Betsy Teutsch, eco-activist, social justice advocate, and author of “100 Under $100: 100 Tools for Empowering Global Women” will discuss affordable ways individuals and groups can work to eradicate poverty. The talk on global tikkun olam, held at Temple Israel & JCC in Ridgewood, is Sunday, September 25, at 11 a.m.
The event is free, light refreshments will be served, and copies of Ms. Teutsch’s book will be for sale. For each book sold, Ms. Teutsch will contribute one dose of life-saving misoprostol, which combats maternal hemorrhaging in childbirth.
The synagogue is at 475 Grove St., Ridgewood. For information, call (201) 444-4320 or go to www.synagogue.org.