Contributor Archives: Dyonna Ginsburg

About Dyonna Ginsburg

Dyonna Ginsburg is the Executive Director of Bema’aglei Tzedek (“Circles of Justice”), an Israeli NGO that uses cutting-edge educational tools and social action campaigns to create a more just Israeli society informed and inspired by Jewish values. Upon completing her B.A. in political science at Columbia University, Dyonna Ginsburg made Aliyah in 2002 and obtained an M.A. in Jewish Education from Hebrew University. Dyonna is a frequent guest lecturer and has appeared on Israel’s Channel Two TV, Galei Tzahal and Reshet Bet radio.

Four Questions for a Young Israeli Social Entrepreneur

By Dyonna Ginsburg 1. Your mission statement speaks of “empowering the next generation of young Israelis to engage their Jewish identity and become powerful agents of social change.” How are you finding the response from young Israelis to you call for action? The cynics among us point to an Israeli society that is moving away from a collective identity to radical individualism, and lament the bygone days of a pioneering spirit. My experience, however, is very different. On a day to day …

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