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Positive Speech Initiative – Jewish Education Team (JET)

Positive Speech Initiative – Jewish Education Team (JET)

Chicago, United States

This initiative is aimed at creating a culture of fun and educational programs encouraging more positivity for Jewish students and young professionals in Illinois. 

Under the premise that positivity is the key to happiness and success.
Positive Speech Initiative – Jewish Education Team (JET) 2017-08-09T14:25:21+00:00

Kadmoni – The Chevra

Kadmoni – The Chevra

Philadelphia, United States

Kadmoni is a thriving community in which young professionals are open to explore mindfulness and discuss divine concepts around the spiritual and metaphysical beauty of the Jewish faith by linking items such as meditation, divine consciousness and yoga, back to their Jewish roots. 

Programs include guided meditations, lessons and seminars regarding the deeper teachings of the Torah.
Kadmoni – The Chevra 2017-08-09T14:25:28+00:00

Mitzva app – Yehudi

Mitzva app – Yehudi

Florida, United States

The app connects Jewish people around the world, starting from their communities. It shows them Jewish activities, restaurants, centers and events in their area based on a GPS system.

Let’s call it the Waze for Jewish living.
Mitzva app – Yehudi 2017-08-30T19:17:23+00:00

The Place To Be – Reguesh

The Place To Be – Reguesh

Strasbourg, France

Designed by students, The Place To Be is a modern venue with a fun vibe for Jewish students to meet, hang out, or organize parties and events. 

If you are hip, young, and Jewish The Place To Be is truly the place to be.
The Place To Be – Reguesh 2017-08-09T14:25:33+00:00

Manos a la obra “Hands to matter” – Menora

Manos a la obra “Hands to matter” – Menora

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Is a community of volunteers dedicated to improving the living conditions of families in need. Volunteers meet during the week to plan their Sunday trips in which they usually remodel homes among other productive acts of kindness.  

As a compliment, educational seminars and classes are given to the volunteers on the art of giving and chessed as a Jewish value.
Manos a la obra “Hands to matter” – Menora 2017-08-09T14:25:35+00:00

Jewish Cinema Fest – Tikva Odessa

Jewish Cinema Fest – Tikva Odessa

Odessa, Ukraine

Jewish Cinema Fest is a 4-part event in which local students and young professionals compete for “Best Film”. Participants are in charge of writing, directing and producing a short film that revolves around Jewish content. 

People from the community then gather for a high energy, upbeat, film festival in which the films are judged and the winners announced.
Jewish Cinema Fest – Tikva Odessa 2017-08-31T09:13:42+00:00

Hashomer Hachadash – Nefesh Yehudi

Hashomer Hachadash – Nefesh Yehudi

Israel

HaShomer HaChadash aims to continue the historic path of the Zionist movement. What began as a cry for help from people working the land has now become a driving force in reviving the Zionist spirit among the next generation. Their vision is to create a Zionist movement that connects the Nation, the Land and the People of Israel, as well as  to strengthen mutual responsibility, civic action and love of the land. HaShomer HaChadash aims to provide hands-on help to those embattled farmers and ranchers who are on the verge of despair and seriously considering abandoning their farmland. Abandoning this land would be an historical loss to the Jewish Nation. In order to accomplish their mission, they have joined arms with Nefesh Yehudi in Israel so that their endeavors are not solely practical but also filled with Jewish content. Strong Jewish values being at the core of this emerging Zionist youth movement.

Committed to Israel’s People. Its story. Its Land.
Hashomer Hachadash – Nefesh Yehudi 2017-08-31T09:19:50+00:00

Jewish Experience Center – Nefesh Yehudi

Jewish Experience Center – Nefesh Yehudi

Israel

The Jewish Experience Center “ Hachava shel Adam”  recreates the one-week retreat that these young professionals put together in India, now in Israel. The center is a place where Jews come together to explore spirituality and mindfulness through Judaism while bridging the gap between observant and non-observant Jews.

This was the winning project
Jewish Experience Center – Nefesh Yehudi 2017-08-31T11:45:53+00:00

MitzvahSource – JLE

MitzvahSource – JLE

UK

MitzvahSource.com is a website that facilitates mitzvot! Entirely student run, it gives away religious items at a subsidized price or for free. The website also offers options for instalment as well as online and on-sight lessons about the mitzvah the user requested.  

Mitzvah items include but are not limited to Mezuzot, Teffilin, Sidurim and Shabbat candles. https://mitzvahsource.com/
MitzvahSource – JLE 2017-08-30T19:18:19+00:00

Jóvenes Judíos sin Fronteras -Sucath David

Jóvenes Judíos sin Fronteras – Sucath David

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Jóvenes Judíos sin Fronteras connects Jewish students to their Jewish roots by means of commitment to social well-being and social responsibility. Participants go on social-cause trips engaging them in self-sustaining projects such as gardens, recycling programs and a variety of educational courses. Trips are accompanied and coached by spiritual leaders (Rabanim, Morim) who will teach them and travel with them. 

They held their first shabatton this past weekend, 40 delegates from neighboring cities attended. All left the shabatton with projects for their own communities.
Jóvenes Judíos sin Fronteras -Sucath David 2017-08-31T09:33:37+00:00