Looking for a way to make a difference this school year AND have fun? Join us for Monthly Teen Volunteering opportunities offered at least one Sunday each month for teens in grades 6th through 12th.
For two weeks in August, Camp TOV brought teens in grades 7th through 10th together from all over Chicagoland to take part in hands-on volunteering. Some of the campers were able to share their thoughts and reflect on their experience with JUF News. Check out the article!
Nearly 150 8th graders have registered for Ta’am Yisrael: A Taste of Israel, taking place February 3-11, 2014. Highlights include the Western Wall and Jerusalem’s Old City, Tel Aviv, Masada, the Dead Sea, an archeological dig, Yad Vashem, an evening desert experience, activities with Israel peers, and tikkun olam opportunities. For more info: www.taamyisrael.org, email@example.com, or (312)673-3268.
Ariella Tavor has been involved in Stevenson High School in many different capacities, including the Class Board, cross country, and track. When she is not running, volunteers through federation's Monthly Teen Volunteering (MTV) program, spending her summers at Camp Tov, and volunteering at Keshet. Read More »
by Toby Klein for JUF News
"So who exactly is going to take you seriously," a neighbor laughs. "Don't underestimate us," I warned. "You'll soon see we're more than Jewish summer camp rejects..." Read More »
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