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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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COVID’s Ripple Effects on Youth

COVID’s Ripple Effects on Youth

By Atlanta Jewish Times

Jewish Atlanta is responding to the mental health fallout of the pandemic on today’s youth, from specialized services and counselors to programs to help parents and...

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Jewish Teens Guide To Understanding the Current Israeli-Palestinian Crisis

Jewish Teens Guide To Understanding the Current Israeli-Palestinian Crisis

By Jewish Boston Teens

Resources and opportunities for connection and conversation for Jewish teens, parents, educators and professionals. The current situation in Israel is complex...

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Atlanta and Yoqne’am Illit Local Guide

Atlanta and Yoqne’am Illit Local Guide

By Amplifying Israel Teen Fellows

Since Atlanta and Yoqne’am Illit and Megiddo are partnership cities, Yonatan and Stella have created local guides for their hometowns. We hope you enjoy getting to...

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Being an Israeli Shelach

Being an Israeli Shelach

By Yonatan Cohen

I was born in Israel and have been living in Israel my whole life.  As an Israeli teen, I am required to take part in a volunteering activity at school, and there are...

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My Typical School Day As An American Teen

My Typical School Day As An American Teen

By Stella Mackler

It’s Monday morning. My alarm goes off at 6:15 am, which is too early. Way too early. But for me, this is just the start of a normal day. I like to run in the...

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EMBRACING OUR UNIQUE MENTAL HEALTH STORIES WITH PAMELA SCHULLER

EMBRACING OUR UNIQUE MENTAL HEALTH STORIES WITH PAMELA SCHULLER

By VOX ATL

Alexa Freedman and Julia Harris, Strong Women Fellows, co-authored this article originally published in VOXATL. As anyone who struggles with mental...

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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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