Teens Archives - My Jewish Detroit

Service with a Purpose
January 7, 2021

Introducing Service with Purpose

A new way for Jewish teens 11 to 14 to earn Service Hours during COVID-19.

Get There
December 5, 2020

Want to go to Israel? Then Get There!

For Alex Wineman, deciding to go back to Israel was never a question of yes or no. It was a question of when.

Kevin Hines
December 5, 2019

Making an Extraordinary Impact and Saving Lives

Often it’s difficult to see the impact we make when we support a group or a cause. This time the difference was clear.

September 1, 2019

Glory, Gold, Gezunt!

The 2019 JCC Maccabi Games and ArtsFest showcased competitive athletes, talented artists and Detroit as the host with the most.

Frank Bruni
November 1, 2018

Frank Talk: Where You Go Is Not Who You’ll Be

Take-Aways from a Talk on the College Admissions Mania with New York Times Columnist Frank Bruni

Martha Goldberg
August 31, 2018

The Real Deal

She has the brains of an engineer, the heart of a social worker, the gentle soul of a Jewish educator . . . and the spunk and determination of a roller derby athlete (Detroit Roller Derby, #314). For her “derby-girl” role on the track, her three children fondly have given her the name “Mad-Eye” (a tribute to Harry Potter). In her leading role as Coordinator of The Jewish Fund Teen Board, Martha Goldberg has touched and changed hundreds of lives, bringing a new generation of social activists together to practice their skills in leadership and advocacy and leave their mark as grant- makers in service to the community.

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