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Aharon Ariel Lavi

Aharon Ariel Lavi is a serial social entrepreneur and a well-established community development professional, who believes that networks are the key to shaping our reality in the upcoming generation. Lavi is one of the founders and leaders of the Nettiot Mission-Driven Communities Network, reengaging Haredi Ba'aley Teshuva (Returnees) into Israeli society. He is also founder of Garin Shuva – A Jewish Eco-Mission-Driven-community on the Gaza border and co-founder of the National Council of Mission-Driven Communities, and directs its internal operations. Lavi is also involved in developing similar Jewish intentional communities in North America, as director of the Hakhel project.
Lavi is also the founder and general director of several unique Social Businesses in Israel, among them Hitzim - The mobile JCC based in the Negev, and the Rakee'a institute for developing groundbreaking curriculum for Haredi schools integrating Torah and secular studies.
Lavi Holds a B.A. in Economics and an M.A. in History, Philosophy and Sociology of Science, and currently writing his PhD in the field of Public Policy. He is a fellow in several research institutions in Israel and published a book on Judaism and Economics and many articles. During 2013-14 Lavi was a Tikvah Fund fellow in New-York city. He lives with his wife, Liat, and their three children in Shuva.

My Speakers Sessions

Sunday, March 6

3:00pm EST