|Kadima and United Synagogue Youth (USY) are youth groups that empower Jewish middle-schoolers and high-schoolers to plan and participate in educational, religious, community service, and social events. BEKI Kadima & USY is an inclusive youth group open to all Jewish youth, regardless of synagogue affiliation. Kadima & USY events are planned at the local (Southern Connecticut), regional (Connecticut & Western Massachusetts), and national level.|
A Jewish youth group for 5-8 graders
Click here to learn more or register your middle-schooler for BEKI Kadima!
A Jewish youth group for 9th-12th graders
Click here to learn more or register for BEKI USY!
| So far this year…
Helped with High Holiday preparations
Reached out to other Kadima chatpers in affected by Hurricane Matthew
Made Homemade Ice Cream (in individual plastic baggies!)
Participated in Regional Fun at Sports Center of CT.
Made 173 Thanksgiving pies which were sold to raise money for Tzedakh. 62 pies were donated to Jewish Family Service Food Pantry!
Zipped, Climbed and Jumped on the World’s largest indoor ropes course – that “It” in New Haven, CT!
Made Candles and homemade Latkes (including chocolate chip!) and Soufganiyot!
Celebrated Tu B’Shvat at a collective home hosted Shabbat.
USY has participated in Fall, and Winter Regional Conventions.
NEON DANCE and OVERNIGHT
Date: Saturday Feb 25 – Sunday Feb 26
Time: Starts at 8 PM Saturday, ends at 9:30 AM Sunday
Where: B’nai Tikvoh Sholom, 180 Still Road, Bloomfield, Connecticut 06002
Cost: $18 for Dance only (8-11 PM)
$25 for Dance and overnight
Register at www.tinyurl.com/hanefesh1617 by February 21.
Open to Grades 8-12.
Transportation Assistance Available.
For questions or further information contact BEKI USY Advisor, Becky May at USYBEKI@gmail.com.
Are you a junior or senior??? Do you want to chair Spring Convention??? (May 12-14 in Milford, MA)
Play a major roll in our final convention of the year. Fill out the online application here. https://goo.gl/forms/xfZdm0nvPhbT9Xk33