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Ner Shalom's Social Justice Café

  • Ner Shalom 85 La Plaza Cotati, CA, 94931 United States (map)

Remember, remember always, that all of us, you and me are descended from immigrants and revolutionists.”  Franklin D. Roosevelt

Organic Café opens at 12:30 pm. Speakers begin at 2:15 pm.

Learn From Engaging, Informed Speakers 
Discover how You Can Get Involved
Eat Delicious Organic Jewish Food at Our Café
Enjoy Wonderful Music from the Ner Shalom Good Shabbos Band
Win Some Fantastic Locally Sourced Raffle Prizes
Peruse the Art Installation by Jami Taback

Featured speaker: Dr. Elaine Leeder, Dean Emerita, Sonoma State University, on the History of American Jewish immigration.

Additional speakers from:

  • Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society (HIAS)

  • My American Dream (DACA Dreamer)

  • Queer Asylum Accompaniment (QAA) of Rapid Response Network

  • Never Again is Now. 

Additional local immigration groups share their work, including:

  • North Bay Organizing Project

  • Of One Soul Interfaith Sanctuary Project

  • Comite Vida.

This event is Free and Open to the Public. Donations Gladly Accepted.
Money raised from Café and Raffle benefit Ner Shalom and Refugee Sanctuary Groups.

Presented by the Ner Shalom Besere Velt Social Justice Committee. For More information, please contact Shoshana Fershtman at

No scents, please!

Later Event: October 30
Office Closed