Moishe House is a pluralistic international organization, provides meaningful Jewish experiences to young adults in their 20s. Their innovative model trains, supports and sponsors young Jewish leaders as they create vibrant home-based communities for themselves and their peers.
When David Cygielman graduated from college in 2006, he started hosting Shabbat dinners at his home. When the crowds started to overflow the house, he realized that there was a void in terms of Jewish programming options for 20-somethings. loan in usa That year, he created Moishe House – a place where residents receive subsidized housing in exchange for offering community events that they plan themselves on Jewish and non-Jewish topics relevant to their peers.
There has been spectacular growth in the organization – which now includes over 63 houses worldwide to engage more than 80,000 in total attendance per year. From Shabbat dinners and Learning Retreats to book clubs and sporting events, residents find ways to connect their peers with community, wherever they are.
To provide meaningful Jewish experiences for young adults around the world by supporting leaders in their 20s as they create vibrant home-based Jewish communities for themselves and their peers.
We envision Moishe House as the global leader of pluralistic Jewish life for adults in their 20s. We facilitate a wide range of experiences, so that they have the leadership, knowledge and community to enrich their Jewish journeys.