Women and Girls

group of women having funExplore the calendar listings below for social and cultural events, volunteer opportunities, holiday gatherings and more programs geared towards women and girls in the Greater Washington community. Search the full calendar by clicking on “View All Events” below, then sort by your interests.

We encourage you to browse and check out all that is available to you. If you need assistance or more information, please contact Jconnect at jconnect@shalomdc.org or through the Contact Us page.


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Tikkun Olam Women’s Foundation

The Tikkun Olam Women’s Foundation is the only Jewish giving vehicle in the Washington, DC metropolitan area that offers women a voice and a vote in supporting causes that result in lasting change in the lives of women and girls. Visit the TOWF website for more information.

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Momentum seeks to inspire women to transform themselves, transform their families, their communities, and the world. The flagship program, the MOMentum Year-Long Journey, empowers women to connect to Jewish values, engage with Israel, take action, and foster unity, without uniformity.

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Mitzvah Mavens

Mitzvah Mavens is a program of The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington’s Women’s Philanthropy. As part of Federation’s Doing Good social action initiative, Mitzvah Mavens invites women of all ages with a passion for tikkun olam (repairing the world) to take part in year-round service projects with partner agencies and local organizations committed to making a positive difference for our community by helping those in need.


Resources for Families

Jconnect has resources for expecting and young families. Our Families page takes you from birth to parenting teens. The PJ Library page lists events and resources for families with children up to 12 years of age.

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Events for Women and Girls

Family Shabbat Service

Friday, December 3, 2021 | 5:15 pm - 6:00 pm

Wheelchair Accessible

Night of 1,000 Menorahs

Friday, December 3, 2021 | 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Wheelchair Accessible

Kosher Wine and Cheese Pairing Class

Saturday, December 4, 2021 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Wheelchair Accessible

Hanukkah: A Celebration of Freedom

Sunday, December 5, 2021 | 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Wheelchair Accessible

Save a Child’s Heart Dinner

Sunday, April 10, 2022 | 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Wheelchair Accessible