Time and Place

On November 23rd, 2017, the US calendar is marked as Thanksgiving. While this day has an origin story and many traditions that have accumulated for each family, we often find ourselves asking what are we thankful for. This tradition seems out of place for my family, as it is a day too early. Every Friday [...]

International Convention has begun! BBYO’s International Convention, a culmination of all regions and countries, uniting as one. It’s truly remarkable to see how much BBYO has grown internationally over the past 3 years. At International Convention 2013 in Washington, D.C., each international delegation only had a few representatives, but now at IC 2016, countries such as Argentina [...]

Last night BBYO set a Guinness World Record with over 2,400 teens gathering together for the world’s largest Shabbat dinner! Teens from 27 countries united and sang Shabbat prayers and ate Shabbat dinner together. Shabbat at International Convention is an experience like no other. It has a unique ability to showcase how many different ways [...]