AWB In The News

Many of our AWB teens have been featured for their amazing and inspiring work and will to help those in need. Below are just a few articles covering our teens from AWB 2013:

jewishjournal

JEWISH JOURNAL: Christmas A Time For Tikkun Olam

While some teenagers hit the slopes or the beach over their winter break, dozens of high-schoolers from across the continent... [more]

patch

PATCH - Larchmont & Mamaroneck: Teens Give Up Winter Break To Volunteer

Twenty-one Jewish high school students from the New York area, including two from Larchmont and Mamaroneck, are spending their winter break... [more]

jns

JNS.org: Jewish Teens Return From Young Judaea Winter Break Service Trips

Young Judaea's Alternative Winter Break (AWB) program sent more than 100 North American Jewish high school students to partake... [more]

thejewishchronicle

THE JEWISH CHRONICLE: Local YJ Teens Spend Break Doing Community Service

Two Pittsburgh teens forfeited a winter break filled with sleeping in and lounging around the house, for a week immersed in tikkun olam... [more]

jewishscene

JEWISH SCENE: Jewish High School Students Volunteer During Winter Break

More than 100 Jewish high school students from across the U.S., Canada and Puerto spent their winter vacation lending a hand toward rebuilding and... [more]

crescentcity

CRESCENT CITY JEWISH NEWS: Young Judaea High Schoolers Spend Break in New Orleans

At the same time a smaller, but similarly dedicated group of 52 youth from Young Judaea worked for five days in and around New Orleans... [more]

jewishnews

JEWISH AZ: Teens Return From Young Judaea Service Trips

Young Judaea’s Alternative Winter Break (AWB) program sent more than 100 North American Jewish high school students to partake in community development projects... [more]

patch

PATCH - East Hanover-Florham Park: East Hanover Student Devotes Winter Break

Twenty-six New Jersey Jewish students who don't celebrate Christmas themselves travelled to New Orleans during their holiday break... [more]

newjerseyjewishnews

NEW JERSEY JEWISH NEWS: Volunteers Spend Break In New Orleans/Los Angeles

Emily Hecht, a ninth-grader from Westfield, said her plans for the winter break were not to party and just hang out with friends; they were, instead... [more]

algemeiner

ALGEMEINER: Jewish Teens Return From Young Judaea's Community Service Trips

Young Judaea’s Alternative Winter Break program sent more than 100 North American Jewish high school students to partake in community... [more]

orangecountyregister

ORANGE COUNTRY REGISTER: Teens Reach Out To Those In Need In 5-Day Program

The goal of the Alternative Winter Break program is to develop a sense of community-building in young people as well as providing... [more]

lohud_jewishnews

LOHUD.com: State of Rockland - Day Aims to Change County Government Culture

Rockland County Executive Ed Day presents an award to Skye Maisel of New City, a Clarkstown North student... [more]




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