Programs in Your Community
Creative Family Stories: My Family Story: A meaningful and fun Jewish heritage program that involves 20,000 Jewish youth from 28 countries around the globe. Students research their roots and use their creative skills to design original, artistic installations that capture the essence of their family history. Top entries are selected for display in an international exhibition, with the winners receiving a free plane ticket to Israel to participate in the opening. Watch this brief news clip for a taste of the program.
Photography: The Jewish Lens @ Beit Hatfutsot: An interactive experience that challenges teens olds to explore their Jewish identity through the power of photography. In partnership with renowned photographer Zion Ozeri, teens worldwide submit photographs that capture the theme of “my connection to the Jewish People.” The winning photographs are featured in a dedicated exhibition at Beit Hatfutsot – The Museum of the Jewish People.
Connecting Generations: G2G: Generation to Generation: A dynamic program that brings together younger and older generations through high tech and personal narrative. Engaging in mutual learning, students and older adults use apps to share life stories and upload them to the Beit Hatfutsot worldwide story collection. This program can enhance existing intergenerational programming or create new opportunities.