Sigd Experience with Sigal Kanotopsky
Monday, November 20
Park Heights JCC, Community Room
Cost: $5 per person
Join us to celebrate Sigd, the Jewish Ethiopian holiday that commemorates the acceptance of the Torah and the yearning for Israel and Jerusalem. Meet new friends, come together as a community, and learn all about the holiday.
About the Speaker: Sigal Kanotopsky, born in rural Ethiopia and raised in Israel, now serves as the Northeast Regional Director for The Jewish Agency for Israel in Philadelphia. She oversees Israeli emissaries, earned recognition as one of the 50 Most Influential Jews of 2022 by Jpost, and is a notable leader in social change. Sigal holds a B.A. in International Relations from the Hebrew University and an M.A. in Dispute Resolution and Management from Tel Aviv University.