BBYO in the News  





Jan 17 2016

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Why We Attend the Summit on Jewish Teens

The entire Jewish community must face the multi-faceted challenge of engaging our youth. Our collective Jewish future depends on it. No single approach, organization, funder or community will succeed if we do not think and act differently than in the past. 

Jan 15 2016

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Building a Teen Movement to Repair the World – On MLK Weekend and Throughout the Year

The collaboration between BBYO and Repair the World taking place over MLK Weekend illustrates how two organizations are using a movement model to engage teens and change lives.

Jan 14 2016

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A Turning Point for Area’s Jewish Community

When my son, Charlie, now a sophomore at Friends School of Baltimore, asked to join BBYO last year, I swelled with pride.

Jan 10 2016

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Global Jewish Service Corps Expands Reach to Scandinavia

Since 1987, hundreds of volunteers have traveled to dozens of countries around the world as part of the Global Jewish Service Corps

Dec 27 2015

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Reunion planned for New Orleans AZA, BBG

A New Orleans BBYO reunion weekend is being planned around the theme of reconnect, renew and rebirth - reconnecting with old friends and renewing those relationships, while supporting the rebirth of BBYO in New Orleans

Dec 23 2015

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BBYO Portland City Director Sam Swire told us about BBYO regional presidents in the Evergreen Region, which includes Oregon, Washington, Montana and parts of British Columbia. 

Dec 23 2015

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Fighting hunger with ‘Mockingjay’ food drive

On Wednesday, Nov. 18, South Jersey Region held our annual canned food drive for the final installment of the Hunger Games franchise as part of the international order’s efforts to fight hunger.

Dec 18 2015

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BBYO’s Hanukkah

More than 40 Jewish teens dressed in their ugliest holiday attire on Tuesday, Dec. 8, to celebrate Hanukkah among fellow BBYO members. 

Dec 15 2015

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BBYO’s new Jewish educator wants teens to embrace history

Helping Jewish teenagers connect with their heritage is a personal passion for Devorah Shiffman.