Realizing that 1997 was twenty years ago might make you feel old, but you can get in touch with your inner child this weekend! Here are 5 Reasons you should party like it’s 1997! You are curious how long it takes to run across a room and propel yourself onto someone’s lap during a game […]
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This year’s Holocaust Remembrance Day was different and far more traumatic for many Jewish Americans. On the same day that Jews across the country were remembering and mourning the Holocaust, an Executive Order was issued to temporarily suspended the nation’s refugee program, as well as travel from seven majority-Muslim countries.
Tu B’Shevat is Jewish Earth Day! It’s a day that many celebrate by eating fruits, going outside, and being more environmentally conscious. Find out how you can celebrate in DC below! While the actual holiday is this Sunday, February 11th, make sure to take advantage of all the amazing events happening around the holiday. Thursday, […]
Feel like events in DC are catered to a younger crowd? Want to meet other interesting Jews in a smaller, more personal setting? Looking to explore questions that matter to Jewish 20s and 30s? Like drinking? Afraid of commitment? GatherDC is excited to open applications for the next round of Mini Gatherings, taking place at the end […]
Stacy was a Jewish Girl of the Week 6 years ago when the feature first began. She even competed in the first-ever Jewish Girl of the Year competition. Stacy is still an integral part of the DC Jewish community, but now in a professional capacity. Read our updates on Stacy and her original article (including […]
Want to meet other interesting Jews in a smaller, more personal setting? New to DC and looking to make new connections? Looking to explore questions that matter to Jewish 20s and 30s? Going through a lot of changes recently?Afraid of commitment? Gather the Jews is excited to open applications for the next round of Mini Gatherings. Gather […]
Since its founding, Gather has prided itself on continuing to grow to meet the needs of you, DC’s Jewish 20s & 30s. Over the years we have worked continuously to improve what we do and how we do it. After much thought and consideration, we have decided to officially change our name to GatherDC. You […]
The New Year is an opportunity to take a look at our past year and think about what we want the next one to bring. The Gather Staff took a second to make resolutions for the new year to come. Aaron Potek, Community Rabbi: When I reflect on the aspects of my life that caused […]
Ben is a familiar face for many of us in the Jewish community. If you haven’t had the opportunity to meet him you can run into him at any number of Jewish events around DC! Gather first interviewed him in 2012 but we wanted to check back in with him to see what he has […]
The Open Doors Fellowship deepens social connections and provides concierge services for Jewish life in DC to those in their 20s & 30s. Right now, we’re looking for the next diverse cohort of Jewish connectors! Apply today. As an Open Doors Fellow, you will: Connect and build relationships with young Jews across the DC area Build inclusive […]