Inspiring Jewish teens to…
Learn. Act. Reflect. IMPACT.

Reflect: My Impact

BJE Teen Service Corps: Reflections on Williams Institute & JQ International

On Friday, August 1, the BJE Teen Service Corps had a joint workshop with the Williams Institute and JQ International, to learn about issues impacting the LGBTQ community, and receive training on how to use personal narrative to advocate and […]

 
0 review Add to Favorites

BJE Teen Service Corps: Reflections on Make-A-Wish

On Thursday, July 31, 2014, the BJE Teen Service Corps met with representatives of Make-A-Wish of Greater LA to learn about their Kids for Wish Kids campaign. It was an afternoon that moved many of our campers want to make […]

 
0 review Add to Favorites

Service Learning as “Problem Solving:” Tikkun Olam at Brawerman East

             At Brawerman Elementary School East of Wilshire Boulevard Temple, we empower our young (Kindergarten through 2nd grade) students to find solutions to big problems during our weekly, all-school problem-solving time. This year, we began by introducing two major issues: […]

 
0 review Add to Favorites

YOZMA Israel: Reflections on our Impact

Through the YOZMA program at our school, Milken Community High School, we have been given the opportunity to support causes that we are passionate about. As the “Israel group,” we work together as a collaborative team to brainstorm ideas to […]

 
0 review Add to Favorites

Opening My Heart Through Service Learning

Not only do I feel it is my obligation as a Jew to serve others in need, but I feel that it is my obligation as a human being to open my heart to others. My passion for service learning […]

 
0 review Add to Favorites

Why Reflection?

  “We don’t learn from experience. We learn from reflection on experience.”–John Dewey Why is reflection such a critical component of Service Learning? As educational philosopher John Dewey indicates, reflection is the process that allows us to make meaning of […]

 
0 review Add to Favorites

bje impact is a program of:

BJE-Logo    Jewish-Federation-Logo
BJE Impact is a place to find volunteer opportunities for Jewish teens in Los Angeles and surrounding areas. We connect Jewish teens with volunteer opportunities and Jewish service learning resources. Teens can find volunteer opportunities, fulfill community service hours, explore Bar Mitzvah Projects and Bat Mitzvah Project in the L.A. area. Jewish Educators can find relevant Jewish lessons and Jewish values that connect to the various volunteer opportunities and/or service categories.

areas served:

Los Angeles, West LA, San Fernando Valley, South Bay, Beverly Hills, Sherman Oaks, Tarzana, Encino, Studio City, Hollywood, North Hollywood, West Hollywood, Woodland Hills, Calabasas, Agoura Hills, Westlake, Ventura, Santa Monica, Venice, Downtown LA.

connect on facebook