Upcoming Events

The latest happenings at ORT America.

Marple Chapter’s Theatre Matinee @ Media Theatre
Mar 27 @ 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Join us at the theatre for a matinee performance of “Beehive.”

Lunch on your own prior to the show.

Florida Region – The False Witness @ Countess de Hoernle Pavillion, Spanish River High School
Mar 27 @ 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM

Performed by High School Students from the Community |  Filmed Live for Upcoming Documentary to be Released 2019

Sponsorship Options

$5000 – Sponsor the Students for Students Performance March 26.
Open to teachers and PBC students only (Includes 10 tickets for March 27th, 2 tickets to VIP reception and Gold page in the Playbill and more)

$3600 – Sponsor a SS St Louis Passenger
(includes 6 tickets for March 27th, 2 tickets VIP reception, full page in the Playbill and more)

Playbill Ads – distributed at both the 3/26 and 3/27 performances
$1,800 Full page ad
$1,000 1/2 page ad

20th Annual ORT Women’s Seder
Apr 8 @ 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM

Women's Seder

April 8, 2019 | Check in starts at 6:30pm. Seder begins at 7pm

At a Private home in Sandy Springs

Join Us for a Unique Passover Experience with Special Guest Speaker Batsheva Gelbtuch, LMSW

We invite women to experience a unique Passover event that celebrates women with wine, music, food, and many rich traditions. This seder is potluck style where each guest brings their favorite Passover dairy or pareve dish and submits a recipe that we will be creating into a cookbook. This is a multi-generational event for ages 13+. Bring your daughter, sister, granddaughter, friend, or mother.

*Proceeds from this event will benefit our ORT Girls in STEM campaign.

Please purchase your tickets here

Guest speaker – Batsheva Gelbtuch

Batsheva Gelbutch Headhsot

For more information call 404.327.5266

Lunch With a View @ Bryn Mawr Country Club
Apr 28 @ 11:30 AM – 2:00 PM

Genna Khan and Lori Khan

Join mother and daughter event co-chair dream team, Genna Kahn and Lori Kahn, for ORT Chicago’s 19th Lunch With a View on Sunday April 28th at Bryn Mawr Country Club.

Come for the laughs, the lunch, the author and the discussion. Bring your girlfriends, daughters, moms, and nieces!

Our 2019 fundraising project is breaking the gender gap in support of Girls and Women in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math). ORT works hard to encourage girls to study, grow and thrive in STEM education.

At ORT Chicago, from generation to generation, we’ve been elevating each other for many decades. Now, it’s as important as it has ever been.

See you on April 28th!

For event registration, please call 847.291.0574

Our Featured Author

Marilyn Simon Rothstein

Marilyn Simon Rothstein is the author of Lift and Separate, winner of the Star Award presented by the Women’s Fiction Writers Association for Outstanding Debut. Husbands and Other Sharp Objects is her second novel.

Marilyn grew up in New York City, earned a degree in journalism from New York University, began her writing career at Seventeen magazine, married a man she met in an elevator, and owned an advertising agency for more than twenty-five years. Marilyn received an MA in liberal studies from Wesleyan University and an MA in Judaic studies from the University of Connecticut. She has two daughters. One is a writer. The other makes a good living.

For more information call 847.291.0475

Make a donation in support of Girls and Women in STEM

Lunch With A View 2019
Apr 28 @ 11:30 AM – 2:30 PM

Save the Date

Marin ORT America’s Annual Members Brunch @ Pacheco Ranch and Winery
May 5 @ 11:30 AM – 2:00 PM
Chocolatier Fashion @ Hoffman's Chocolate Factory and Store
May 5 @ 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Join us at Hoffman’s Chocolate Factory in Greenacres for a chocolate experience where we will decorate and embellish a high heel chocolate shoe, take part in a guided window factory tour, watch a video presentation of the History of Chocolate, and taste a sampling of their famous ice cream and coffee.

Sunday May, 5 2019, 2:00 PM | Chocolatier Fashion

Perfect for Mother’s Day! A 120-minute fabulous fashion experience including an opportunity to step up and decorate a stylish chocolate high heel shoe to take home. $50

Hoffman’s Chocolates Factory and Store

5190 Lake Worth Road – Greenacres, FL 33463

For more information, contact Robin Isaacson at 561.997.1033 or email Risaacson@ortamerica.org

To register online click here.

ORT Ocean View Chapter Meeting @ Shirat Hayam
May 8 @ 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM
General Meeting of ORT South Chapter @ Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit
May 15 @ 12:30 PM – 2:30 PM

May 15, 12:30pm

Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit
6735 Telegraph Rd #30, Bloomfield Hills, MI 48301

Featured Speaker: A guaranteed entertaining afternoon with Corinne Stavish, a professional storyteller

RSVP by Tuesday, May 7 to Elaine Beresh at 248-669-0417 or EJBeresh@aol.com

ORT Glenn Oak South Chapter Day Trip to the Detroit Institute of Arts @ Bus departs from Adat Shalom, 29901 Middlebelt Rd., Farmington Hills, MI 48334 to the Detroit Institute of Arts
May 16 @ 11:45 AM – 3:00 PM