Experience a Summer in the vibrant city of Washington, DC and make a lasting impact on the local community with advocacy experts and professionals who are committed to change.
At IMPACT: DC you will learn about current issues and make your voice heard in lobbying sessions with public officials and key decision makers. Whether you’re new to advocacy and service or politics is your passion, through learning sessions, hands-on service projects and advocacy training you’ll be able to Stand UP for the issues you care about in an effective and influential way.
Sheri Rosenberg has returned to Nashville to lead the local Jewish youth group for high school students and its counterpart for junior high students, BBYO Connect. As assistant BBYO regional director, she will also have responsibility for helping oversee BBYO chapters in New Orleans and Huntsville, AL.
After a summer apart, the 12 chapters of SJR have respectively kicked off their 2015-2016 year. There was much excitement; it is rough every year to switch from seeing your friends and chapter members every weekend to not seeing them for three months. With everyone scattered at sleepaway camps, BBYO summer programs, or busy with summer jobs, chapter kickoffs couldn’t come soon enough.
Glen Ridge High School freshmen Jessica Muney and Isabella Rossi, in consultation with Judi Youngman, senior executive regional director of the BBYO Greater Jersey Hudson River Region, will open a local coed chapter of the teen-led organization