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Yosef Silver, 31

Need a cheerleader?  Call Yosef. 

He is an incredibly passionate individual and he uses that skill in his work and community efforts. Yosef is a Marketing Strategist and food writer, who is as enthusiastic about creating an excellent online experience as he is a great meal. He shares his unique perspective on kosher cooking at This American Bite and has been a contributing author for Joy of Kosher and Times of Israel

He serves as the Chair of YOURKC (formerly JFED’s B&P), is on the Board the Vaad HaKashruth, and is active at Congregation BIAV.  Share his adventures by following @yosefsilver on Instagram.

Yosef lives in Overland Park with his wife and three children.

Profession: Director of Strategy at Venta Marketing

I'm passionate about: family, travel, food and wine. I write a food blog at and to connect with kosher food enthusiasts who have no idea there's a thriving Jewish community in KC.

How I give back: : I find that the time I give to the Jewish Federation is incredibly rewarding. The Federation seems to be able to overcome obstacles and hurdles and make an impact at home and abroad.

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