Paradigm Shifters Start Shifting
Finding Connections to Art and Broadening Horizons, One Museum at a Time
Sculpture, 'Zines, and The Book of Jonah: BIMA’s Artists’ Beit Midrash
Telling Stories: A Passover Holiday Headset
Making Space for Jewish Family Life at Ohr Lanu
Ramah Tikvah Programs: A Standard for Jewish Inclusive Camping
Zion Ozeri - 2013 Award Recipient
Zion Ozeri, Founder and Creative Director of The Jewish Lens, combined his longtime occupation as a photographer and documentarian of Jewish life around the world with a new role as Jewish educator, creating a unique blend of experiential and traditional Jewish education pulsating with the promise of 21st century media.
Nili Simhai - 2009 Award Recipient
Nili Simhai has served for the last decade as director of the Teva Learning Center in New York, a prestigious Jewish environmental educational institute that works with Jewish day schools, congregational schools, synagogues, camps, youth groups and other Jewish organizations and institutions to marry environmental and Jewish values.
Karina Zilberman - 2012 Award Recipient
Karina Zilberman, Director of Jewish Family Life and Culture at 92nd Street Y in New York since 2007, is the creator, founder and leader of Shababa Community, an immensely popular and vibrant Jewish family education initiative that is stamped with her passions for creativity, arts, performance and community building.