Keynote Speaker: Susan Sygall - A conversation about her life,
travels, and world-wide disability advocacy
Susan Sygall is a disability advocate and MacArthur fellow. She is co-founder
and CEO of Mobility International USA, a non-profit organization advancing
disability rights and leadership globally through international exchange
and development. She will speak to us about her life, her travels throughout
the world as a wheel-chair rider, and her international advocacy, especially
in the area of training women with disabilities to be leaders and agents of
change in the international disability community. Our interview will also
highlight Susan’s life-long faith in Judaism and her desire to do more tikkun
olam by helping everyone to embrace the concept of disability rights and the
possibility to change the world.
*This event will be held on Zoom only. ASL interpreters and live
captioning will be provided.
Sponsor: Ohr Shalom Synagogue