Brad and Melissa Hecht

Brad and Melissa Hecht

On November 20, The Associated will present its signature Keynote event, “After Pittsburgh: Pride, People & Power.” Held at Woodholme Country Club, the evening will feature a conversation with Bari Weiss, New York Times staff writer and editor and author of How to...

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Combating Antisemitism

Combating Antisemitism

Antisemitism is on the rise. Last year, hate and bias incidents rose in almost every jurisdiction in Maryland, targeting individuals and facilities, from schools and community centers to places of worship. Recognizing the need to address this issue, The Associated and...

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DFI Names Friedman Fellows

DFI Names Friedman Fellows

The Darrell D. Friedman Institute for Professional Development at the Weinberg Center recently congratulated its most recent Friedman Fellows. The DFI is a program of The Associated: Jewish Federation of Baltimore. The 2019 Friedman Fellows are: Danielle Ashendorf,...

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A Mother’s Journey

A Mother’s Journey

Turning a Son’s Diagnosis Into a Jewish Community Initiative Finding out your child has a disability can be life-altering. Just ask Erica Hobby. Two years ago, when this Pikesville mother of two first learned her son has autism, she found herself adjusting to a new...

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