Interviews with a Fellow: Yael Pachino

We asked our 2019 Fellows to answer some questions about themselves. Photo credit to Yael Pachino Photography. Here is our interview with Yael

My venture in under 5 words is… Loving and Celebrating Jewish Marriage.

What are you most excited to learn during the fellowship? How to start a non-profit

What is your favorite mitzvah (good deed)? Tzedakah – No matter what I can always give a little something.

The holiday that I could celebrate every day is… Secular: Thanksgiving… Jewish: Rosh Hashanah.

My favorite thinking music genre is… Jazz

If I were a kitchen appliance I would be… A toaster!

My favorite button on a microwave is… +30 sec

If you were a tree, what kind of tree would you be and why? Willow Tree – They are known for their awareness, spirituality, and intuition.

Yael’s venture is The Jewish Wedding Project. Her mission is to help celebrate and cherish the beginning of every Jewish family through photography and more. To talk to Yael about her venture, chat with her at Pitch Night


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