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Published in 2018

Published: April 19th, 2018
Celebrating those who have made the Jewish state their home, giving of themselves and their diverse talents. #19 Jodi Samuels

NYC organization connects Jewish internationals with local community

Published: April 6th, 2018
In the hustle and bustle world of New York City, the dizzying chaos of the “Big Apple” can often leave new arrivals with a feeling that they’re “just another face in the crowd.”So when Jodi Samuels moved to Manhattan from South Africa nearly two decades ago, she was inspired to establish an organiza

Published in 2017

Published: September 1st, 2017
"I met Jodi less than 24 hours later, asked her out and decided two hours into our first date that I was going to marry her — she was so passionate about so many different causes," he says.

Published: June 28th, 2017
One of the Jewish world’s most innovative leaders and visionaries, Jodi Samuels, was Heather’s guest on an earlier show and told us all about her remarkable organization, Jewish International Connection New York (JICNY).

Published: March 27th, 2017
Heather is on location with Jodi Samuels, the dynamic leader of such successful Jewish organizations as Jewish International Connection New York (JICNY), JMedia, and her popular online community for Jewish moms called MetroImma.

Published: January 25th, 2017
New York City’s Jewish community would never be the same after Jodi and Gavin Samuels’ arrival in December 2000.