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JumpSpark connects Atlanta’s Jewish teens and those who influence them through collaboration with community partners and creation of original, top-quality programming.

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My Israel Gap Year Experience

My Israel Gap Year Experience

By Tracey Grant

I’m forever grateful for the experience of having participated in an Israel gap year and the perspective that year gave me.  While on Year Course I learned so...

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Shabbat Recipes from Atlanta & Israel

Shabbat Recipes from Atlanta & Israel

By Amplifying Israel Teen Fellows

Do you need Shabbat dinner inspiration? For their final project our Amplifying Israel teen fellows for February, Lulu Rosenberg and Shaked Nitka, created a joint...

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Root One Israel Teen Travel Takes Off

Root One Israel Teen Travel Takes Off

By Atlanta Jewish Times

Root One, the major new $20 million national initiative announced by The Marcus Foundation in Atlanta to pump new life into teen trips to Israel, is off to a strong...

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Judaism In My Daily Life

Judaism In My Daily Life

By Shaked Nitka

Judaism is a big part of my life and it is in my daily life almost everywhere, sometimes even without me noticing it. It could be reflected in the David shield necklace...

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My Connection to Judaism in Everyday Life

My Connection to Judaism in Everyday Life

By Lulu Rosenberg

Whether I am lighting the Shabbat candles, eating chicken soup with matzah balls, participating in a global Jewish youth group like BBYO, or attending a Strong Jewish...

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Eliminating Period Poverty Together

Eliminating Period Poverty Together

By VOX ATL

Period poverty is one of the most overlooked struggles, yet it still manages to affect more than 40 million people here in the United States alone,...

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Community Connection

JumpSpark Events

Our original programs connect Jewish teens and families with professionals across Atlanta for interactive and enriching learning opportunities.

Community Events

We foster connection in Atlanta’s Jewish community by bringing together families, professionals, kids, and leaders with exceptional programming and growth potential.

Spark Grants

Spark Grants provide funding and support for those with ideas to invest in Atlanta’s Jewish teen ecosystem. We believe in building relationships to strengthen Atlanta’s Jewish community through innovation and ground breaking ideas.

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