Watch Tanenbaum on ABC’s Here & Now, this Sunday at Noon

Friends – This week, we sat down with Sandra Bookman, host of the ABC show, Here & Now, to discuss Tanenbaum’s years of combating religious bigotry. The episode airs this Sunday, January 19 on ABC 7 News at noon! Tune in for a riveting conversation about the increase in religiously motivated hate crimes, and how […]

Remembering the Very Rev. James Morton

The other day, I received an official notice from Rev. Chloe Breyer via email, announcing the death of the founder of the Interfaith Center of New York. The Very Rev. James Morton, an icon and interreligious leader of enormous stature, had passed. Her tribute recalled the breadth of his contributions. I paused to think of […]

Lunar New Year is around the corner

Dear friends, Lunar New Year, also known as the Spring Festival, is coming up on January 25th! The holiday is celebrated by many across Asia and around the world. Observances of Lunar New Year vary throughout the world, with a common theme of celebrating time together and gathering with family. Employees may require time off […]

Our 2020 Resolutions

Friends— At Tanenbaum, we’re excited to welcome 2020 with you — by sharing our New Year’s Resolutions from diverse religions, beliefs and traditions. The following words of wisdom inspire us to create change, one day at a time. We hope they inspire you as well, Joyce S. Dubensky CEO, Tanenbaum Click to download PDF SHARED […]

Holidays & Hate: NY’s Anti-Semitism

Friends— We are in the midst of a season of celebration, family and friend time, holidays, activity—and most of us have limited bandwidth for the daily news stories that keep unfolding. But we have a responsibility to see what is happening, including in our own communities. Yesterday, 5 Jews celebrating Chanukah were attacked and stabbed […]