Jewish Guy - Ilya shapiro

Jewish Guy – Ilya Shapiro

Ilya on why he should you be Jewish Guy of the Year: Vote for me because I was one of the first Guys-of-the-Week (when there was more competition for these slots) and the year only got better.  Whether arguing for liberty at the Supreme Court, reciting the Braveheart speech in full makeup, or going mano-a-mano […]

Newsletter 4

Wednesday, March 24, 2010 Team Jewish, Welcome to week four of Gather The Jews! The health care bill passed.  Kansas lost.  Israel and the United States disagreed.  Sandra Bullock is now single according to Facebook. Celebrate or bemoan these events with some of your fellow Jews at an upcoming Passover Seder, Shabbat dinner, or other […]

Jewish Girl - Sheryl

Jewish Girl – Sheryl

What’s your favorite nickname? My favorite nickname: Soju (pronounced: so-jew). It’s the name of the most potent alcohol in South Korea. When I lived there, I got a fish as a pet, and I named him Soju without thinking about the implications of his namesake. My American and Canadian friends thought it was funny and […]

Newsletter 3

Tuesday, March 16, 2010 J Squad, Welcome to week three of Gather The Jews! It is an exciting time to be a Jew.  Not only will we soon get to watch many of the finest Jewish athletes compete in the March Madness college basketball tournament, but we will get to celebrate Passover!  If you have […]

Jewish Girl – Aliyah

(Jewish Girl of the Year Voting Page) What’s your Mother’s Favorite Dish? Lamb chops. Where did you have your most spiritual moment? The first time I arrived in Jerusalem. At the time, I was 15 and with a group of my best friends. We started the day in Warsaw, in Janusz Korczak’s orphanage where he […]

Newsletter 2

Jewish Compatriots, Hello on behalf of Gather The Jews.  We fortunately finished up the creation process before Friday night, but unlike other previous creators, we didn’t do everything perfectly, so I hope you will be patient with us as we continue to improve the website.  Of primary importance to us is the calendar–we want this […]

GTJ Newsletter 1

Welcome to Gather The Jews (GTJ), Thank you for being a proud and active member of the Washington, D.C. Jewish community! This letter highlights some of the week’s upcoming events and ways you can be a part of the GTJ community. For a full list of events, please see the calendar on our home page […]