Category Archives: Corps members

Home, Health and Hope: Avodah Service Corps Member Mira Warmflash on serving Chicago’s Unhoused Population at Thresholds

In honor of Mental Health Awareness Month, we spoke with Avodah Service Corps Member Mira Warmflash about her placement at Thresholds in Chicago. Navigating bureaucratic systems can be especially frustrating, but for many of us it’s a rare occurrence. Maybe … Continue reading

Avodah DC Corps Members Volunteer as Voter Guardians in Historic 2020 Election

In an election fraught with anti-immigrant rhetoric and threats of voter suppression, Avodah DC Corps Members Francesca Rubinson and Jordan Pollack visited Pennsylvania on Election Day to serve as voter guardians for those who might have faced intimidation at the … Continue reading

Strengthening Community During Unprecedented Times – by Chicago Corps Member Julie Schreiber

The following speech was given by Avodah Service Corps Member Julie Schreiber at Avodah’s 2020 virtual Partners in Justice Gala. How will we remember this time? I ask myself this every day. During crises – or “unprecedented times,” as our … Continue reading