Day 71: Val Weisler

New York, United States

My peace offering is a look into my journey of Judaism intertwined with my activism, and how I came to view Yom Kippur as a day that pushes me to ask myself the hard questions and turn my reflections of the past year into actions for the next one.


Val is a queer, Jewish activist from New York. As the founder and leader of The Validation Project, she has provided social change programming, career field trips, and post-secondary resources for K-12 students around the world for the over seven years. Her work has been featured in Oprah Magazine and Glamour.


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