Entries by GatherDC Staff

Why You Should Party Like It’s 1997 This Weekend

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 […]

Sephardic Shabbat Dinner to Benefit Refugees

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 Guide 2017

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, […]

Mini Gatherings: Late 20s/Early 30s

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 […]

Mini Gatherings – Early 20s

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 […]

Big News: We are Changing Our Name!

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 […]

New Year Resolutions from Gather

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 […]

Become an Open Doors Fellow!

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 […]