Tens of resources, companions and games for Shluchim serving the Latin American Jewish communities around the world, are now made available to the general public.
“¿CUÁL ES LA FECHA HEBREA DE SHAVUOT?”
This is a question that will have thousands of Spanish-speaking CTeeners across many different communities and countries jogging their memory. “What is the Hebrew date for the holiday of Shavuos?” Do you know the answer?
The pre-Shavuos hustle is a familiar one for Shluchim worldwide: cheesecake deliveries, all-night learning prep, ice cream parties, and more. Thankfully, there are many resources available to Shluchim to help ease the burden. Numerous Shlichus Whatsapp groups and Mosdos are heaped with Shavuos content tailored to the Shluchim’s needs.
However, the range of resources begins to dwindle for the more niche type of Shlichusin, such as the Spanish-speaking Jewish communities worldwide. Enter Rabbi Chai Kohan of the Spanish Desk at Merkos 302. Since 2015, Kohan has been helping Shluchim who cater to the Latin American communities worldwide, by partnering with Mosdos such as CTeen, CKids and CYP to create curriculums and programming all in the Spanish language.
Over the years, numerous resources have been created and made available to Shluchim, accumulating to an extensive database of hundreds of Spanish Shlichus tools. This year, in addition to making their resources available to Shluchim, the Spanish desk has now opened its programming to Lubavitchers and the general public. They are doing this hoping that it will help the broader Spanish-speaking Jewish community have a more meaningful and enjoyable Shavuos.
To receive one of the resources, message the Spanish Desk at Merkos 302 https://wa.link/bmagzv
Or email them at [email protected]
CTEEN CARD GAME
Are you smarter than your Bubby? Find out with this card game to play on Shavuot with the teens in your community!
MITZVAH SOCIETY FAMILY CARD GAME
A Mitzvah-themed game of Charades, fun for the whole family!
An inspirational guide from Mitzvah Society that covers different topics of Shavuot and our daily lives.
THE TABLETS – DISCUSSION MATERIAL
Make the Aseres Hadibros personal with a special guide created by CTeen, to help one discover a relevant and inspirational message from the Ten Commandments.
CKIDS SHAVUOS COURSE
A complete curriculum that you can divide into several classes about Shavuot, with stories, crafts, teachings and much more for the kids in your community.
CTEEN ASERES HADIBROS COMPANION
An engaging companion for teens in your community to use while reading the Ten Commandments.
CHABAD YOUNG PROFESSIONALS SOCIAL LEARNING
Engage your young professionals with stimulating questions, thought exercises, and food for thought based on the Rebbe’s Sichos on Shavuos.
MITZVAH SOCIETY SHAVUOS DISCUSSION CARDS
A set of stimulating discussion cards to engage your entire community and family
CKIDS SHAVUOS BOARDGAME
A unique Shavuot board game to play with your Hebrew School students or on Shavuot itself
Test your Shavuos Knowledge and have a great time while you’re at it—a fun game for the whole family.
CKIDS TZIVOS HASHEM MISSIONS
Children can fill out the mitzvos they did in Shavuos and be included in raffles for various grand prices.