Help Stop Hate: Take the CO Hate Crime Survey Today

  The ADL Mountain States Region, as a member of Hate Free Colorado, is conducting a survey to better understand hate crimes and bias-motivated incidents in Colorado. The results will be used to develop the most effective response and prevention strategies to combat hate crimes. Please take the 10-question survey by clicking here. For Spanish click here. If you do not

ADL Audit Finds Antisemitic Incidents Reached All-Time High in 2021

                       ADL AUDIT FINDS ANTISEMITIC INCIDENTS REACHED ALL-TIME HIGH IN 2021   Incidents targeting Jews in CO, NM, WY surged 49 percent to highest level reported in more than a decade; incidents nationwide increased 34 percent year over year   Denver, CO, April 26, 2022 … Antisemitic incidents in the Mountain States Region surged in 2021 mirroring a nationwide trend

ADL Audit of Antisemitic Incidents 2021

Antisemitic incidents reported to ADL reached an all-time high of 2,717 in the United States last year – an average of more than seven incidents per day and a 34 percent increase year over year, including assaults, harassment and vandalism. This is the highest number on record since ADL began tracking antisemitic incidents in 1979.

Action Alert:  Contact Colorado lawmakers to fund security grant program

  The Colorado state budget is moving through the legislature and your action is needed today to support funding for a bill that would increase the security and safety of faith communities and non-profit organizations across the state. The Colorado House Appropriations Committee will soon consider House Bill 1077, the Colorado Nonprofit Security Grant Program. The bill creates a grant program

Survival in Shanghai: Meet Holocaust Survivor Marion Goldstein

This year’s ADL Virtual Governor’s Holocaust Remembrance Program, presented in partnership with Jewish Family Service of Colorado in celebration of its 150th anniversary, features a panel discussion about the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany (the Claims Conference). One of the panel participants, Marion Goldstein, is a Holocaust survivor who was born in Shanghai, China and came to the

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Buffalo Shooter Kills 10; Espouses Racist and Antisemitic Beliefs

JEWISHcolorado, ADL Condemn Horrific Attack   (DENVER) – JEWISHcolorado, the ADL Mountain States Region, and the Jewish Community Relations Council stand with the community of Buffalo, New York where ten people have been murdered and three others injured at a grocery store in what authorities are calling an act of “racially motivated violent extremism.” According to news reports, 13 people

ADL Audit Finds Antisemitic Incidents Reached All-Time High in 2021

                       ADL AUDIT FINDS ANTISEMITIC INCIDENTS REACHED ALL-TIME HIGH IN 2021   Incidents targeting Jews in CO, NM, WY surged 49 percent to highest level reported in more than a decade; incidents nationwide increased 34 percent year over year   Denver, CO, April 26, 2022 … Antisemitic incidents in the Mountain States Region surged in 2021 mirroring a nationwide trend

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My ADL Internship by Camille Simmons

  The ADL Mountain States Regional Office was fortunate to have the talented Camille Simmons, a rising senior at Pomona College in Claremont, California, as our intern for the 2021-22 academic year. We asked Camille to reflect on her time with us as she concludes her time with us this month. Keep reading to hear what Camille gained from her

Holocaust Awareness Life: An Interview with Stefan and Serge Goldberg

    The Anti-Defamation League Mountain States Region is pleased to share with our community the following interview with Stefan and Serge Goldberg, second generation Holocaust survivors and supporters of ADL’s Hidden Child Foundation. We recently spoke with the Goldbergs to learn more about their family’s story of survival and legacy for the future.   ADL: We are so grateful

EVENTS

June 9 at 7 PM: Join the ADL Mountain States Region for the 2022 ADL Annual Meeting!

  The community is cordially invited to join the ADL Mountain States Region for the 2022 Annual Meeting. The free event will be held on June 9, 2022 at 7:00 pm with both in-person and remote options. The in-person event will take place at Temple Emanuel, 51 Grape Street, Denver, CO and will be followed by a dessert reception.  If

The Virtual 2022 ADL Governor’s Holocaust Remembrance Program

Click here to watch this year’s event which took place on Thursday, April 28, 2022. Thank you to our generous primary sponsors: The Curtiss-Lusher Family Michael and Debbie Feiner and the Feiner Family Foundation Ibex Investors The M.B. Glassman Foundation MDC / Richmond American Homes Foundation     I cannot attend but would like to donate to this important work!