Learn About the Sisterhood of Salaam Shalom

Becoming Part of the Sisterhood

We build bridges and fight hate, negative stereotyping and prejudice. We are changing the world, one Muslim and one Jewish woman at a time. We now have 150 chapters and are working with women who want to get involved in the Sisterhood of Salaam Shalom to start new chapters throughout the United … Read More

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In Azerbaijan, Lessons on Peace and Harmony

Azerbaijan 2017 trip

This commentary originally appeared on Philly.com. By Marcia Bronstein While the Republic of Azerbaijan had never been on my bucket list, I eagerly embraced the recent chance to experience it as a participant in a Muslim/Jewish women's bridge-building trip helmed by the Sisterhood of Salaam … Read More

Hope & Power: 2016 Conference

Connection, Hope, Understanding, Power: Over 500 Muslim and Jewish Women Gather for Peace

photo of front page of NYT

On December 4, 2016 we made history! Five hundred phenomenal women showed the world that we are one: Muslim and Jewish sisters united to put an end to hate. Never has there been a gathering of this magnitude in the United States. The New York Times covered the conference: "Both Feeling … Read More...

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Everything Depends Upon Building and Cultivating Relationships of Trust-Rabbi Nancy Fuchs Kreimer

In 1974, just as I was graduating college, I attended a conference in New York City entitled, "Auschwitz: Beginning of a New Era?" I was moved by passionate Christians who were repentant for the role their religion had played in genocide and were determined to reconstruct their theology, their … Read More...