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Avi West

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Avi WestAvi West is Senior Education Officer and Master Teacher at The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington. Avi integrates accessible and inclusive Judaic content into instructional and identity-building experiences for learners of all ages. As a specialist, he is the coordinator of ROUTES, Federation’s annual community-wide day of adult study, and works to make a more robust framework for adult Jewish learning in Greater Washington.

Love More… Live More

by Avi West

Love More… Live More

Jewish history is a rollercoaster of challenges and triumphs. The Jewish calendar reflects this cycle of resilience and grit with annual holidays. Tu b’Av celebrates matchmaking, love and the promise of new life.

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