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Madelyn Gelb

2018-2019 Rising Voices Fellow Madelyn Gelb
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Madelyn Gelb, 2018-2019 Rising Voices Fellow

Mady Gelb is a senior at Central Bucks High School East in Doylestown, PA. She is passionate about feminism, Judaism, environmentalism, and social justice. She is an active congregant at her synagogue, where she volunteers. She also spends time volunteering at A Women's Place and is the co-president of the Women of the World club at her school. She spends her summers at Camp Ramah in the Poconos, where she has found some of her best friends. Mady enjoys dancing, comedy, reading, and spending time with her friends.

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Western Wall

Looking at the Kotel Through a Feminist Lens

I remember being four years old and writing notes to God to put into the fake Kotel we had constructed at my preschool. It was about three feet tall and made out of colorful building blocks, but to me, that was as good as it got.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Madelyn Gelb." (Viewed on January 16, 2019) <https://jwa.org/blog/author/madelyn-gelb>.

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