Advocacy There are a number of ways to engage in advocacy for social justice work within CRC and in the wider community. get started with advocacy ongoing opportunities organizations to support contact legislators Upcoming Events How to Get Started with Advocacy One of CRC's Core Values is to engage deeply in the work of Tikkun Olam- repairing the world- and advocating for a most just and equitable society is integral to this goal. We have collected a number of resources to help you find your way to advocate for justice in your corner of the world. Video: Advocacy 101 Training by CRC Members Gail Wechsler and Sarah Heyman, Co-Chairs of the Gun Violence Chavurah (and corresponding Powerpoint) Video: Voting Rights with Denise Lieberman, recorded from the Voting Rights Chavurah meeting on 4/28/21 Video: Tenant's Rights and Housing Equity with speakers from Unhoused STL and Homes for All STL (recorded on 7/22/21) Ongoing Opportunities Tikkun Olam Circle and Justice Chavurahs Our Tikkun Olam Circle (TOC) is dedicated to the fulfillment of our commitment to the holy work of tikkun olam. We have a growing number of Justice Chavurot where you can engage in targeted action and learning on a number of issues. Each Chavurah is independently organized and lay-led. Click the button below to learn more. Learn more Ashrei Foundation The Ashrei Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization designed to take social and civic action, providing an engine for the community to extend and sustain the social justice core values of Central Reform Congregation for generations to come. The Ashrei Foundation works alongside the congregation, helping to deepen their social justice work and move the community Ashrei—forward. Learn more Advocate with Partner Organizations Jewish Community Relations Council of St. Louis Guided by Jewish values, the JCRC advocates, educates, collaborates and mobilizes action on issues important to the Jewish community. Learn more National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) The National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) is inspired by Jewish values to advance social and economic justice for all women, children, and families. Learn more PROMO PROMO is Missouri’s statewide organization advocating for LGBTQ equality through legislative action, electoral politics, grassroots organizing, and community education. Learn more Planned Parenthood Planned Parenthood delivers vital reproductive health care, sex education, and information to millions of people worldwide. Learn more Legislative Opportunities Call Your State Legislators Call or write to your legislators to advocate for your values. Find Your Legislators Contact Gov. Parson Call or write to Governor Parson to advocate for your values. contact gov. parsons Contact Your National Legislators Call or write to your legislators to advocate for your values. contact your national legislators Register to Vote... and VOTE! Voting is an important civic duty, and your vote counts! register to vote Upcoming Opportunities 02Apr CRC Mitzvah Farm Spring Planting Central Reform Congregation No event found!