Contact: The Journal of the Jewish Life Network / Steinhardt Foundation -- Enhancing Teen Identity: New Approaches

Publication Date: January 2003

Publisher: Steinhardt Foundation for Jewish Life

Author(s): Maggi Gaines; Gabe Goldman; Dana Raucher

Research Area: Culture and religion

Keywords: Jewish organizations; Jewish Youth; Youth Engagement; Identity Formation

Type: Other


This issue of Contact explores dynamic new approaches to reaching Jewish teens. Maggi Gaines discusses Jewish service as teen empowerment. Dr.Gabe Goldman discusses Jewish nature adventures for teens. Jerry Kaye discusses Tiferet, a camp program for Jewish arts. Also included are articles by Dana Raucher, Leah Strigler, Dr. Bonnie Hausman, Brian Greene, Yosef I. Abramowitz, Rabbi Ramie Arian, and Tracy Kimball Newman.