of WRJ. The new millennium brought an initiative to consolidate and rename the State Federations, replacing the numbered system with geographic designations. Today, eight WRJ Districts group WRJ's affiliated sisterhoods throughout North America, each named for the region they represent: Atlantic, Central, Mid-Atlantic, Midwest, Northeast, Pacific, Southeast, and Southwest. 

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2018 District Convention and Installation

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WRJ Social Justice Conference 2019

WRJ Social Justice Conference 2019

Join WRJ in Washington, D.C. to learn, grow, and take action at the inaugural Social Justice Conference (SJC)!

The WRJ Social Justice Conference on May 18-19, 2019 is a brief but powerful experience for Jewish women to become better-educated and trained on social justice issues, learn advocacy skills you can utilize at home and on a larger scale, and address timely topics in a welcoming and encouraging, all-female Jewish environment.

Questions? Visit the SJC 2019 FAQs page. If you do not see the answer to your question, email wrjregistrar@wrj.org or call 212-650-4050.

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 Mid-Atlantic Spring Board Meeting

March 30 - 31, 2019

Harrisonburg, VA

More Information is coming soon.


Sisterhood Leadership Information Form

Click on the link below
Please fill out this form with your sisterhood's most up-to-date leadership and their contact information so that WRJ and your WRJ District can keep you informed with news, events, leadership tips, and more.

Sisterhood Leadership Information

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WRJ Women Act 

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WRJ is excited to announce a partnership with the Religious Action Center on their Civic Engagement Campaign. We strongly support a vibrant democracy and this is only possible when everyone has the opportunity to participate. 

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 Sisterhood Events

Go to the Sisterhood News to check our what our sisterhood's are doing.

For more details, click on this link Sisterhood News

Today's News

Stay Tune for More Information in the near future

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District Speakers Bureau

Sisterhoods in good standing with both WRJ and their WRJ District are qualified to have a WRJ North American Representative or a Mid-Atlantic District Executive Board member visit for no charge once every two years.  Please click on the link below and remember to submit the form when it is completed.  

https://goo.gl/forms/VgnFEWivTOQPqWzP2

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Expense Reimbursement Request Form

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Please fill out this form for District reinbursement

District Reimbursement Form.pdf


WRJ Informational Hightlights

Coming Soon

 

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The mission of the Mid-Atlantic District of the Women of Reform Judaism is to support the ideals and enhance the quality of

Jewish living thus insuring the future of Progressive Judaism.

We are Stronger Together



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2019 Events
WRJ Social Justice Conference
May 18 and 19, 2019
Washington DC
 
2019 Spring Board Meeting
March 30 and 31, 2019
Harrisonburg, VA