Rami Elhanan, an Israeli father who lost his daughter, and Mazen Faraj, a Palestinian man who lost his father, shared their stories and their journey of reconciliation through work supported by the Parents Circle Families Forum. Parents Circle brings together families who have lost relatives in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
The Jewish Federation of Cincinnati’s Israel Center and Jewish Community Relations Council, along with Entrepreneurs’ Organization Cincinnati, hosted the event at the Mayerson JCC.
Following the presentation, JCRC board member and communication trainer, Sherri Goren Slovin, led an interactive session on how to develop the skills needed to have productive conversations in the midst of challenging differences.
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