United Synagogue Youth and Kadima inspire Jewish youth to explore, celebrate and practice ethical values, Jewish Living, Zionism and community responsibility based on the ideology of the Conservative Movement.

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#ICBmore15 Daily Update | December 31

Posted on December 31, 2015

This morning the convention body woke up dancing to the sounds of Shaharit Live, innovative and engaging morning services accompanied by band of USY musicians. After a rocking service, the Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel keynote speaker, Dr. Ruth Messinger, President … Continue reading


#ICBmore15 Daily Update | December 30

Posted on December 31, 2015

The morning began with creative services, where USYers chose from an array of unique approaches to prayer including yoga, improv, Broadway Shaharit, and more. Each minyan incorporated a different, hands-on approach, making the services more relevant and exciting for our … Continue reading


#ICBmore15 Daily Update | December 29

Posted on December 29, 2015

Today the teens took all the lessons they have been learning and put them in action to help the local Baltimore community and beyond. The day began with a return to limmuds, followed by a teen-led advocacy boot camp. Designed … Continue reading

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#ICBmore15 Daily Update | December 28

Posted on December 28, 2015

Today kicks off the convention’s learning tracks, picked by the teens according to which issues they want to “Think More and Do More” about. The chosen topics of study include combatting anti-Semitism, LGBTQ and gender issues and inclusion, environmentalism, mental … Continue reading

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What is Kadima?

Kadima is the international youth organization for Jewish pre-teens. Sponsored by the United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism, Kadima offers programs through your local Conservative congregation.   Kadima activities include: Games Sports Israel Arts & Crafts Conventions Holiday Celebrations Cultural Activities … Continue reading

Kadima Coast to Coast

Kadimaniks across North America have participated in a variety of fun programs and events in their community and in their regions. Whether volunteering in a soup kitchen or rockin’ out on a disco boat ride, learning about Israel or breaking … Continue reading

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