|| Migdal International center of Jewish community programs
About Us (Mission Statement)
Migdal is a large unique Jewish non-profit organization that offers numerous
services to the Jewish Community of Odessa, Ukraine as well as conducts
cultural and educational exchange with Jewish Communities worldwide through
exhibits, seminars, conferences, and other programs. So far we conducted
exchange programs with our colleagues from Israel, America, Austria and
Programs and Services
For all our visitors, including all age groups, we offer classes in Jewish
tradition, history, literature, and Hebrew language, Jewish art and design,
professional dance and singing, and, finally, computer classes. We also offer
theatrical studio and music school for children as well as English and Hebrew
lessons. Our Sunday programs are regularly attended by all age groups and are
taught by highly professional teachers. Some of most popular Migdal's programs
are katainot for children, summer family retreats Halom, Jewish Student
Club and Jewish Family Club.
Mazl Tov is Migdal's Center for the Early Child Development designed for
children from birth to 5 years of age.
Shorashim is Migdal's Jewish Museum that includes collectors' club, research
center and place for exhibits and conferences.
Migdal Publishing Center regularly publishes almanac «Jewish Soul», series
«Jewish Odessa», catalogue «Jewish Collection», and magazine «Migdal
Times». We draw from the resources of Migdal's Library and Methodical
Center for our publications.
Migdal Or (Jewish Musical Theater) — Migdal Or is
first and original part of Jewish life in Odessa that was born before Migdal
and from which Migdal was developed. Even though Migdal Or is a separate
entity, many Migdal Or's artist also teach in Migdal. That is why we are proud
to claim that our children are taught by professional artists.