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Friday, February 13 • 2:30pm - 3:45pm
My Heart Transplant vs. Your Clean Water: Allocating Scarce Tzedakah Resources

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Clearly, we have an obligation to feed the hungry; but with all the hunger in the world, how can we budget resources for cancer research and heart transplants? We’ll examine the Talmudic model of scarce resource allocation with an eye to creating a personal tzedakah-giving plan.

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Meesh Hammer-Kossoy

Meesh Hammer-Kossoy teaches Talmud and directs the Social Justice Track at the Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies in Jerusalem, an open, co-ed, non-denominational Jewish learning community where students encounter and grapple with classic texts and traditions of Judaism while exploring their relevance to today's most pressing issues. Meesh also serves as Director of Admissions and of Social Action. She has a PhD in Talmud from NYU and is... Read More →


Friday February 13, 2015 2:30pm - 3:45pm
Waterside

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