Women's Empowerment Awards

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Women's Empowerment Awards Recap

WRJ's mission is to strengthen women's voices and empower them to advocate for and promote progressive Jewish values. The WRJ Women's Empowerment Awards is designed to recognize those women who embody our mission through their actions. 

On May 13, 2022, we honored 12 women who make a difference and help change lives daily through their strength, dedication, compassion, and hard work. Please take a minute to enjoy the event photos

2022 WEA Dana Bash and co-chairs

Thank You to Our Sponsors!

Platinum Sponsors

Sara and RIck Charney

Lynn Magid Lazar and Dale Lazar

Doug and Betsey Schwab and Family Foundation Inc.

Lillian Silver

Julia Wackenheim


Silver Sponsors

Gail Spivack


Bronze Sponsors

ClearBridge Investments

Rabbinical Colleagues of Rabbi  Marla J. Feldman

Tadd and Sandy Schwab



Carole Brand

Shoshana Dweck

Jane Karlin

Blair C. Marks

Penelope Shapiro

Janis Warren

Four women. Four artists. Four stories. FourTelling! 

Beth Schafer, Peri Smilow, Julie Silver, and Michelle Citrin are four composers, contemporary Jewish musicians, and touring artists who share stories, journeys, and songs. WRJ is excited to have them perform at this event! 

FourTelling Band

WRJ Women's Empowerment 2022 Awardees

In May 2022, Women of Reform Judaism honored those who strengthen the voices of others, empower women, and promote progressive Jewish values. Here are the 2022 awardees.

Please take a few minutes to learn about their important work.