BBYO in the News  





Apr 04 2016

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Coming to Terms with Her Judaism

The first day that I felt singled out by my religion: standing in my third grade classroom on the first day of Passover, I realized I would have to battle the tray of vanilla cupcakes topped with whipped frosting that my classmate had brought in to celebrate her birthday.

Mar 31 2016

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Teens gather for BBYO Lonestar Region’s Regional Kallah

From March 4 to 6, Texas Jewish teens from Houston, Austin and San Antonio came together at the Doubletree by Hilton Hotel Houston Greenway Plaza for BBYO Lonestar Region’s Maccabia Lonestar: Regional Kallah 2016.

Mar 30 2016

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BBYO teens will host carnival for special needs kids as part of youth service day

Nashville area Jewish teens will hold a carnival on Sunday, April 3 for kids ages 3-12 with special needs as part of J-Serve, the International Day of Jewish Youth Service. 

Mar 30 2016

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Nashville teens were among 4,000 at BBYO International Convention

Twelve BBYO teen leaders from Nashville were among the 4,000 Jewish youth who attended the recent BBYO International Convention in Baltimore, where they shared insights, met important Jewish thought leaders and philanthropists and helped break the Guiness World Record for the largest Shabbat...

Mar 30 2016

These words of encouragement

'It Starts With Us!'

It starts with us!" These words of encouragement and of hope were repeated often to 2,400 young Jewish leaders from around the world during BBYO's International Convention (IC) in Baltimore Feb. 11-15.

Mar 24 2016

Together as One, Forever United

Together as one, forever united.” The importance of these words has recently, in the face of constant anti-Semitism, stood out to the global Jewish community

Mar 21 2016

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Establishing a Jewish Youth Group in New Hope

The synagogue, Kehilat Hanahar (KHN), also known as The Little Shul by the River in New Hope, is hosting an informational session about the B'nai B'rith Youth Organization (BBYO) on Wednesday, April 13, at 6:15 p.m.

Mar 16 2016

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South Jersey Region has sprung into spring

South Jersey Region BBYO is comprised of 12 different chapters. Though united as one region, each chapter has its own unique identity and culture. 

Mar 09 2016

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Newsmakers, the Week of March 10, 2016

Jessica Edelson was elected B’Nai B’rith Youth Organization’s International Mazkirah, International Secretary for BBYO’s young female division, and Rhena Kelsen and the Honorable Isadore Kranzel, co-presidents of the Philadelphia Jewish Archives Center, were honored...