Teens

February 1, 2017

Honored Students: on the Path to Leadership

Meet Sophia Gawel and Asa Weinstein, Recipients of the 2016 David Hermelin Scholarship Award

September 29, 2016

Team Spirit on a Teen Mission

Pooling Resources and Creating Partnerships to Send Teens to Israel

Peer Corps
July 4, 2016

Peer Power

Say hello to Emily Lulkin, Maya Goldman and Will Shulak, three amazing teen mentors with PeerCorps Detroit, putting their energies and talents into community-based work in Detroit, representing the next NEXTGen to watch attain leadership roles in the years ahead.

Nati Faber
November 30, 2015

Honored Student: Defining Young Leadership

His teachers describe him as an exemplary student, a natural leader, a consensus builder and a role model. His favorite subjects in school? Biology, Calculus and Talmud. This is Nathaniel Faber – “Nati” as his friends and family call him – a senior at Akiva and the recipient of the 2015 David Hermelin Scholarship Award.

November 30, 2015

To Life! Reflections on a Legacy of Caring

As in many cities across the country today, Detroit no longer has a “Jewish hospital.” Most fortunately, however, the legacy of Sinai Hospital is alive and well, living today through the work of The Jewish Fund.

Teen Mission to Israel
September 30, 2015

“Let’s Send More Kids to Israel”

With the goal to send more teens to Israel, Federation, congregations and Tamarack Camps are now working in partnership to launch Teen Mission 2016, July 5 - August 5, 2016.

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