Tzivos Hashem is running a worldwide competition for Jewish children to mark 30 years since the youth movement was established by the Lubavitcher Rebbe.
“The Power of Jewish Children” will feature entries from children from around the world, who will compete for prizes totaling $30,000 cash and a trip to New York.
COLive.com is one of the major sponsors of the contest, which will be judged by a panel of judges and by public votes.
Entries may be in one of three categories:
Heart: A Chesed Award for an exceptional act of kindness for another.
Hand: A Performance Award for the best display of talent, such as a personally written story or poem, artwork, a comedy skit or playing a musical instrument.
Head: An Achievement Award for exceptional studies, researching and writing about something important or mastering a difficult concept.
COLlive is showcasing some of the entries:
Name: Pinchas Krasnanski
School: Tomchei Tmimim Lubavitch Montreal
What talent did you decide to showcase?
What supplies did you use to create your entry?
Oil paint and canvas
What is the theme and /or idea of your entry?
A Rov doing ‘Hagbah’ – lifting the Torah
What makes your entry special?
Because when I sit in the shul of my father’s Chabad of TMR, I follow Krias Hatorah and I find it fascinating how they lift the Torah.
What does the ‘power of Jewish children’ contest mean to you?
It means we can show our talents.
What about the contest excites you most?
That I was able to show my hard work.
What part does Tzivos Hashem play in your life?
I love being a Chayal in the Rebbe’s army and Tzivos Hashem makes it fun.
To join “The Power of Children” competition log onto www.PowerofJewishChildren.com.