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Jewish Culture Festival Society and the festival office

Jewish Culture Festival Society was founded in 1995 in order to organize annual editions of the festival. Nowadays beside running the festival, our Society is responsible for the all year round activities in the Cheder, as well as for program for volunteers – The Machers. Festival office represents the Society in all its activities.

Janusz Makuch, director of the festival

Founder of the festival and its director from the very first edition. For his work he has been awarded with numerous awards and medals in Poland and abroad, including Polonia Restituta medal from the President of the Republic of Poland, Irena Sendlerowa Award from the Taube Foundation as well as an award from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs for promotion of Poland abroad.

Katarzyna Wydra, deputy director

She graduated tourism at the Academy of Physical Education and Culture Management at the Jagiellonian University in Krakow. She joined the festival in 1999 and is responsible for programming, production and logistic of the festival.

Robert Gądek, deputy director

Graduated Polish Philology at the Jagiellonian University and Arts Management Training Initiative Scotland. Since 2005 he coordinates PR and fundraising activities, as well as production of the festival. He is also a media contact on behalf of the festival.

Paweł Kowalewski, program manager

Graduated from University of Music and Tel Aviv University, joined the festival team in 2011. He is responsible for programming – both for the festival as well as for the Cheder.

Aleksandra Ziętek, manager of volunteering program

Graduated culture management at the Jagiellonian University in Krakow. She started to cooperate with the festival in 2013 as a volunteer, since 2016 coordinates the entire volunteering program.

Jewish Culture Festival Society - information

The Society presents i promotes contemporary Jewish culture from Israel and the entire Diaspora. By doing so, we aim to eliminate anti-Semitism and to create a friendly and welcoming environment for the growing Jewish community. To achieve these aims, the Society organizes annual Jewish Culture Festival, all year round programs at the Cheder as well as by developing and promoting ideas of voluntary work as a part of the program called The Machers.

The Society is a non-governmental and non-profit charity, registered in Poland.

Society's governing bodies

Board of the Society
Janusz Makuch – President
Anna Jędrocha – Secretary
Marek Grochowski – Treasurer

Audit Commission
Małgorzata Walczak
Dorota Szlenk-Dziubek
Krystyna Sowińska

Accounting of the Society 
Maria Bobrowska – Chief Accountant
Elżbieta Woch – Independent Accountant
Klaudia Czaja – Accountant

Jewish Culture Festival Society
Stowarzyszenie Festiwal Kultury Żydowskiej
36, Józefa Stree, 31-056 Kraków, Poland

NIP: 676-20-55-190 (Tax Identification Number)
REGON: 350806019 (Company Register Number)
KRS: 0000168258 (Charity Registration Number)

Bank:
Raiffeisen Bank Polska S.A. Oddział Kraków
ul. Armii Krajowej 18, 30-150 Kraków

Numer rachunku (IBAN)
PL 78 1750 1048 0000 0000 0318 1348
SWIFT code:
RCBWPLPW

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Wyrażam zgodę na otrzymywanie korespondencji drogą elektroniczną. *Wyrażam zgodę na przetwarzanie moich danych osobowych przez Stowarzyszenie Festiwal Kultury Żydowskiej zgodnie z ustawą z dn. 29 sierpnia 1997 r. o ochronie danych osobowych (Dz. U. z 2002 r. Nr 101, poz. 926 z późn. zm.) w celach marketingowych i handlowych. *Wyrażam zgodę na przesyłanie informacji handlowych i marketingowych drogą elektroniczną przez Stowarzyszenie Festiwal Kultury Żydowskiej zgodnie z ustawą z dn. 18 lipca 2002 roku o świadczeniu usług drogą elektroniczną (Dz. U. z 2002 r. Nr 144, poz. 1204 z późn. zm.).*
Administratorem danych osobowych jest Stowarzyszenie Festiwal Kultury Żydowskiej, z siedzibą w Krakowie (31-056), ul. Józefa 36. Oświadczam, że dane podałem dobrowolnie i zastrzegam sobie prawo dostępu do udostępnionych przez mnie treści, ich poprawiania oraz usuwania