In Praise of First Ladies

Posted on January 3, 2017

Myra Gutin had hoped the 2016 election would turn out differently than it did, but not for the reasons you might think. The author of The President’s Partner: The First Lady in the Twentieth Century and Barbara Bush: First Lady of Literacy was looking forward to observing the first First Gentleman in American history. As a Continue Reading »

Discovering the Incredible

Posted on August 19, 2016

Paula Apsell is particularly happy when her love of science and her love of Judaism come together. So one of her latest projects as Senior Executive Producer of PBS’s NOVA is making her very happy indeed. NOVA, the most popular science series on American television and online, has done many programs on archaeology, including archaeology Continue Reading »

What Makes Donna Run… and Jump, Shoot and Putt?

Posted on April 9, 2016

It’s not many of us who can say they know a president of a national sports organization. But for the members of the sisterhood of the Jacksonville Jewish Center, Donna Orender is just that. Donna has spent a lifetime navigating uncharted waters in the field of sports. But be-fore serving as president of the Women’s Continue Reading »

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Women’s League Convention


Mark your calendars!

July 23-26, 2017 - Crystal Gateway Marriott, Arlington, VA

Leadership Institute

July 31 - August 1
Chicago area

Attend an inspiring Leadership Institute to expand your skills as a leader and your knowledge as a Jewish woman. Network with other women. Enhance your personal style of communication. Strengthen your connection to Women’s League, your sisterhood, your community, and Klal Yisrael. Click here for more information.

Women’s League Reads

Like to read? Want to be part of a world-wide conversation about books?

Join Women’s League Reads, a moderated on-line discussion group about books of interest to today’s Jewish women. Read the selected book, post comments and questions and then enjoy a special bonus conversation with the author or a scholar who can enhance our understanding of the book. Click here to read or listen to past conversations with authors.