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Giving Tuesday with GatherDC: Yoga and Bagels

It’s almost time for Giving Tuesday and that means we’re feeling all mushy and grateful for our community members who make it possible for Gather to even exist (yes, that’s you). To show you how much we appreciate you, we’ve decided that instead of celebrating this global giving movement with tons of emails and posts asking […]

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A Nice Jewish Girl’s Guide to Noshing at Taim

Israeli Chef Einat Admony and her husband Stéfan Nafziger recently opened a new, vegetarian Israeli restaurant called Taïm in Georgetown. I recently went to discover if Taïm truly lives up to its namesake, which means “tasty” in Hebrew.  I was personally very excited to nosh at Taïm because I’m vegan and appreciated their mostly plant […]

Making High Holiday Plans and Picking a Synagogue

  In 2013, the Pew Research Center released the comprehensive survey “A Portrait of Jewish Americans” The takeaways from this study opened a lot of eyes to the state of Jewish pluralism today, and the future of Judaism in America.  In Washington Jewish Week’s 2018 article, they claimed it shocked the Jewish community, and (in […]