Young European Jews aim to strengthen Jewish life

11.08.2011                      11.Aw-Elul, 5771

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Young European Jews aim to strengthen Jewish life

Social innovators, entrepreneurs convene in Sweden to advance new ideas for enhancing Jewish life, community participation.

A conference of European Jewish activists began on Wednesday in Uppsala, Sweden, designed to strengthen the network of Jewish “social entrepreneurs” across the continent and advance new ideas for enhancing Jewish life and community participation.
The four-day convention, called JPropel, is bringing together 48 such activists, from artists to environmentalists, media and tech professionals, educators, Israel advocates, social justice campaigners and interfaith proponents, to create connections within the pool of committed Jewish youth who have established or are in the process of creating new initiatives within their communities….