Israeli Ambassador Honors Jewish Kharkov

The Ambassador of Israel in Ukraine, Mr. Joel Lion took part this week in the grand Yud Tet Kislev Celebration in Kharkov, Ukraine. Over 300 people joined the event. The Ambassador spoke of the importance of Jewish Unity. The next morning, the Ambassador joined Rabbi Moshe Moskovitz at Drobitsky Yar at a memorial program in […]

YAHAD Fuels FSU Volunteering

Over 600 Jewish young adults across the FSU will run about 35 volunteer projects this Chanukah as part of a “Good Deeds Week” introduced by FJC’s YAHAD platform.  Initiated last year, the week is part of a larger project called GIVE, which aims to raise awareness and importance of volunteering as a cornerstone of society […]

Youth Leadership Seminar Runs in Moscow

50 young leaders from 31 cities across the FSU came together for a bi-annual School of Leadership seminar ran in Moscow by FJC’s YAHAD young adults platform last week.  Started in 2015, School of Leadership is a two-year project consisting of four seminars that every local youth club leader in FJC Jewish communities completes during […]

Miami and Rostov Bat Mitzvah Girls Celebrate Together

Experience moves twelve bat mitzvah girls from different backgrounds When Ava Greenwald celebrated her bat mitzvah last September in Bal Harbour, Florida, her parents went all-out. The party included a DJ, a special dress, a catered dinner in a hotel hall — all standard for her community. But Ava wanted her special day to be […]