Initiatives

ADL Student Essay Contest: A Tribute to Moral Courage: Standing Up Against Injustice

The Mountain States Regional Office of the Anti-Defamation League’s (ADL) is proud to announce the 2019 student essay winners of our A Tribute to Moral Courage: Standing Up Against Injustice, essay contest. For the 2019 contest, ADL received 275 submissions from students in Colorado, New  Mexico and Wyoming and was inspired by students’ writing and research to learn about the past,

ADL Mountain States Internships

ATTENTION COLLEGE AND GRADUATE STUDENTS: The ADL Mountain States Region’s Internship Program provides professional development training for college and graduate school students seeking real-life experience in the non-profit sector. It is an unpaid internship with the opportunity to receive college credit and/or community service credit.   About ADL: ADL is the world’s leading anti-hate organization. Founded in 1913 in response

Government Affairs Committee

The Government Affairs Committee advocates for ADL’s policy agenda at the local, state and national level, by writing letters, meeting with government and elected officials, and testifying before legislative bodies. It also presents candidate and issue forums before elections.

Civil Rights Committee

The Civil Rights Committee assesses and recommends policies, develops programs, builds coalitions, advocates, and writes op-eds or letters to the editors. The committee also selects the recipient(s) of the annual ADL Civil Rights Award.

Catholic Jewish Dialogue

For more than 30 years, ADL has sponsored a Catholic/Jewish Dialogue to bring together Roman Catholics and Jews to talk and listen to one another, discuss differences and similarities and encourage understanding of and respect for each other’s beliefs. The group also works to develop relationships that will help address issues that may arise in the Catholic and/or Jewish communities.