DiversiTEA 2014 Raises Funds for ADL’s Education Programs

On Thursday, May 22, over 160 guests attended a sparkling event at the Coral Casino Beach and Cabana Club in support of ADL’s important education initiatives in the Tri-Counties region. This second DiversiTEA was co-chaired by Samantha Friedman and Samantha Silverman and featured a Moroccan style shuk marketplace where local artisans, jewelers and other vendors…
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Third Annual San Luis Obispo No Place For Hate® Reception!

The third annual San Luis Obispo No Place for Hate® Reception was held on Thursday, May 8th in Cal Poly’s New Multi-Activity Center. The program showcased the incredible projects that schools have undertaken in order to create inclusive and accepting environments for students. Regional Director, Cyndi Silverman and Co-Chair, Abby Lassen of the SLO ADL…
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Confronting Anti-Semitism Presentations held in Ventura County

The Santa Barbara/Tri-Counties ADL recently provided two Confronting Anti-Semitism presentations in Ventura County. The first, to the Sisterhood of Temple Adat Elohim of Thousand Oaks, was held on March 24th and the second, at the Sisterhood of Congregation B’nai Emet of Simi Valley, on May 13th. The two interactive programs gave congregants an opportunity to…
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Now Accepting Glass Leadership Institute Applications and Nominations!

Looking to get more involved in ADL? Know a young leader who’s passionate about civil rights?  Now is the time to apply or nominate someone you know to participate in ADL’s Glass Leadership Institute. This nine-month program is designed to educate a select group of dynamic, young professionals ages 25(ish) to 40(ish) about the important…
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Confronting Anti-Semitism: Traditional Model for Families & What Would You Do for Adults

Confronting Anti-Semitism is an interactive education program for youth and adult family members designed to empower and equip the Jewish community with constructive and effective responses to anti-Semitic incidents and the persistent anti-Semitic stereotypes that are often at the root of such incidents. The morning session will be the traditional education model geared towards families…
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The Inaugural Torch of Liberty Awards Gala Dinner Honoring Sage Publications

The Santa Barbara Tri-Counties Office of the Anti-Defamation League (ADL)  is pleased to honor Sage Publications at the Inaugural Torch of Liberty Awards Gala Dinner. The Torch of Liberty Award will be presented to Sage Founder Sara Miller McCune and CEO Blaise Simqu for their company’s exceptional commitment to diversity, equality and justice, and for their extensive…
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