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AIDS Physician and Advocate:

Abstract of paper Dr. Shevitz presented at the Second International Conference on Nutrition and HIV Infection

(Abby Shevitz)

Title page of paper by Dr. Shevitz, "The Association Between Youth, Women, and Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome"

(Abby Shevitz)

Abstract of paper by Dr. Shevitz, "The Association Between Youth, Women, and Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome"

(Abby Shevitz)

Activist Educator:

Article from Smithsonian magazine about The Algebra Project
Reprinted by permission of the author, Bruce Watson.

(Pamela Sussman Paternoster)

Letter from NPR congratulating "Children Shout Out" producers for winning third place in a national contest of youth radio programs. Pamela Sussman Paternoster was the teacher & advisor. May 11, 1978.

(Pamela Sussman Paternoster)

Activist on Behalf of Children with Special Needs:

Poem by a student at the Special Needs Initiative in Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine, thanking Sue for her involvement in the Initiative. 2001

(Sue Wolf-Fordham)

Information flyer on Yesodot

(Sue Wolf-Fordham)

Letter from Svetlana Lukianets thanking the Special Needs Resource Center for the "Hand in Hand Program" in 2002.

(Judy Wolf)

Activist on behalf of the GLBT Community:

Brochure for "Quick Dates", Boston’s fourth annual Jewish GLBT speed-dating event. December 25, 2004.

(Idit Klein)

Brochure from the Jewish Safe Schools Program.

(Idit Klein)

Flyer announcing "Havdalah Drag" - a performance presented by Keshet and The Theater Offensive. January 31, 2004.

(Idit Klein)

Advocate for Gay & Lesbian Rights:

Catalog page from the bulletin of the LSU Medical Center in 1994-95, stating for the first time that sexual orientation was listed in the equal opportunity statement

(Mollie Wallick)

Selected journal articles on GLB issues by Mollie Wallick

(Mollie Wallick)

Essay by Mollie Wallick, "One Winner\'s Reflections on the Pfizer Award"

(Mollie Wallick)

Letter accepting Wallick\'s article "Homophobia and Heterosexism: Out of the Medical School Closet" for publication in the Journal of the North Carolina Medical Association

(Mollie Wallick)

Breast Cancer Activist:
"How I'd Fight Breast Cancer," Self Magazine (Judi Hirshfield-Bartek)

Community Building through Volunteerism:

Letter to to Florence Schornstein from Lillie Richardella of the International Women’s Forum

(Florence Schornstein)

Human Rights Activist:

Peace and Justice award from the Cambridge Peace Commission, October 24, 1999

(Rita Arditti)

Peace and Justice award from the Cambridge Peace Commission, October 24, 1999

(Rita Arditti)

Review of Arditti’s book published in the Chronicle of Higher Education.
Copyright 2005, The Chronicle of Higher Education. Reprinted with permission.

(Rita Arditti)

Peace Activist:

"An Unabashed Activist" by Nina McCain appeared in the Boston Globe on October 3, 1988 page 2 of 4

(Diane Balser)

"An Unabashed Activist" by Nina McCain appeared in the Boston Globe on October 3, 1988 page 3 of 4

(Diane Balser)

"An Unabashed Activist" by Nina McCain appeared in the Boston Globe on October 3, 1988 page 1 of 4

(Diane Balser)

"An Unabashed Activist" by Nina McCain appeared in the Boston Globe on October 3, 1988 page 4 of 4

(Diane Balser)

Pioneer of Conservative Jewish women's full participation in synagogue life:

Thank you letter written to Hadassah Blocker

(Hadassah Blocker)

Letter from the president of Women's League for Conservative Judaism (1976)

(Hadassah Blocker)

Temple newsletter item about adult Bar/Bat Mitzvah

(Hadassah Blocker)

Thank you letter from Adult Bat/Bar Mitzvah program participant (2000)

(Hadassah Blocker)

Thank you letter from Adult Bat/Bar Mitzvah program participant

(Hadassah Blocker)

Letter from Cindy Levinson (1993)

(Hadassah Blocker)

Thank you letter from Adult Bat/Bar Mitzvah program participant (1984)

(Hadassah Blocker)

Thank you letter from Adult Bat/Bar Mitzvah program participant

(Hadassah Blocker)

Thank you letter (2000)

(Hadassah Blocker)

Letter from Dotty Sternberg, Adult Bat/Bar Mitzvah program participant

(Hadassah Blocker)

Thank you letter from Bat Mitzvah class (1992)

(Hadassah Blocker)

Letter from Rabbi Chiel about five B'Not Mitzvah trained by Hadassah

(Hadassah Blocker)

Letter of congratulations from Rabbi Chiel upon receiving the Solomon Schecter Award for the Hebrew Literacy Program

(Hadassah Blocker)

Letter announcing an adult Bar-Bat Mitzvah program for adult congregants at Temple Emmanuel (1976)

(Hadassah Blocker)

Letter sent on the tenth anniversary of the first adult Bar/Bat Mitvah program (1986)

(Hadassah Blocker)

Welcome letter sent to Bar/Bat Mitvah program for adults participants (1980)

(Hadassah Blocker)

Letter from Rabbi Chiel, written after Hadassah's chanting of the Torah

(Hadassah Blocker)

Writer/Activist:
Postcard of That Takes Ovaries! book cover (Rivka Solomon)