May 20, 2015

Last week ADL staff and lay leaders joined with our Jewish communal colleagues from across California at the Jewish Public Affairs Lobby Day in Sacramento to advocate for issues of Jewish concern. You can read more about that here. Among the numerous meetings that ADL conducted, Regional International Affairs Director Vlad Khaykin and Monica Bauer,…
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May 14, 2015

ADL staff and lay leaders joined Jewish Community colleagues from across California in our state capitol for two days of networking, lobbying, and engaging panel discussions. Representing the Central Pacific Region at JPAC (Jewish Public Affairs Committee) Lobby Day was Associate Director Vlad Khaykin and Board Member Joel Tovel. Khaykin and ADL Western states coordinator…
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L to R: ADL Director Seth Brysk, Dr. Clarence Jones, and ADL Associate Director Vlad Khaykin May 6, 2015

Hundreds of students, faculty, staff and community members packed the recital hall at UC Santa Cruz on May 4 to hear from Dr. Clarence Jones, a living legend of the civil rights movement. Dr. Jones was the lawyer, speechwriter, political advisor and personal friend to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Jones led the legal defense…
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2015 HS Contest Winner 1 May 1, 2015

ADL Central Pacific Regional Director of Education, Melia Dunn presented St. Ignatius College Prep student, Cami Doo with the 1st Place award of the Tribute to Moral Courage: Standing Up Against Injustice Essay Contest. Cami Doo submitted her essay after completing a series of steps including contextual research of individuals who demonstrated moral courage during…
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