Leaving the Ultra-Orthodox World

Footsteps is the organization that supports those seeking to leave—or who have recently left—the ultra-Orthodox Jewish community. A recent virtual gala featured powerful testimonials from people unprepared for the modern world, who struggled with knowing little English and losing the financial and emotional support of their families. Learn more and watch the event video at youtu.be/xd2wNWp5uv4.

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