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Posts tagged "Tzedek Tzedek Tirdof/Justice Justice You Shall Pursue"

What’s the opposite of apathy?

At BJE Impact we know the power of passionate youth willing to take action. We see evidence of this every day through our work with teens and with educational programs that seek to integrate community service and social action with […]

 
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Answering the Question, “What’s YOUR Impact?”

Each summer, I have the great privilege of leading the BJE Teen Service Corps, a summer day camp for entering middle and high school students. During the course of the Teen Service Corps, we experience the BJE Impact motto: Learn. […]

 
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Empowerment Lesson Plan

A series of lessons/activities for exploring the definition of “empowerment.” Activities build upon one another, and can be done over a series of meetings or as an intensive. Applicable for the classroom, camp, youth group, or any educational setting. Participants […]

 
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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 […]

 
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The Power of Apathy

“I will make it happen!” vs. “What difference will it make?” Here at BJE Impact, we believe that each person has the power to make a difference–through raising your voice for what you believe in, taking action, volunteering for a […]

 
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Teens CAN Make a Difference: BJE Teen Service Corps, 2013

“Many people don’t know how big the hunger problem is in the world. All of the places we went this week made me realize that I can do something about it. And I plan to.” -Jeremy, 12, Camper at BJE […]

 
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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.

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