The first Limmud UK Conference was inspired by American CAJE.
Under the Limmud International umbrella, the conference has spread around the world, from Bogota to Beijing, from Jerusalem to Johannesburg, from New Zealand to New York.
The Jerusalem Post reports that, “every place that has Jews should have its own Limmud.”
Limmud Former Soviet Union (FSU) brings Limmud to Russia, Ukraine, Moldova, and Belarus.
Inspired by Limmud Los Angeles, Mila Wichter is joined by a group of Limmud enthusiasts to bring Limmud home to the Bay Area.
Some of the world’s most dynamic Jewish educators, thinkers and community leaders bring their all to Limmud Bay Area making it an instant hit.
We doubled in size and outgrew Asilomar.
Limmud Bay Area moved to Wine Country from Monterey Bay.
Bay Area Limmudniks came together for a Shabbat and never looked back.
In just this one year, Limmud International reports that 74 unique Limmud events were run worldwide by 4,000 volunteers with 35,000 participants. Limmud Conference became Limmud Festival, and Limmud Bay Area Conference became Limmud Bay Area Festival.
A successful shift from a Conference to a Festival.
Three Taste-of-Limmud events in one day, in three different Bay Area locations: Berkeley, Palo Alto and San Francisco.
The biggest and best Limmud Bay Area Festival is scheduled for June 29-July 1, 2018.