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: Shimshy Gansburg
School: Oholei Torah
What talent did you decide to showcase? Art
What supplies (or other) did you use to create your entry?
Pencils, kneadable eraser and sketchbook
What is the theme of your entry?
A picture of the Lubavitcher Rebbe shaking his lulav
What makes your entry special?
I have never had any art lessons and did this all alone.
What does the ‘power of Jewish children’ contest mean to you?
An opportunity to display my artwork and give nachas to my family and teachers.
What about the contest excites you most?
Seeing all the different talents of Jewish children from all over the world.
What part does Tzivos Hashem play in your life?
An exciting way to connect with Hashem and the Rebbe.
To join “The Power of Children” competition log onto www.PowerofJewishChildren.com.