Jewish youth club of city Penza

History of the youth club in Penza is 22 years old. During this time, graduates of the club became wonderful and talented people, who are actively involved in Jewish community life, have achieved heights in business and even conquered Russian show business. In addition, many young people became community donors and are engaged in charity. 

Almost all this time, the main sponsors of the club is JDC, which supports through Penza Regional Jewish Charitable Foundation "Center Hatikva" and "Hillel Russia."

Members of the youth club involved in the following permanent and occasional programs and activities:

- Weekly Shabbat;

- Jewish holidays and events;

- Jewish Film Club;

- "Par par" project;

- The "Shabbat challah to every house";

- The "Jewish Games Library";

- The ensemble of ancient and modern Jewish music

- Computer literacy for elderly;

- Volunteer projects (cleaning of the old Jewish cemetery, the interaction with the orphanage for children with special needs);

- Madrichim in Metsuda and family camps

- Participate in local and regional international activities.

Young people actively cooperate with the club "Golden Age." Many graduates of the youth club have already brought their children to Sunday school. Thus, there is a link between generations.

During the time of the Jewish youth leadership project Metsuda 14 club members participated in qualifying round and 9 of them graduated from Metsuda, most importantly is that they implemented and continue implementing social projects.

More than 10 members of the youth club received gratitude of the governor of the Penza region for the strengthening of international relations.

Head of the club:  Ilya Grossman

Address:  52 Maxim Gorky Street Room №16

Tel: 8(8412) 56 2985