The 2020 Uri L’Tzedek Social Justice Fellowship


Uri L’tzedek is Thrilled to Announce the 2020 Social Justice Fellowship in New York City!

 

“On Three things does the world stand: Torah, service, and acts of loving kindness”(Avot 1:2).

  • TorahThere will be daily learning sessions taught by some of the best and brightest Orthodox Rabbis and activists in the tri-state area (and from global thought leaders via webinars). 
  • Service– Participants will gain important leadership and activist skills through hands-on engagement in Jewish social justice campaigns.
  • Acts of Loving Kindness Participants will be engaging in a variety of projects geared towards improving the world around them in areas such as combating systemic racism, promoting workers’ rights and helping asylum seekers. 

 

In order to encourage a diverse array of participants, an $800 stipend will be provided upon completion of the program to cover the costs of living. The program will be four weeks long (June 1st – 26th) and take place in Midtown Manhattan. This program is geared towards young adults between the ages of 18-23.

About Uri L’Tzedek: Uri L’Tzedek is an Orthodox social justice organization guided by Torah values and dedicated to combating suffering and oppression. Through community based education, leadership development and action, Uri L’Tzedek creates discourse, inspires leaders, and empowers the Jewish community towards creating a more just world. To apply please fill out the following form and send a resume and two letters of recommendation to info@utzedek.org. For more information, feel free to contact our program officer Dani Satlow at dani@utzedek.org.