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2010 Recipient

David Weingarten

Woodland Hills | 18

2010 Award Recipient

David learned as a teen of the challenges faced by the Abayudaya tribe of Uganda who were forced to hide their Jewish identity and worship in silence during the reign of Idi Amin. David, through his involvement with United Synagogue Youth (USY) worked to encourage and help revive the community's youth movement and create a strong Jewish youth culture in Sub-Saharan Africa led by the next generation of Ugandan Jewish leaders.

USY-Abayudaya Partnership

The USY-Abayudaya Partnership helped to revive the community's youth movement and create a Jewish stronghold in Sub-Saharan Africa led by the next generation of Ugandan Jewish leaders.

David Weingarten

2010 AWARD RECIPIENT VIDEO