USY empowers Jewish youth to develop friendships, leadership skills, a sense of belonging to the Jewish People, a deep engagement with and love for Israel, and a commitment to inspired Jewish living through meaningful and fun experiences based on the ideology of Conservative Judaism.
There are so many ways to get involved with USY, from local chapter events at your synagogue to longer, larger regional and international events.
For almost 60 years, USY has provided life-changing summer travel experiences for Jewish teens. Now it’s your turn – see where it takes you!
Membership begins on the chapter level. Identify your region, find your chapter and get involved today.
of teens said USY makes them more confident and proud to be Jewish
of teens said USY teaches them leadership skills
of teens said USY makes Judaism relevant and meaningful
of teens think USY is a place where they can be themselves