Omed b’Poretz (Fighting in the Trenches), Are We In Touch with Society and Active in Building it Brick by Brick?
This week, Wexner Graduate Fellowship Alum (WGFA) Rabbi Dr. Shmuly Yanklowitz (Class 19) published a thought piece entitled The Jewish Service Revolution in The Huffington Post. Shmuly attests to great gains in the orthodox and non-orthodox communities’ commitment to social justice work in the wider world, and chesed work within the Jewish community. The new Wexner Service Corps, Uri L’tzedek, and Repair the World are among the organizations highlighted.
Rabbi Dr. Shmuly Yanklowitz, a Wexner Graduate Fellowship Alum, Class 19, is the Founder & President of Uri L’Tzedek, the Founder and CEO of The Shamayim V’Aretz Institute and the author of “Jewish Ethics & Social Justice: A Guide for the 21st Century.” Newsweek named Rav Shmuly one of the top 50 rabbis in America.” Contact Rabbi Shmuly at RavShmuly@gmail.com.