Upcoming Events

Shloshim Limmud in Memory of Eyal Yifrach, Gilad Shaer and
Naftali Frankel z"l
On Wednesday, July 30 at 2:00 EDT, join us for a webinar to commemorate the shloshim of Eyal Yifrach, Gilad Shaer and Naftali Frankel, three young men who were tragically murdered in an act of terrorism. To honor their memory, Rahel Berkovits will be conducting a source-based learning of the halakhot of a woman reciting kaddish. Click here to sign up.

JOFA's Un-Conference: Spotlight on Pioneers and Innovation
A day of lectures, workshops, panels, text-based shiurim, and structured and unstructured conversation exploring the diverse manifestations of the pioneering spirit in the Orthodox community. 
The Un-Conference will be in November 2014 and we are currently accepting proposals for sessions

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"The Dance of Halakha"

A Holy Calling by Neshama Carlebach 
Kol Isha, Don't Drown Out a Woman's Voice by Rabbi Shmuel Herzfeld. 
Bulletproof Stockings Rocks the Frum World  by Miriam Brosseau
Aliza Hiller: On Being an Orthodox 'Jock' and a Coach in a Yeshiva Setting by Pam Scheininger 
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NEW! JOFA Membership


Rabbi Herzfeld

JOFA means so much to you. JOFA is the place where you share ideas with like-minded people. JOFA is where you find the tools for advancing social change in your community.  Being a member of JOFA enables you to connect with people, like you, who are working to make the religious world a better place for women -- and men.  JOFA is you. It’s who you are. It’s your identity, your voice, and your community. Become a member and stay connected to people just like you. JOFA is where you belong.



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