How to speak to family, friends and children during a crisis

A discussion for families with young children.

More about our panel of speakers:

Sarah Weiss-Poland: National Associate Director of Educational Growth and Strategy with StandWithUs, an organization focused on advocating for the people of Israel and fighting Antisemitism, Sarah will address the importance of standing up to misinformation, and how to fuel your own impact and activism.

Ronni Ticker: Federation’s Director of Family Engagement will provide guidance on how to talk to our children about the ongoing conflict in Israel and will offer age-appropriate insights and resources to help parents navigate these important conversations.

Reverend Tim Schenck: A Faith Leader from Bethesda-by-the-Sea Church in Palm Beach, Reverend Schenck will speak to the importance of interfaith support during this time of crisis.

Jo Gon: Federation’s Executive Director of Community Affairs and expert on combating hate, Jo will serve as the panel moderator.

Rabbi Moshe Scheiner: Founding Rabbi of Palm Beach Synagogue, Rabbi Scheiner will share lessons that the Torah can teach us during these challenging times.


Limited space is available.

Please register below by Monday, November 6.


This conversation promises to be an informative and interactive discussion for our community that will empower us to engage with the current situation in Israel more effectively and to support one another.

Valet Parking included. Kosher dietary laws observed.

If you have any questions, please contact Lindsay Hirsch at lindsay.hirsch@jewishpalmbeach.org