Annual Report 2017-2018

Opening New Pathways to Help Jewish Teens Thrive

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Trans, Nonbinary, Gender Fluid & Gender Questioning Online Group

A new national online group.

Rosh Hodesh

Learn more about how Moving Traditions inspires and empowers girls in the Jewish community 

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Find out how Moving Traditions is pioneering a new model of connection for Jewish teen boys 


Moving Traditions emboldens teens by fostering self-discovery, challenging sexism, and inspiring a commitment to Jewish life and learning.


When Experiments Go Well: How a New Investment from the Jim Joseph Foundation Will Help Moving Traditions’ National Expansion

The teen years have always been a challenge. Figuring out who you are; navigating complex social systems; being pressed to succeed academically; a body that changes from day to day – almost no adult would willingly return to adolescence.

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Spotlight: Rafi Daugherty, Trans and Nonbinary Program Group Leader

Rafi Daugherty is an out-and-proud queer, Jewish, transgender man who lives in Denver with his toddler and their two pets (a dog and a cat). Rafi’s work history is colorful and varied, including many years working with adults…

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Resources to Address Sexuality Issues Raised by 13 Reasons Why

Introduction People inside and outside of the Jewish education world are talking about the new Netflix show, 13 Reasons Why, mostly focusing on how the intense story and attractive characters glamorize suicide. The show also contains scenes and…

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