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COJECO RSJ Symposium

Boston Adults General Public Inter-generational

Leeza Negelev

Associate Director of Education at Mayyim Hayyim Community Mikveh

Leeza Negelev is a Jewish Educator who reaches for the joy of learning, while making room for many voices. Leeza is the Associate Director of Education at Mayyim Hayyim, a Community Mikveh and Education Center that serves as an international model of religious pluralism and innovation-driven work in the Jewish world. Leeza is a Combined Jewish Philanthropies 2016 Chai in the Hub honoree.


Mayyim Hayyim Living Waters Community Mikveh and Paula Brody and Family Education Center
1838 Washington Street Newton, MA 02466

Mission: Mayyim Hayyim's mission is to reclaim and reinvent one of Judaism's most ancient rituals--immersion in the mikveh--for contemporary spiritual use; to teach about this resource to all who are interested; and to make the mikveh a sacred space that is open and accessible to all Jews and those who are becoming Jews.