February is #JDAIM

Since 2009, February has been officially known as Jewish Disability Awareness & Inclusion Month (JDAIM), a unified effort among Jewish organizations to raise awareness, to foster inclusion of people with disabilities, and their families, in Jewish communities worldwide. It was thanks to a visionary group of professionals in the Jewish Special Education International Consortium, of which Gesher’s co-founder…

Gesher B’nai Mitzvah

After 9 months, the Gesher B’nai Mitzvah Class of 2020 made it official by leading services on Thursday, September 10. Please enjoy this special event by watching them on Congregation Beth Israel’s (CBIs) YouTube Page. This program was at the request of Gesher members and made possible by Rabbi Elana Kanter of Women’s Leadership Institute…

Tax Credit

GESHER DISABILITY RESOURCES IS APPROVED AS A QUALIFYING CHARITABLE ORGANIZATION FOR THE ARIZONA STATE TAX CREDIT!

Community Model Seder

Model Seder 2020 Hosted by Gesher Disability ResourcesThis year’s Seder service was beautifully led by Cantor Seth Ettinger of CBI Scottsdale

Sponsor Spotlight Series

For over 30 years, Gesher Disability Resources (formerly Council For Jews With Special Needs) has relied upon volunteers, donors, and sponsors to support the work we do in the community.  Our Sponsor Spotlight Series is a way to highlight what these generous organizations have done for our agency, share what they could do for your…