Jan 17 2018

Washington Jewish Week

BBYO Alums Gather to Reminisce

Frank was one of about 45 BBYO alumni who came together at the U Street bar Hawthorne on Jan. 11 to reminisce and mingle.

Jan 17 2018

Detroit Jewish News

BBYO’s Annual Convention Features Alums Passing The Torch To Current Teens

From the opportunities for teens to bond with their regional brothers and sisters to the exciting competitions between the chapters, it is a week filled with memories, fun and spirit that can only be found in Michigan.

Jan 03 2018

Pittsburgh Jewish Chronicle

Wexford welcomes new BBYO chapter

The youth group is the seventh sector in the Keystone Mountain Region, which spans across Southwest Pennsylvania and West Virginia.

Jan 02 2018

Connecticut Jewish Ledger

BBYO at work…and play

“Together We Will” was the theme of the BBYO Connecticut Valley Region Fall Convention, which brought together more than 250 teens at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Danbury for a weekend focusing on Jewish values and Jewish identity.

Dec 29 2017

Baltimore Jewish Times

Exploring the Place of My Family’s History

As I began to unravel the scroll and learn about the history of my ancestors, I was fascinated by just how many of my family members came from the former Soviet Union.

Dec 22 2017


BBYO Trip to Ukraine a life-changing experience

Two weeks ago, I traveled, with 13 other BBYO members from across the United States, to Ukraine. We joined Active Jewish Teens (AJT), BBYO's partner in the former Soviet Union, at its fourth international conference.

Dec 21 2017

Texas Jewish Post

We teens will build strong Jewish future

Today, a resurgance of Jewish life is taking place in the land of our heritage. After centuries of destruction and hatred for Jews in Europe, we have a glimmer of hope.

Dec 19 2017

e-Jewish Philanthropy

Ambassadors to Ukraine 2017 – Teen Reflection

Pitching the idea of going back to the country they desperately tried to leave in order to attend a conference with Jewish teens sounded crazy to them at first.

Dec 14 2017

The Mercury News

Los Gatos teens celebrate ‘Global Shabbat’ with Syrian refugee focus

Thousands of Jewish teens from around the world celebrated Global Shabbat on Dec. 8, with Bay Area residents joining the worldwide movement from the Addison-Penzak Jewish Community Center in Los Gatos.