Turning Passion into Action

Wednesday, October 17, 2018
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM


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Turning Passion into Action

Helping Teens Embrace Who They Are and Make their Positive Mark on the World
Presented by Val Weisler
Founder and CEO of The Validation Project

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 8:00 PM
Temple Sholom 594 North Bridge St., Bridgewater, NJ

Valerie is the founder and CEO of The Validation Project, an international organization that works with 6,000+ teenagers in 105 countries to turn passion into positive action through mentoring and social justice assignments. Her self-designed kindness curriculum is taught in 1000 schools. Valerie was recently named a L'Oreal Paris Woman of Worth and her work has been featured in CNN, People Magazine, The Meredith Viera Show and more. She has also served on the Harvard Graduate School of Education's advisory board and is a recipient of the National Jefferson Award for Peace and Justice. 

This program is free of charge and open to the community
For more information or to register, contact Jewish Family Service at 908-725-7799    or [email protected]
Co-Sponsored by:
The Luftman Family in Memory of Hannah Luftman,
Temple Sholom, Temple Sholom Hebrew High School, 
Jewish Family Service of Somerset, Hunterdon and Warren Counties

Age Groups
  • Adolescents
  • Adults
Community Services
Employment / Training
Family & Support Services
Payment Options
  • Free
Areas Served
  • Hunterdon County
  • Somerset County
  • Warren County

Last Updated: 09/18/18