In the Community

December 22, 2023

Community of Practice all-day sessions Feb 28th and 29th. Registration Required! Applications due Jan. 29th.

Thank you for your interest in the NewGround Facilitation Skills Training 2024 aimed at building participants capacity for communicating across differences. Together we shall build a community […]
December 22, 2023

Join us for part 2 of the Community Resilience Workshop on Jan 11th

We are grateful for Part I training with the Trauma Resource Institute. The evening focused on skills that are helpful in the middle of crisis when […]
December 12, 2023

Save the Date! 2024 Trailblazer on Jan 28th

Join us at the Skirball Cultural Center for the annual Trailblazer Awards on January 28th, 2024 at 11:15 AM! Doors open for registration at 10:30 AM.
December 12, 2023

Interfaith Leadership Panel at the Holocaust Museum of LA Dec 14th, 6:30pm

Please join us and The Holocaust Museum of LA for a community conversation featuring panelists Jordanna Gessler, Aziza Hasan, and Joumana Silyan-Saba. The event is taking […]
November 16, 2023

Nov. 21st Panel: Addressing Islamophobia & Antisemitism Together

On Nov 21st from 12:00pm – 1:30pm EASTERN TIME, Andrea will be speaking on a panel convened by Shoulder to Shoulder to discuss how we can […]
November 16, 2023

IMAN’s Interfaith Festival Nov. 19th, 2023

Please Join Us at the IMAN Center on Sunday, November 19th from 4:00pm to 7:00pm. Dr. Namazikhah of the IMAN Center has brought together interfaith leaders […]
November 9, 2023

Guibord Center “Conversations From Your Spiritual Core” Event Nov. 13th, 2023

The Guibord Center – Religion Inside Out is holding a “Conversations From Your Spiritual Core” workshop to help individuals have more meaningful and intentional conversations about […]
November 9, 2023

PBS News with Andrea Hodos and Tasneem Noor

Our fellowship facilitators, Andrea & Tasneem, were interviewed for a story on PBS News Weekend about how Muslim and Jewish faith groups are coming together. Our […]
November 9, 2023

New York Times Profile: Friendship Tested by War

Kurt Streeter of The New York Times wrote an in-depth profile of Aziza Hasan & Andrea Hodos, their friendship, and how that friendship has been tested […]
November 1, 2023

UCLA Vigil for Peace

UCLA Professor of History David Myers organized a Vigil for Peace on Wednesday, Nov 1, to honor the lives of those lost in Israel and Palestine. […]
October 13, 2023

The Grief is Too Large to Hold Alone: Message on Israel and Gaza

The grief is too large to hold alone. Thousands of innocent people have lost their lives and millions are still at risk. We know that many […]
July 18, 2023

Apply for MAJIC; Deadline August 6

Apply HERE.  NewGround is proud to convene MAJIC (Muslims and Jews Inspiring Change): a high school leadership council. This leadership training program offers a select group of […]
July 18, 2023

Apply for the NewGround Fellowship; Deadline Sept 1

Apply HERE. The NewGround Professional Change-Maker Program provides the expertise and relationships needed to transform Muslim-Jewish relations and work on issues of shared concern. This experience is […]
June 2, 2023

Community of Practice Facilitator Training on June 4!

The 2023 NewGround Facilitation Skills Retreat is aimed at building participants’ capacity for communicating across differences. You will have a hands-on experience of having constructive communication […]
May 12, 2023

May 16: Addressing the Roots of Antisemitism within Marginalized Communitiies

Get your free ticket to this panel discussion at the Japanese American National Museum