Women's Philanthropy

Women's Philanthropy is one of the most vibrant and active areas of our organization, providing a forum for women to make connections with the Jewish community while raising funds for the Tampa Federation’s annual campaign.


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Lions of Judah | Luncheon featuring a conversation with Dr. Ruth Nemzoff 
Thursday, November 4, 2021 at 12:00 PM 
Brio Italian Grille | International Plaza 2223 N. Westshore Blvd. Tampa, FL
$54 | Includes lunch and book
The Tampa JCCs & Federation invites the Lions of Judah to an engaging and insightful luncheon featuring a conversation with Dr. Ruth Nemzoff. Don't Bite Your Tongue and Don't Roll Your Eyes - Foster rewarding relationships with your adult children and your new extended family. The conversation with Dr. Nemzoff is graciously being moderated by Iris Ruth Pastor.
Kindly respond by October 26, 2021 

Dr. Ruth Nemzoff is author of Don't Bite Your Tongue: How to Foster Rewarding Relationships with Your Adult Children and Don't Roll Your Eyes: Making In-Laws into Family and is a resident scholar at Brandeis Women's Studies Research Center.
She has given lectures in over 350 venues on emerging adulthood, parenting adult children, empty nest, intermarriage, grandparenting and family dynamics in intergenerational families.
Currently, she is an advice columnist for the American Israelite, as well as a frequent blogger for The Huffington Post and Better After 50. She serves on the boards of Interfaith
Family and Brandeis Women's Studies Research Center.
Her papers are archived at the Schlesinger Library at Harvard University which granted her a doctorate in social policy. She has served three terms in the New Hampshire Legislature and was New Hampshire Deputy Commissioner of Health and Welfare.
She is the mother of four adult children, four in-law children and grandmother of eleven. She lives in Massachusetts with her husband Harris Berman, Dean of Tufts University School of Medicine.

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