Thank You for Making Our Spring Benefit a Night to Remember
On Sunday, June 4, over 350 people gathered together in support of Stephen Wise Free Synagogue to celebrate our beloved Shem Tov honorees, Cantor Daniel Singer and Marc and Jen Bernstein.
Highlights included show-stopping performances by Broadway veteran and Stephen Wise Purim spiel star Robin Lyon and the extraordinarily talented Marc Bernstein and Cantor Daniel Singer. Take a look at our videos and photo slideshow!
Travel With Us in 2018!
Join Rabbi Ammiel Hirsch and fellow Stephen Wise members to discover and experience Israel. Our 2018 Israel missions will take place March 15-25 and December 20-30. Whether this is your first or twentieth experience of Israel, whether you are 6 or 86, this mission will open your eyes to the beauty, wonder, and history of Israel.
June 26: Film Screening and Panel Discussion
Join our Anti-Semitism Task Force as we commemorate the 70th anniversary of the publication of Anne Frank’s diary with a special screening of No Asylum: The Untold Chapter of Anne Frank’s Story with the Anne Frank Center for Mutual Respect. This critically acclaimed documentary explores Otto Franks’s tragic attempts to get his family to safety and the devastation of being denied political asylum.
The screening will by followed by a panel discussion with filmmaker Paula Fouce; Hasia Diner, professor of American Jewish history and director of the Goldstein-Goren Center for American Jewish History at NYU; Steven Goldstein, director of the Anne Frank Center for Mutual Respect; Rabbi Samantha Natov, assistant rabbi at Stephen Wise; and Monica Smith, Anne Frank’s second cousin.