About the Author

Jody Berkel

After 25 years of entrepreneurship in the Children’s entertainment industry, Jody Berkel has switched gears to focus on building the Jewish people. Through her own Jewish journey, Jody inspires women to connect to the depth and beauty of Judaism through teaching and by giving back to the community. Her passion and love of Judaism and her fellow Jew is infectious. Jody works as a coordinator of NCSY’s Jewish Family Experience in Toronto and has a Bachelor of Environmental Science. She lives with her husband and three children in Toronto.

The Shabbat Meal that Rocked My World

Sometimes small acts have huge outcomes. I know. My life's trajectory was changed by one.

Lessons from Lockdown

My top three transformative takeaways.

The Days of AWE-some

Three awesome things about the Days of Awe.

Pivot Turn

Dancing my way towards a deeper relationship with God and the Jewish people.

The Jewish People Lives

There is no greater victory over the enemies of the Jewish people than living as proud, strong and connected Jews.

Yom Kippur in the ER

God puts us exactly where we need to be.

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