Upcoming Events

The latest happenings at ORT America.

Sep
9
Wed
2020
ORT in Conversation: Back to School? Exploring the realities and opportunities in today’s COVID world @ Hosted on Zoom
Sep 9 @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Sep
13
Sun
2020
140 ORT Film Premiere @ Hosted on Zoom
Sep 13 @ 12:00 AM – 11:45 PM

THE ORT STORY – TRANSFORMING LIVES FOR 140 YEARS

Join us for the exclusive premiere of our anniversary film. Be inspired as we celebrate and watch the ORT story together.

A story that chronicles 140 years of the power of education across the globe. Transforming lives for hundreds of thousands of children. The story of an organization committed to the same vision today, yesterday and for the future.

Sunday, September 13, 2020
12:15 – 1:45 PM EST

WATCH THE TRAILER:

REGISTER HERE

Sep
14
Mon
2020
ORT Florida: A Bad Hair Day is No Mystery @ Hosted on Zoom
Sep 14 @ 11:00 AM
Sep
24
Thu
2020
ORT en Español
Sep 24 @ 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Webinar Series in Spanish highlighting ORT programs

For more information – please contact sdrysdale@ortamerica.org

Sep
25
Fri
2020
ORT Florida: Virtual Canasta Card Party @ Hosted on Zoom
Sep 25 @ 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Sep
27
Sun
2020
ORT Florida: Virtual Canasta Card Party @ Hosted on Zoom
Sep 27 @ 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Oct
12
Mon
2020
Unorthodox the Podcast, featuring Mayim Bialik @ Hosted on Zoom
Oct 12 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Oct
15
Thu
2020
Michigan Region:
ORT and the City @ State Savings Bank
Oct 15 @ 10:00 AM – Oct 21 @ 10:00 PM

The ORT and The City online auction preview will begin on Thursday, October 15th. Bidding will begin on Sunday, October 18th at 10:00 a.m. and end on Wednesday, October 21st at 10:00 p.m. You must register (registration is free) to preview and bid. Registration link will be available once the auction preview goes live.

Be sure to follow ORT Michigan on social media or visit www.ortamerica.org/ort-and-the-city for links and updates. Artwork can be shipped nationwide at the winner’s expense. For more information, please contact the ORT Michigan office at 248-723-8860 or michigan@ortamerica.org.

Oct
18
Sun
2020
Drink a Toast to the Atlanta Region!
Oct 18 @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

A 15-minute celebration prior to the zoom OA annual meeting. We will acknowledge 50 years of ORT in Atlanta, 30 years of Honey from the Heart, and 10 years of the Joe Cohen Fund.

More info to come…

ORT America Virtual Annual Meeting @ Hosted on Zoom
Oct 18 @ 12:30 PM – 2:00 PM

Be INSPIRED by a review of our accomplishments, especially at a time when we have been facing so many challenges. Howard Lanznar, Chairman of the Board, will reflect on 2020 and recognize those who have made a difference this year.

LEARN about our exciting path to the future from Barbara Birch, ORT America President and CEO and Dan Green, World ORT Director General and CEO, as they deliver the new strategic vision built on the three pillars of Education for Successful Employment; Jewish Values; and Global Citizenship. Their plan will guide us forward for the next five years.

EXPERIENCE ORT’s impact firsthand during breakout sessions with amazing ORT students and alumni who will share their personal stories of how they are successfully advancing in their education thanks to the ORT teachers who were able to pivot to online learning almost seamlessly.

Watch for announcements about additional programming and video presentations you won’t want to miss!

If you haven’t joined us in recent years or if you have never attended an ORT Annual Meeting, this is your year. No need to pack a suitcase. Simply register for your ticket to the future. Your participation will strengthen our bonds with each other while sending a message of hope to our more than 300,000 students across the globe to help them realize their dreams.

REGISTER HERE

For more information, please contact Tracy Weiss, Director of Development • tweiss@ortamerica.org