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  • Our Chapter at Tournies 2016

B'nai B'rith Youth Organization

BBYO is our youth group for 8th through 12th grade, starting January 1st of 8th grade. Wilkes-Barre's chapter is part of the Liberty Region of BBYO.

Social Programming

Dances, Hayrides, Movies, Socials and Parties.

Social Action

Teens volunteer with community based projects such as telethons, hospital visits, senior citizen programs, etc.

Fund Raising

Flower sales, UJA Campaign and other events are used to raise money for the individual group or special project.

Intergenerational

College students, teens & senior citizens meet for an exchange of ideas.

COMING EVENTS

Active Members

Our chapter is thriving, with 31 active members, and more 8th graders coming soon! Come join us!

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W-B BBYO Tournies 2014

Here's a video compilation of our second place win at Tournies in November, 2014.

Tournies Slideshow 2016

W-B BBYO Tournies 2015

Our teens competed and showed off their spirit during Tournies Weekend 2015.

BBG Tournies Video 2015

Wilkes-Barre BBG Stand UP Against Domestic Violence winning first place.

BBYO is our youth group for 8th through 12th grade, starting January 1st of 8th grade.

Wilkes-Barre's chapter is part of the Liberty Region of BBYO. Open to teens starting in spring of 8th grade and going through High School, BBYO has a variety of activities and events to give teens more meaningful Jewish experiences.

A $75.00 membership fee is required to participate in BBYO. Register today by going to b-linked The BBYO activities are held throughout the year at various regional locations. The BBYO Program offers a unique opportunity for teens to be part of a total program at whatever level they wish, depending on their interests and desires.

For more info please contact Sara Pisarz @ 570-824-4646

 

The BBYO board of 2016/2017:

 

  • Godol: Cole Winters
  • S'gan: Eric Weiss
  • Morah: Rebecca Hammerman
  • Moreh: Dan Rogers
  • Shaliach: Sophie Polgar
  • Mazkir: Richie Kraus
  • Gizbor: Yonah Wasik
  • Advisors - Sara Pisarz, Jason Cohen, Hal Levine

 

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