USY (United Synagogue Youth) is a youth movement of Conservative Jewish teens across North America that inspires them to become exceptional leaders in their religious and secular communities and to make a positive impact on the world today and in the future.
See also: USY Summer
How can USY benefit your teen?
USY provides a safe, supportive space for teens to:
Step away from social and academic pressures of high school
Find a sense of belonging in a warm, inclusive community
Meet new friends and form lasting bonds through shared experiences
Develop confidence and leadership skills
Explore and grow into their personal and Jewish identities
Experience an authentic and dynamic Judaism
Participate in fun and enriching Jewish programming
Discover the joy of Judaism and love for Israel
Expand their horizons through immersive travel
Engage in hands-on learning
Give back to their local communities and beyond
Gain social action skills needed to make positive change in the world