Daffodil Project.  Register here

4:30 pm. At Daffodil Garden behind Admissions. Unveiling of new plaque. Mourners’ Kaddish for everyone who perished because of hate, especially children.

5 pm. In the Byrum Welcome Center – Kulynych Auditorium. Margot will share her experience being in the Holocaust Kindertransport.

6 pm. Join us for dinner afterwards. We will probably go to Village Tavern after Margot’s story.

Everyone welcome to join us!
Questions? Click here.

Shabbat Dinner
Shabbat Dinner

Jewish Life, Hillel, AEPi & SSI events include

  • Social gatherings
  • Educational opportunities including lectures and informal classes, discussion groups, text and Bible study sessions
  • Games nights, movie nights and other fun events
  • Holiday programming (on campus and often in partnership with Hillel, the Jewish Student Organization on campus)
    • Shabbat services, celebrations, and meals
    • Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur services, dinners, and break-fasts on campus
    • Sukkah building and sukkot events
    • Simchat Torah – Torah dancing
    • Hanukkah menorah lighting
    • Tu B’shevat Plantings and Seders
    • Purim celebrations
    • Passover Seders in the Magnolia Room, Passover food in Hillel Lounge, and coordinating Passover foods in campus dining halls
    • Yom Ha’Shoah (Holocaust memorial)
    • Yom Ha’atma’ut (Israel Independence Day)
  • Daffodil Project
  • Judaism 101 informal educational offerings
  • Israel education
  • Interfaith & Social Justice workshops and activities
  • Fundraising events and sponsorship opportunities
  • Publicity and social media for Jewish community
  • Jewish Life Lending Library – books and resources
  • Student Engagement Interns
  • Partnering with local temples and synagogues
Daffodil Garden
Daffodil Garden

Contact Us

Jewish Life Office

Dr. Gail Bretan
Associate Chaplain for Jewish Life and Hillel Director
The Office of the Chaplain
Wake Forest University
Benson Center 321, PO Box 7204
Winston-Salem, NC 27109


Andrew Orfaly
Hillel Student President

Amit Melchior
Hillel/Jewish Agency Israel Fellow


Ethan Cohen
AEPi Student President


Chloe Mazo
Chabad Student President

Jewish Studies

Dr. Annalise Glauz-Todrank
Director, Jewish Studies
308 Divinity and Religious Studies Building

Office of the Chaplain

Christine Yucha
Office Manager
8D, Reynolda Hall

To Donate
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