Wilderness Torah led 150 people into the desert to experience the Passover Story. With thanks to NPR, All Things Considered, who broadcast our adventure.
Zelig Golden is a current Wexner Graduate Fellow in Class 27 and the Founding Director of Wilderness Torah. A community Maggid, wilderness guide, youth mentor, environmental educator and attorney, Zelig has helped develop and guide programs such as the Jewish Vision Quest, B’naiture., and is a former member of the Hazon Board of Directors. He co-chaired Hazon’s 2008 Food Conference. Zelig received smicha from Reb Zalman Schacter-Shalomi as Maggid, and is now studying for a Masters in Jewish Studies as a Berkeley-Jerusalem Fellow at the Graduate Theological Union and for rabbinic smicha at ALEPH: The Alliance for Jewish Renewals’ ordination program. Zelig can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.