Asheville Area

CJJ-West members get trained to phone bank during the 2016 Statewide Jewish Day of Action to Get Out the Vote.

CJJ-West members get trained to phone bank during the 2016 Statewide Jewish Day of Action to Get Out the Vote.

The Asheville area has a thriving local chapter, CJJ-West, with a sizable steering committee that meets monthly and several subcommittees working on racial justice, economic justice, green jobs, and other local initiatives. CLICK HERE TO READ MORE about CJJ-West, and contact Judy at judleavitt76@gmail.com or Frank at goldsmith.cf@gmail.com to get involved.


Charlotte

First CJJ meeting in Charlotte on November 6th

First CJJ meeting in Charlotte on November 6th

A new local chapter of Carolina Jews for Justice in Charlotte, NC is up and running: CJJ Greater Charlotte Chapter! If you live in Charlotte and are interested in becoming involved locally, please email Michael Baum at michaelsbaum@gmail.com.


Raleigh/Wake County

CJJ-ers gather in Raleigh for a Moral Monday demonstration

CJJ-ers gather in Raleigh for a Moral Monday demonstration

We are active in Raleigh around living wage issues, building interfaith alliances with the Muslim community, and forming a burgeoning racial justice committee. We are also gearing up to defend democratic rights, expand the vote, and make sure all North Carolinians’ voices are heard in the 2017 legislative session and special elections. To get involved with the Raleigh area steering committee, contact Josh at josh.orol@gmail.com.


Chapel Hill

CJJ-ers meet in Durham with labor historians and worker leaders from the Fight For $15.

CJJ-ers meet in Durham with labor historians and worker leaders from the Fight For $15.

We are active in Durham and Chapel Hill around living wage issues, building interfaith alliances with the Muslim community, and forming a burgeoning racial justice committee. We are also gearing up to defend democratic rights, expand the vote, and make sure all North Carolinians’ voices are heard in the 2017 legislative session and special elections. To get involved with the Durham/Chapel Hill area steering committee, contact Meredith at meredith.j.cohen@gmail.com.