Vyatcheslav (Slava) Nagnybida, Manager of Information, Khmelnitsky Welfare Fund “Hesed Besht”, Ukraine

Nagnibeda Slava

Nahnybida Vyacheslav was born September 30, 1987 in Khmelnitsky to a loving family of doctors. After finishing high school, Vyacheslav became interested in journalism. He then joined the local Institute of Social Technology at the Faculty of Journalism and became active in the non-profit world. After graduation, he took the position of editor at the Khmelnitsky and Ternopil Jewish newspaper Shalom Aleichem at the Charitable

Foundation Hesed Besht. In 2010, he was promoted to press secretary of the organization. Last year, Vyacheslav helped organize the Metsuda conference for young leaders of Jewish communities. He now takes care of youth and youth clubs in the community. In 2013, he created his own NGO “Podolsky Space” to promote equality, kindness and cooperation for the benefit of the community and society as a whole.