Rutgers Learning Network Inc

Rating: 5 stars   13 reviews

Issues: Arts & Culture

Location: 172 Carol St Rabbi Meir Goldberg Lakewood NJ 08701 USA

Mission: Rutgers Jewish Xperience is committed to educating young Jews about their heritage and inspiring them to use this knowledge to better themselves and the greater Jewish community.
Results: Of the 300+ students per year that we have an ongoing relationship with, 150 will enjoy an authentic Shabbat experience in local communities. 100 will take advantage of weekly private tutorials given by our staff. 100 will attend weekly classes. 85 will participate in Jewish trips, in Israel and the U.S. in addition to the dozens of students that go on our birthrite trip we sponsor with Hillel. 20+ students have made aliyah. Jmed Jewish medical students club; Matching pre med students with Jewish medical professionals. Jbiz Jewish business students club; Matching business students with Jewish business professionals. Most students will have the most powerful, positive Jewish experience of their lives. Our staff puts an emphasis on developing close personal relationships with each student.
Target demographics: College students in NJ
Direct beneficiaries per year: 300+
Geographic areas served: State of NJ and beyond
Programs: Maimonides Leaders Fellowship Sinai Chavruta Study Program Jmed JBiz Israel Trips
2012 Top-Rated Nonprofit
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Rating: 5 stars  

Rutgers Jewish Xpereince (AKA Learning Network) has helped young NJ college students maximize their Jewish potential by creating close relationships with students and connecting them to the timeless wisdom of Jewish tradition, Shabbat, trips and internships to Israel, Poland and US based retreats.

They have laid the groundwork for a vibrant Jewish NJ in generations to come.

They work with hundreds of students each year, inspiring them to be the best that they can be.

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Rutgers Jewish Xperience (AKA Rutgers Learning Network) is committed to educating young Jews about their heritage and inspiring them to use this knowledge to better themselves and the greater Jewish community. Our goals are To build awareness in students of their connection to the past and their responsibility to carry on Jewish values in the future.

To instill a sense of pride in the Jewish homeland and commitment to the land of Israel.

To give students Jewish experiences which model Jewish values and clarify its relevance in today's world.

To encourage students to explore and learn more about their Judaism and serve as mentors to their peers.

To provide exciting Jewish activist opportunities.

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2012

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Rutgers Jewish Xperience (Rutgers Jewish Learning Network) is an incredible organization that is greatly impacting Jewish campus life at Rutgers University. RJX is committed to educating Jewish students about their heritage and inspiring them to use this knowledge to better themselves and the greater Jewish community. Students that are part of RJX gain a sense of pride in their Judaism and develop a strong connection to the Jewish community. Students love the organization's warm atmosphere and develop long lasting friendships and relationships with the staff. The students walk away empowered with their knowledge of Judaism and understanding of their heritage. Phenomenal organization!

Will you volunteer or donate to this organization beyond what is required of board members?

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How much of an impact do you think this organization has?

Life-changing

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When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2012

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Rutgers Learning Network (RJX) is one of the most worthy organizations around. The outreach it provides to unaffiliated (and even affiliated) Jewish Rutgers students engenders Jewish pride that lasts a lifetime.

Will you volunteer or donate to this organization beyond what is required of board members?

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How much of an impact do you think this organization has?

Life-changing

Will you tell others about this organization?

Definitely

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2012

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