Blog Archives

Join ADL for the 39th Annual Governor’s Holocaust Remembrance Program Featuring Holocaust Survivor and Hidden Child Renée Fink

For the 39th  year, ADL’s Mountain States Region will host its Governor’s Holocaust Remembrance Program, one of the largest such events in the United States. The event will take place at Temple Emanuel in Denver from 6-7:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 23, 2020. Free registration: https://support.adl.org/GHRP2020 . Information: 303-830-2425.  This year’s ADL Governor’s Holocaust Remembrance Program features a keynote interview with Holocaust

ADL supports bills advancing fair treatment, Holocaust education in Colorado legislature

As the midpoint of the 2020 Colorado legislative session approaches, the Anti-Defamation League Mountain States Region has actively supported bills that enhance anti-discrimination laws in Colorado and has opposed bills that sought to curtail Coloradans’ civil rights. ADL joined coalition partners and community advocates in opposing a slate of six anti-LGBTQ bills introduced in the Colorado legislature. One of the

The December Dilemma: December Holiday Guidelines for Public Schools and Public Spaces

As the December holidays approach, school administrators and teachers face the challenge of planning holiday programs and activities within and outside the classroom that demonstrate a respect for students of all faiths and religious beliefs.  Civic officials similarly may face difficult questions about the placement of religious displays on public property. While acknowledging the December holiday season, it’s important to

Get your 2020 Positive Impact! calendar today!

Get your 2020 Positive Impact! calendar now! The ADL Mountain States Regional Office is pleased to offer you the NEW 2020 Calendar edition of Positive Impact! This unique calendar provides ideas and resources with sections in English and Spanish. The 2020 Calendar of Observances includes brief explanations of each cultural observance. Click here to view the calendar.  Click here for

RESOURCES FOR THE JEWISH HIGH HOLIDAYS: YOUR GUIDE TO SCHOOL AND WORKPLACE ACCOMMODATIONS

With the Jewish Holidays fast approaching, ADL has the resources and guides you need to understand the requirements concerning school and workplace accommodations. Please contact your ADL Mountain States Regional Office for assistance or to answer any questions. The issue of the proper role of religion in public schools continues to be the subject of great controversy. School officials, parents and