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Registration opens at 8 am.  Learning Sessions (detailed below) run from 9 am - 4:45 pm.  Grand Finale Concert runs 5-6:30 pm.

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Sunday, December 8 • 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Giving Hope: How Your Tzedakah Can Restore the American Dream

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Millions of Americans have dim prospects for getting ahead in life without help. This talk shows how your Tzedakah can offer them second chances, highlighting the work of local charities that enable individuals in tough circumstances to embark on a path toward success.

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Ira Silver

Ira Silver is Professor of Sociology at Framingham State University. He has spent his career investigating how Tzedakah can foster lasting change and is the author of Giving Hope: How You Can Restore the American Dream, from which this talk is adapted. He blogs at www.oppforall.com.

Sunday December 8, 2013 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Classroom 8

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