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Teens and Parents Wrestle with Anti-Semitism
January 10, 2019

Teens and Parents Wrestle with Anti-Semitism

By developer in 2019
by Nina Rubin, first published by Jewish Federation of Greater Atlanta ››   “After Pittsburgh, I sometimes I feel unsafe as a Jew.”  “My neighbor believes that all Jews are liberals.” “My friends can’t understand...
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Strong Women Fellowship: For the Love of Pizza and Chris Hemsworth
December 6, 2018

Strong Women Fellowship: For the Love of Pizza and Chris Hemsworth

By developer in 2018
Meeting the refugees from the Global Village Project was an amazing experience. When I had first arrived I wasn’t sure what to expect or who I would be meeting. I stepped into the room where...
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Finding Connections As We Change The World
December 5, 2018

Finding Connections As We Change The World

By developer in 2018
Every generation is controlled by the constant increasing pressure to change the world. Millenials are constantly reminding us, Generation Z, that we are the ones that can make the biggest difference, not only for the...
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What’s Your Big Idea? Apply for a Spark Grant!
December 4, 2018

What’s Your Big Idea? Apply for a Spark Grant!

By developer in Spark Grants
Over the last year, JumpSpark connected and collaborated with organizations and individuals that impact Jewish teens in Atlanta. As a Federation Innovation initiative, we have engaged over a thousand members of the Jewish community through...
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Spark Grants
November 21, 2018

Spark Grants

By developer in 2018
Chanukah 2018 is officially in the books. It is time to clean the wax out of your menorah, wipe the splattered oil off your stove top and try to forget how many jelly doughnuts you...
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24 Teens Immersed in Israel’s Culture, Context
November 14, 2018

24 Teens Immersed in Israel’s Culture, Context

By developer in Israel
First published on eJewish Philanthropy › Twenty-four teens gathered at the Emory University campus in Atlanta from Oct. 26 to 28 for the second Teen Israel Leadership Institute hosted by the Center for Israel Education and the Emory...
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