Friday, September 4, 2015 Elul 20, 5775
Organization:
National Museum of American Jewish History
Cost:
$12/$8 Members
Location:
101 South Independence Mall East
Philadelphia, PA 19106
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The National Museum of American Jewish History’s mission is to present educational programs and experiences that preserve, explore and celebrate the history of Jews in America. Our purpose is to connect Jews more closely to their heritage and to

Activism & Justice: An Evening with the Inspiring Simon Deng

April 4, 2013 6:30 PM

$12/$8 Members
$10 students
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Presented by Young Friends of NMAJH

Simon Deng, the South Sudanese activist and survivor of child slavery was kidnapped and sold into slavery at the age of nine. Deng now travels the world sharing his remarkable story and working to raise awareness about genocide and human trafficking in and beyond Sudan. As Passover comes to a close, Deng's talk provides us an opportunity to reflect on the Exodus narrative and Judaism's historic commitment to social justice. 

Cocktail reception with Simon to follow.

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