Staff Reflections

At OneTable, we help people Shabbat Together

How Shabbat Brought my Birthright Group Together

Chicago's Hub Manager, Marissa, reflects on her Birthright trip and how gathering around the Shabbat table brought them together, both in Israel and when they returned home.  In the deliriousness that was getting to Israel, I had [...]
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Sweet 16

Written by OneTable's Resident Rabbi, Jessica Minnen As we say goodbye to 2016 and welcome 2017, Friday night is our chance to let go of the week that was, or in this case the year that [...]
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Dinner Party Politics

Zoe Plotsky is OneTable's Event Partnerships Manager. She lives in New York City. As my parents and I discussed our plans to watch the final Presidential Debate, I asked the only safe question I could [...]
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My Dream Socktober Shabbat

We teamed up with Adina Lichtman, founder of Knock Knock, Give a Sock, to hear how she’ll weave Shabbat dinner together with her important work to help people experiencing homelessness. One cold night in November, [...]
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OneTable’s Rabbi Jess: How She Got Here

This is the second post of a two part reflection from Jessica Minnen, OneTable's Resident Rabbi, about finding a way to Friday. People often ask me why I do what I do. It’s not intuitive, [...]
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Talkin’ Spirituality with Scott

Colorado Manager Scott Bratt reflects on what brought him to OneTable, and what he hopes to share in Denver, Boulder, and beyond. I have always felt a disconnect between my thoughts about religion and spirituality [...]
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Why Friday Nights?

This is the first of a two part reflection from Jessica Minnen, OneTable's Resident Rabbi, about finding a way to Friday. People often ask me why we do what we do at OneTable. Friday night [...]
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Survey Giveaway Winners

Huge thanks to those who completed our recent OneTable survey! No matter who you are and what your background is, we value your insight and want to hear from you. If you took the time to [...]
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OneTable Fun Facts

OneTable officially turned one last month and we did not take the milestone lightly. In New York, we celebrated with cupcakes, cocktails and some of our most supportive hosts and guests. In Boston, we poured [...]
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The Harvest Gathering

Food is a way of life for so many. After attendingThe Harvest Gathering at the beautiful Devils Thumb Ranch, created in partnership between Hazon and The Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation, I learned about the history and […]

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