Join us to learn from and be energized by local Jewish change-makers and to celebrate the multitude of ways we are working to create a more just world.
Emceed and with special performances by Y-Love, internationally acclaimed, award-winning hip hop artist and Brooklyn based community activist.
Panel Discussion With:
Karin Fleisch – Manager, Food Bank for NYC / Compliance Officer and Board Member, Uri L’Tzedek
Taylor Krauss – Founder, Voices of Rwanda / Documentary filmmaker
Annie Lewis - Rabbinical student / Feminist artist / Congregation-based organizer
Lucas Shapiro – Organizer, Families United for Racial and Economic Equality / Board Member, Jews
for Racial and Economic Justice
Moderated by Allison Hoffman, Senior Writer for Tablet Magazine.
studio-2010/ to read more about the featured panelists
Interactive Workshops with:
Dani Passow – Director, Tav HaYosher, (Ethical Seal)
Rachel Jacoby Rosenfield – Co-Founder and Director, Greening Fellowship
Amy Schwartz – Founder, Cafe Avra Productions
Joanna Kent Katz - Social Justice Educator and Urban Farmer
This e event will also include skill-share workshops, creative performances, a dinner reception, and
For more information and to register, visit http://whoinspiresyou2010.eventbrite.com/
Hosted by Pursue: Action for a Just World, a project of American Jewish World Service and AVODAH:
The Jewish Service Corps, in collaboration with our partners, New Israel Fund’s New Generations and
the Young Leaders of the Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society.
Co-sponsored by: Adva Network, B’nai Jeshurun, Bronfman Youth Fellowships, Brooklyn Jews,
Congregation Beit Simchat Torah, Hazon, Jewschool.com, Jews for Racial and Economic Justice, Kolot
Chayeinu, Mechon Hadar, Moishe House, Uri L’Tzedek, and Zeek.