Jun 22 2020

The Jewish Outlook

BBYO Holds Virtual Convention

BBYO Lonestar Region gathered for their first Spring Virtual Convention, May 1-3. More than 170 teens from Austin, College Station, Houston and San Antonio participated in the weekend-long event.

Jun 04 2020

Pittsburgh Jewish Chronicle

Playing the long game: Lost Tribe connects Jewish youth through esports

When Lost Tribe Esports was launched in 2016, some people questioned the organization’s founder, Lenny Silberman, on the likelihood of teens congregating online, for prolonged periods, with limited in-person activity.

Jun 03 2020

ejewish philanthropy

Include Us in the Conversation: COVID-19 and Teen Mental Health

Over the last few weeks, there have been tons of articles written about the effects of COVID-19 on the long-term mental health of teens. Will we experience more anxiety, depression, or post-traumatic stress? What will the future of our mental health look like? How can professionals and other...

May 20 2020

Jewish Community Voice

Region cheers accomplishments of chapters and members

On Sunday, May 3, South Jersey Region BBYO (SJR BBYO) celebrated the end of the year with our annual State of the Region Ceremony.

May 15 2020

Arizona Jewish Post

Two Tucsonans elected to BBYO regional board

Two Tucson teens, Gabe Friedman and Rachel Rudner, have been elected to the BBYO Mountain Region board.

May 13 2020

The Jewish News

Years After BBYO, One Friend Gives Another the Gift of Life

Alicia Chandler and Lesley Miles met as teens at BBYO. Alicia went to North Farmington High School and Lesley went to Berkley. After graduation, they each went their separate ways.

May 08 2020

Heritage Florida News

Hillel International and BBYO to offer virtual college visits for high school seniors

Hillel International and BBYO are connecting graduating high school seniors with current college students for virtual campus visits and question-and-answer sessions.

May 06 2020

Jewish Community Voice

SJR teens enjoying a fabulous range of ‘virtual’ activities

As quarantine continues, BBYO On Demand (BBYO’s virtual platform) is still on a roll! BBYO has hosted guest speakers such as Mark Cuban, Adam Schefter, and Tracy Wolfson, and SJR has hosted many programs as well.

Apr 13 2020

Cleveland Jewish News

Solon student receives BBYO ONR Kaufman Family Involvement Award

When Chase Mandell joined David Berger AZA No. 1823 chapter of BBYO, he leapt in with both feet.