Taim Israel - San Francisco
Flavors of Coexistence (FoC) is a bridge-building initiative that uses principles of gastrodiplomacy and food storytelling to raise awareness and appreciation of Jewish communities in the diaspora, as well as get people of different backgrounds together at the table and talking. FoC is Jewtina's premier program, traveling across the world bringing gastrodiplomatic experiences to diverse communities.
Past Flavors of Coexistence programs include: A Journey Through the Levant, Beyond Apples & Honey, Jewtinos y La Mesa, Kamayan Shabbat, Shabbat Salaam and Ta'im Israel.
As critical pedagogues, Analucía and Kimberly have facilitated hundreds of discussions and workshops about diversity and inclusion, identity development, and identity wellness in a Jewish context. Innovators in the field, Analucía and Kimberly welcome any opportunity to share their expertise and engage communities in critical thinking.
Past discussions and lectures include: Arevut: Responsibility and Partnership in a Global Jewish Context, Ladino Through the Ages: A Linguistic History of the Pan-Mediterranean Jewish Language, and Welcoming Jewish Multiculturalism and Global Diversity at the Table, to name a few.
Passionate about gatherings, Analucía and Kimberly also has experience curating immersive weekend or week-long learning retreats for young adults and teams. They are available to serve as Jewish educators and are open to collaborating with interested organizations in curating specific content.
Past retreats include: Jewish LifeCycles, Liberación, Mental Detox and Wellness, and Social Justice in Judaism.