Hub Up Projects

Hub Up projects reflect our understanding that not all Jewish life needs to be arranged through organizations, and some of the most creative and impactful influences on a community can come from individuals or groups having an idea for a project.

Have you got a project idea or plan and need assistance to realize it? Do you need partners, professional support or resources to launch you project? The Mozaik Hub is open for all initiators and community activists, that want to make their project happen, and need professional or financial support.

How does the Mozaik Hub contribute to the success of your project or initiative? 

By providing

  • a workstation in the Mozaik Hub’s coworking space
  • customized professional support in the form of consultancy and mentoring
  • shared space for meetings and gatherings
  • equipment and tools.

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The Mozaik Hub’s intention is to be the ‘go-to place’ for Jewish community entrepreneurship. Our goal is to have 5-6 Hub Up projects supported every year. Recruitment for them will be done through Szarvas as well as public competitions and awards.

Besides the opportunities mentioned you can also apply for a microgrant with your Hub Up initiative. You can read more about our microgrants here. (Please note that only projects and initiatives from Hungary are eligible to receive a microgrant.)

If you are interested in learning more about these opportunities and would like to apply with your project or initiative please contact us.

Currently running Hub Up projects

Qesher

Qesher offers weekly interactive sessions in which local experts share the history and present of their Jewish communities from around the globe. The contribution of participants also helps to fund a local Jewish project, cause or organization, this way creating a connection (qesher) between individuals, communities and the wider Jewish world. Learn more

Luah.hu

The www.luah.hu website is a nonpartisan online platform that offers free publicity and advertising opportunities for all local Jewish organizations including NGOs, institutions, synagogues informal groups and new initiatives. Community programs of each participating organization appear on this automated event calendar with equal chances to introduce the whole Jewish community scene to the public. Learn more

Talmud NOW

The “Talmud not only for women” or Talmud NOW project is a series of lectures and other learning events that was launched in December 2014 with the aim to bring closer Jewish texts to our contemporary lives. With the help of invited guest lecturers all participants have the chance to deepen their knowledge in topics that are related to our times but were also discussed by our sages. Learn more

Dear Me!

Dear Me! seeks to strengthen the knowledge of teenagers about the Holocaust with the use of a theatrical play. The play that shows personal stories from the Holocaust from the perspective of youth, combined with an informal activity helps deeper understanding, openness and acceptance. Learn more

NestingPlay

The goal of NestingPlay is the early integration of youth with special educational needs. Through the methods of educating kindergarten workers and attendants and developing innovative playground tools they are striving to create environments that fosters integration. Learn more

Holocaust photo

The essence of Holocaust photo is creating a fresh, easily searchable database of photos from the Holocaust that can serve both as a learning and a teaching tool to those interested in the subject. With its interactive platform it extends on the traditional definition of an archive. Learn more

Freekey

Freekey is a movement created to institutionalize and advance the availability of the personal assistant system in Hungary. This empowering system would help integrate the biggest minority in need. Learn more

Judapest

Judapest is working on filling a hole in the market which could ease the 21. century Jewish lifestyle. The goal is to create religious and traditional objects, Judaica which both fulfil their original function and adapt to the designs and styles of the modern world. Learn more