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In true pioneering spirit, Limmud FSU USA West Coast hosted its first conference in 2016.
An energetic group of young Jewish volunteers with Russian-speaking backgrounds seeks to explore their historic Jewish roots and cultural heritage. Thriving in a modern economy, these Russian-Jewish West Coasters have generated many leaders in technology, social ventures, and entertainment. But, they want more!
Today, attracted by the successful the Limmud FSU model, these Russian-Jewish volunteers are driving this expansion to the Pacific Coast. They have a desire to learn, to lead, and to become more involved with Jewish communal life and Israel. Limmud FSU US West Coast hopes to inspire young people intellectually and spiritually.
More information: westcoast.limmudfsuus.org
For more information about Limmud FSU USA West Coast, please contact Noam Shumakh, the project manager at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Yoav Krakovsky, Kol Israel, reports from Limmud FSU West Coast Conference at Pasadena, LA:
The first-ever Limmud FSU West Coast conference wrapped up today in Los Angeles, drawing more than 700 Russian-speaking Jews from across Greater Los Angeles and the entire country for a three-day festival of arts, spirituality, political dialogue and learning.
For one weekend at the Westin Pasadena hotel in the Los Angeles area, hallway conversations were conducted mostly in Russian and Hebrew, with English taking a back seat from Jan. 29-31.
PASADENA, Calif., Jan. 18 – Some 700 Russian-speaking Jews have sold out the first-ever Limmud FSU West Coast conference, which takes places this Jan. 29-31 at the Westin Hotel in Pasadena. A dynamic and pluralistic Jewish festival of learning,...
Limmud FSU — a nonprofit that sets up Jewish learning conferences across the former Soviet Union — is coming to the West Coast later this month for the first time to offer a blend of study sessions, live music...