BJE Programs

The following are programs developed and run by BJE.  Please contact the program administrator of each program for further information by clicking on the title of the program.

For programs specific to lay leaders and school administrators please go to Services for Schools.  For programs specific to educators teaching in Jewish schools, please go to Educators.

BJE Impact

BJE Impact: The Center for Jewish Service Learning

We empower teens to make an impact on their communities, and build a strong Jewish identity in the process. 

Programs include:

BJE Teen Service Corps summer day camp; a website with community service opportunites around Greater Los Angeles; and resources and consultations for educators.

 

 NextGEN

 

NextGEN

BJE NextGen seeks to recruit and direct young adults to BJE through social, educational, and volunteer opportunities; with the goal of supporting Jewish education with their time and financial resources.

ECE children

JKidLA

JKidLA connects Jewish families in LA with Jewish educational programs and resources that reflect their unique values and preferences including parent & me groups, preschools, day schools, religious schools, camps, as well as resources for teens, parents and families raising children with special needs. It’s also all about fun things to do in Jewish LA; recipes, crafts and holiday ideas.

March of the Living with LA sign under Arbeit Macht Frei

BJE March of the Living

The March of the Living is an annual educational program, which brings students from all over the world to Poland, in order to study the history of the Holocaust and to examine the roots of prejudice, intolerance and hate.  BJE's Los Angeles delegation is the largest in the nation and is open to all 12th graders.

 

 

BJE Lainer Interns Program

A highly competitive program that introduces college juniors and seniors an opportunity to explore contemporary issues and approaches to Jewish education in multiple settings, and to experience "hands on" internships with outstanding mentors.

The three-semester program is open to Jewish students at universities throughout the Greater Los Angeles area. 

 Adult March of the Living 2014

 

BJE Adult March of the Living

BJE's Senior Consultant Monise Neumann and BJE's Director of Donor and Community Relations Miriam Prum Hess lead a transformative experience with an itinerary, accommodations, and enrichment program tailored to adult perspectives - and the opportunity to join teens and survivors for key events of the international March of the Living.