Buffalo Jewish Teen Initiative Teen Retreat

Jewish Community Center 2640 North Forest Road, Getzville, NY

Kick off the year with the Buffalo Jewish Teen Initiative! See your friends and make new ones at a day of learning, self-exploration, community & camp. The teen retreat is open to all Jewish teens in grades 8-12. Included with your registration is lunch, dinner, snacks, time at the ropes course, and more! Cost: $18 […]

Student to Student

Jewish Community Center 2640 North Forest Road, Getzville, NY

Student to Student is a national prosocial program where Jewish teens travel to area high schools to engage with their non-Jewish peers and teach them about Judaism. Participants are trained to both share personal stories and how to respond to questions about Jewish identity, culture, and religious practices. Student to Student participants will learn valuable […]

Teen Leadership Council

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY

The Teen Leadership Council is a convening body made up of teen representatives from NFTY, USY, Buffalo Jewish Teen Initiative, Park Kadimah Scholars and other Buffalo Jewish agencies and synagogues. This group provides support to teen leaders and works to plan community wide collaborative teen programs. This in-person meeting is for teens in grades 8-12. […]

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Teen Leadership Fellowship

Buffalo, NY Buffalo, NY

Teen Leadership Fellowship participants will develop practical skills and gain awareness of Buffalo's history, civic responsibility, race/diversity, and personal potential all through the lens of applied Jewish wisdom. Open to teens in grade 10. Upon registration, teens will be asked to complete a few short personal reflections. This program takes place one Sunday a month. […]

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Being Jewish

Jewish Community Center 2640 North Forest Road, Getzville, NY

How has your life changed in 2021? Ben Wolfson and Rabbi Ori Bergman will guide conversations about what it's like to be a teen today and how Judaism can help teens make sense of the people, events, and trends that impact their lives on a daily basis. Open to teens in grades 8 and 9. […]