Opportunities with ORA
Agunah Case Advocate
The Case Advocate will play a key role in ORA’s Advocacy Division by working closely with the Director of Advocacy and the case advocacy team in implementing ORA’s advocacy goals. Primary responsibilities will include: • Strategizing and implementing creative solutions to complex agunah cases • Providing emotional support and guidance to agunot • Networking with batei din, attorneys, and community rabbis to facilitate the beit din process • Organizing communal initiatives to apply social pressure against recalcitrant parties • Maintaining comprehensive case files • Liaising with the Sephardic Jewish Community
The Organization for the Resolution of Agunot (ORA) invites current undergraduate students to apply to our 2023 Summer Internship. This internship offers a unique opportunity for students to work on projections alongside our professional administrative team. ORA’s work engages with a variety of topics, including Jewish law and the halachic process, matrimonial and family law, alternative dispute resolution, domestic abuse, community outreach, grassroots activism, and more. ORA’s summer intern will play an integral role on the ORA team, working closely with current staff members to advance and spread the organization’s mission.