Congregation Beth El–Keser Israel

85 Harrison Street, New Haven, CT 06515-1724 | P: 203.389.2108 |

Our banner is based on BEKI’s stained glass, designed in 2008 by Cynthia Beth Rubin. For information on this and other of Cynthia’s work, go to: <a href="" target="_blank"></a>. Artisan Fabrication by JC Glass of Branford, CT

BEKI Kadima & USY


USY is a youth group for Jewish high-schoolers (9th-12th grade), regardless of synagogue affiliation.  8th graders are invited to attend USY events in the spring semester.


(Wait list available at

Sunday January 15, 2017

3-5  pm.

Powder Ridge Resort, Middlefield, CT

Transportation assistance available.





*** Regional Winter Retreat 2017! ***

Local registration at appreciated so prospective participants can see who else from the area is participating.


Past Hanefesh USY Regional events include:

  • Fall Kinnus in Springfield, MA
  • Hanefesh SA/TO Pageant & Dance
  • Hanefesh Convention at Camp Ramah in Palmer, MA
  • Trip to Lake Compounce

Synagogue subsidies available for certain regional events!

Leadership opportunities
BEKI USY events are organized by a board of high-school USYers. Joining USY Board is a great opportunity to develop leadership skills and put your ideas into action.

To become a BEKI USY member, please submit the following form and payment per instructions on the form. For more questions, please contact the BEKI Youth Advisor at

USY Activities

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Upcoming Events

BEKI Kadima & USY