Start-Up Continent: European Jewish Innovation

Inspired by a unique survey conducted in 2010 of New Jewish Initiatives in Europe, Leadel created a montage of European Jewish start-ups in partnership with Jewish Jumpstart to bring the survey to life. Spanning across the continent of Europe from London to Kiev, come explore a continent that rich is Jewish culture, ideas, and entrepreneurship, through the eyes of the people and their projects.

“Start-Up Continent” European Jewish Future
People and projects included – in order of appearance:

Amsterdam, Jewish Salons
Lievanath Faber – Co Founder and Director Salon Amsterdam

Sophia, Limmud Keshet Bulgaria

Vienna, Muslim Jewish Conference
Ilja Sichrovsky – Founder and Director

London, Jewish Theatre Company
Joel Stanley – Founder and Director

Valencia, La Javura
Alba Toscano – Creater

London, Big Green Jewish Website
Poppy Berelowitz – Visionary and Founder

Kiev, JUkraine – Jewish Studies and Travel Guide Center
Darina Privalko – Director

Berlin, Jewdyssee Band
Yiddish Traditional Music gone modern and funk

Europe, European Union of Jewish Students – Summer University
Benjamin Zagzag – Paris, France
Rabbi Herschel Gluck – Sophia, Bulgaria

This post is brought to the eJewish Philanthropy community through the courtesy of – a Jewish media hub showcasing the rich variety of contemporary Jewish voices and expressions. Focusing on the state of Jewish identity and activity in the 21st century, Leadel uses digital media to both reflect upon and inspire innovation and creativity.

The survey, 2010 of New Jewish Initiatives in Europe, is an initiative of Jumpstart, the Pears Foundation and the ROI Community.