by Rachel Kranson

A Break With Spring Break

For many college students, spring break is a time to lie on a beach. But in 1999, Stephanie Fingeroth, assistant director of outreach and education at the American Jewish World Service, discovered that many Jewish students were looking for more. In response, the AJWS, together with Hillel, created the “Alternative Spring Break” program.

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