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

BEKI Kadima & USY

Kadima logoUSY logo  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!
Come make pies for Thanksgiving and Tzedakah! Sunday, November 6, 2016 at BEKI, start time 12:15

Kosher, Parve Pumpkin and Apple pies made with our own pumpkin filling and pre-made crusts. A 22 year old tradition of the Youth groups at BEKI!

Come for as long as you like or until we’re done… We made almost 300 pies in recent years but we can’t do it without a lot of hands. How many pies can you make?

RSVP appreciated at but drop in’s welcome as well.

 Fall Kinnus (Gathering) USY and Kadima.

Nov.18-20 2016  at Camp Ramah New England in Palmer, MA.

This is a fantastic opportunity for the entire Hanefesh Region to come together as a community!  Early Bird Discount Registration Deadline, November 2, 2016. Regular deadline November 7, 2016

Questions? Contact: Jason Kay, Hanefesh Youth Coordinator
at 609-651-0891,

Register at:


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BEKI Kadima & USY