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Annual Report 2016-2017

The Path to Healthy, Connected Jewish Teens   Exploring Identity, Building Community At Moving Traditions, we believe that in order to have a healthy Jewish future, we must invest in teens’ health and well-being. Most teens drop out…

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New program aims to get B’nai Mitzvah teens to open up

Moving Traditions, a Jenkintown, Pa.-based organization specializing in Jewish youth engagement, was among the 12 recipients of this year’s Cutting Edge Grants, given out by the Jewish Community Foundation of Los Angeles (JCFLA) and announced Aug.  16. It will receive $200,000 over the next three years to institute its pilot b’nai mitzvah program in Los Angeles, beginning this fall.

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Denver Community Groups

Discover Moving Traditions’ groups for teens! Looking for a way for your teen to… Connect with other Jewish teens AND experience Judaism as relevant to their life? Have a safe and sacred space to explore fundamental questions of…

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Girl power

Amarah Friedman first got involved with Rosh Hodesh: It’s a Girl Thing! when she was entering fifth grade. The girls Jewish youth program, hosted locally by Nishmah at the Jewish Community Center, is based on a national program called Moving Traditions.

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