Young Judaea Los Angeles Fellowship

Are you ready to change LA, the world and your life?

Are you ready to lead?

Are you ready for your future?

Summer 2019 – Spring 2020


Young Judaea’s Los Angeles Jewish Teen Leaders Fellowship offers a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to develop your leadership skills while creating engaging programs for peers in Los Angeles.  You will receive:

  • A grant of up to $3500 to attend Tel Yehudah, the international teen leadership camp of Young Judaea
  • 10 Months of close mentorship with the Los Angeles Program Coordinator. Mentorship includes weekly calls, leadership training, and hands on practical application of leadership skills through the implementation of a Young Judaea LA program.
  • The opportunity to participate in National programs with teen leaders from across the United States
  • A Leadership role in shaping programming for Jewish teens in Los Angeles
  • The Fellowship opportunity is open to LA Jewish Teens entering grades 9- 11
  • Tel Yehudah Dates and Sessions:

First Session: June 26-July 24, 2019 (4 Weeks)

TY Intensives:  July 29 – August 13 (2 Weeks)

Havurah July 29 – August 13 (2 Weeks) – for teens from the Russian-Speaking Jewish Community

  • Year Round: Local YJ Fellowship work September 2019 – June 2020.

Young Judaea’s Mission: Mission Statement: To inspire American Jews’ life-long engagement with Israel and the Jewish People. Our life-changing camp, year-round and Israel experiences foster an open and pluralistic environment that encourages mutual respect and understanding between diverse groups of Jews and empower our chanichim (participants) by imbuing them with the self-confidence, independence, problem-solving skills, knowledge, and other tools they need to make informed choices for themselves and the communities they will help to shape.

Tel Yehudah’s Mission: Tel Yehudah inspires Jewish and Zionist youth from around the world to experience and embrace the diversity of the Jewish people in a joyful and diverse community while training them to become leaders who effect positive change for the Jewish people, Israel and the world. Read more about Tel Yehudah HERE.

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For more information contact Sharon Schoenfeld at or call 917-595-2100 x209