Critical issues include those actions taken by Women of Reform Judaism and recommendations made to sisterhoods for local, state/provincial, or national advocacy and community service.
WRJ's critical issues and resolutions
For a comprehensive list of WRJ's critical issues and resolutions, here is the link: http://www.womenofreformjudaism.org/programming/resolutions-statements
Do you know that the nation's poverty rate jumped to 14% in 2009, its highest level since 1994? There are more than 43 million Americans in need; this is the highest number in 51 years of record keeping, according to the US government's newest census figures. What can you do to help some of these people? Read the speech given by Jane Sanders, Northeast District' membership secretary, at the Northeast District Convention in October. She has some helpful suggestions for us both individually and for our Sisterhoods. Click here.