Get Involved Professionally
Get involved with JYDA, the Jewish Youth Director Association. A professional development group for Conservative Jewish youth directors and advisors, JYDA provides conventions, workshops, and connects you to a larger network of Jewish educators.
In 2018, USY launched the Chapter Engagement and Innovation Grant to encourage groundbreaking programming and innovation within the USY chapter. USY distributed $25,000 in grants, with awards ranging from $1,000-$3,000, to 12 chapters around the country to support their individual needs, from one-off programming to additional staff support. Learn more about the 2018 winners here.
Check back soon for details for 2019.
If your have additional questions please contact [email protected].
We are a membership based organization, where membership begins on the chapter level.
Chapters are responsible for:
As a youth professional, you are responsible for entering this information, along with dues payments to the region and International USY/Kadima, into the online International USY/Kadima Membership System.
In order for teens to participate in regional and International programming you must submit the appropriate information and payment to International USY/Kadima.
Failure to do so may hinder your member’s eligibility to:
Questions? Email [email protected]