Journalist by Day, Social Entrepreneur by Choice
Travels from New York, NY
Topics:Arts & Culture, Academic Perspectives on Israel and Jewish History, Anti-Terrorism and Security
Jessica Abo is an award-winning journalist, a respected social entrepreneur, and one of JNF’s most in-demand speakers. In 2014, Ms. Abo traveled to high schools across the country to speak with teenagers about the dangers of bullying. A devoted philanthropist, she has raised more than $1 million for the Jewish community through charity events and running marathons. Leveraging her engaging presence and passion for social justice, Ms. Abo recently launched a media startup, which features content that empowers the next generation.
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