cultivating vibrant Jewish life in deep connection with the earth IN GREATER ATLANTA
Adamah ATL implements Adamah’s national mission at a local scale: connecting people and planet in Atlanta through Jewish environmental education, climate action, and youth empowerment.
At Adamah ATL, we inspire and empower Jewish youth, teens, families, leaders, and institutions through programs and events that reflect the uniqueness and vibrancy of our community, interweaving Jewish tradition and sustainability.
Launched in 2023, with seed funding from the Jewish Federation of Greater Atlanta, and in partnership with Georgia Interfaith Power and Light, Adamah ATL provides critical and practical resources, coaching, support, partnership, and programming for local Jewish community members and organizations.
Meet Our Team
Director, Adamah ATL
With a background in strategic planning and project management, Joanna brings her deeply rooted passion for sustainability and Judaism to her role as Director of Adamah ATL. She enjoys life with her husband, two boys, and the many pets in their home.
Adamah ATL Community Program Coordinator
Amy is Adamah ATL’s lead educator. She was trained in outdoor Jewish environmental education through the Teva Learning Center and is known throughout the Atlanta Jewish community as a leader in outdoor education. She has taught people of all ages from kids at Jewish Kids groups, to local synagogues and at Camp Ramah Darom.
Atlanta Community Events
Jewish Climate Leadership Coalition
Powered by Adamah, the Jewish Climate Leadership Coalition is a network of Jewish community organizations who recognize the existential threat and moral urgency of climate change and are committed to taking action.
The Adamah ATL team works with local Jewish institutions to develop and implement organizational Climate Action Plans that both reduce institutional emissions and mobilize the broader Atlanta Jewish community around climate action.
For more information about the Coalition in Atlanta, please email Joanna Kobylivker, Adamah ATL Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jewish Youth Climate Movement
The Jewish Youth Climate Movement (JYCM) is a Gen Z-led movement integrating Jewish identity and leadership development with community building and climate action. JYCM supports and empowers the next generation of Jewish youth to be leaders in the work to build a sustainable and equitable world for all.
Adamah ATL supports and works to expand the impact of JYCM chapters in Atlanta.
For more information about JYCM in Atlanta, please email email@example.com.
Adamah on Campus
Adamah on Campus is building a joyful, resilient generation of Jewish environmental leaders through education, action and community building.
Adamah ATL supports and works to expand the impact of Adamah on Campus, and establish more chapters in Georgia-based university and college campuses.
For more information about Adamah on Campus in Atlanta, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Adamah ATL Advisory Council
More Information coming soon.
For more information, contact email@example.com.
Upcoming Atlanta Events
Adamah ATL Food and Spirituality Retreat
March 27, 2024
Join Adamah ATL for an evening retreat at the Edgewood Community Learning Garden. From cocktails and appetizers in the garden to a specially curated dinner, you’ll savor seasonal, local foods and herbs while learning about the spiritual connection to the plants we eat, the unique Jewish blessings we bestow upon our food and how to create our own meaningful rituals around our food….Attend
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