gmr invite convention

Are you ready for a weekend that is sure to be a BLAST FROM THE PAST? We are so excited that you decided to join all of your friends from across Illinois for our biggest convention of the year! Get ready to connect with new and old friends during our teen led programs, celebrate Shabbat, enjoy all of the typical convention fun, and compete in our chapter based competitions! Will your chapter take home the gold? See below for all information you need for the weekend including the schedule with program descriptions and links!


The password for all zoom calls throughout the weekend is gmrinvite unless otherwise noted

Event Time Event Name Event Description Zoom Link
6:30-7:00 Welcome + Intro
7:00-7:30 Shabbat Services
7:30-8:30 Chapter Shabbat dinners and prayers   Click this link to access Chapter Zooms
8:30-9:00 Break    
9:00-10:00 Tshirt, Advisor Appreciation, and Digital Art Presentation
10:00-11:00 iCarly Showneg In this program, we will use iCarly as a way of becoming more familiar with different BBYO values. By talking about the folds, watching some clips from iCarly, and even writing our own scenes inspired by the show, program participants will have a fun time learning more about the framework of our order!
10:00-11:00 Haunted Game NIght Join us for a spooky and exhilarating Oneg escape room complete with food and some adrenaline. The program may or may not include storytelling with some of your favorite BBGs!
10:00-11:00 Presentation Night A creative program for GMR to be able to come up with their hot takes on the most iconic TV shows and movies of the 2000s!
11:00 Senior Time


Card image cap
Dani Holstein – Regional S’ganit


gray photo
Zack Cohen – Regional S’gan
Card image cap
Kaitlin Footlik – Coordinator


gray photo
Leo Necheles – Coordinator
Card image cap
Megan Orgler – Coordinator


Card image cap
Joshua Schwartz – Coordinator


Riley Ablin
Tamar Agam
Ben Berkeley
Cooper  Choldin
Lexi Gitler
Sophie  Golden
Hannah Goldwin
Aiden Holstein
Eli Jobrack Lundy
Gabi Josefson
Sarah Lieber
Evan Lieber
Riley Rosenthal
Jonny Sasson
Sigi Shure
Hailey Steinback
Isabel Straus
Morgan Taitel
Abby Zucker
Chapter Representatives:
Ahavah - Abby Crelman
Aviva - Abby Rasof
Chai Tov - Mallory Gork
Etz Chaim - Jacob Zucker
Haganah - Noah Silverstein
Jane Beber Abramson - Kaylee Zaceduk
Korczak - Sarah Lieber
Moreshet Ma'Arav - Mira Zatzenbloom
Ometz - Will Toscano
Palmach - Gabi Josefson