Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6 Page 7 Page 8 Page 9 Page 10 Page 11 Page 12 Page 13 Page 14 Page 15 Page 16 Page 17 Page 18 Page 19 Page 20 Page 21 Page 22 Page 23 Page 24 Page 25 Page 26 Page 27 Page 28 Page 29 Page 30 Page 31 Page 32 Page 33 Page 34 Page 35 Page 36 Page 37 Page 38 Page 39 Page 40 Page 41 Page 42 Page 43 Page 44 Page 45 Page 46 Page 47 Page 48 Page 49 Page 50 Page 51 Page 52 Page 53 Page 54 Page 55 Page 56 Page 57 Page 58 Page 59 Page 60 Page 61 Page 62 Page 63 Page 64 Page 65 Page 66 Page 67 Page 68 Page 69 Page 70 Page 71 Page 72Community Directory 2017 37 A Reform Jewish Summer Camp PRESCOTT, ARIZONA for Children Grades 2-11 Please visit www.campstein.org Temple Solel Temple Youth (TSTY) Adviser:Michelle Ross,480-991-7414 Director:April Goodman agoodman@templesolel.org Shevet Shemesh 12701 N.Scottsdale Road Scottsdale,AZ 85254 602-541-4105 shevetshemesh@gmail.com www.shevetshemesh.com Rosh Shevet:Sigal Urman Committed to the development of youth by providing them with leadership skills and opportunities with the core belief in building a stronger community for tomorrow. Swift Youth Foundation 7950 E.Acoma Drive,Suite 106 Scottsdale, AZ 85260 480-443-5645 info@campswift.org www.campswift.org Executive Director: Kaylie Marsh Founded in 1980. Instills a commitment to social action in Jewish teens through overnight camp and after-school mentorship opportunities servicing economically disadvantaged youth. USY United Synagogue Youth Part of the United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism. Activities open to all Jewish teenagers. An informal educational program consisting of social, religious and educational activities. Kadima (grades 4-6),Jr.USY (grades 7-8) and USY (grades 9-12). Beth El Congregation, 602-944-3359 Adviser:Nancy Siegel Manson,ext.123 nsiegelmanson@bethelphoenix.com Or Tzion Congregation,480-342-8858 Adviser:Stephanie Monier youth@congregationortzion.org Temple Beth Sholom of the East Valley 480-897-3636 Adviser:Sarah Bochenek sarah.bochenek@tbsev.org Youth commissioner:Michele Millman michele.millman@tbsev.org Valley of the Sun JCC Teen Programs @ The J Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center 12701 N.Scottsdale Road Scottsdale,AZ 85254 Director:Megan Rich,youth@vosjcc.org 480-481-7074 Leadership in Training Develops leadership skills through hands-on work with our experienced counselors during camps and School’s Out Days. Teen Lounge @ The J Provides a safe,fun place for tween and teens to hang out with their friends and play the latest video games,air hockey,pool and more. Maccabi Youth Program and The League Youth Sports Director:Alexa Wollach alexaw@vosjcc.org 480-481-7016 Explores Jewish heritage through community ser- vice, team building, sportsmanship and the oppor- tunity to participate in the annual JCC Association Maccabi Games. Youth Programs @ The J Club J Director:Megan Rich,youth@vosjcc.org 480-481-7074 www.vosjcc.org/clubj Grades K-5. Provides an exciting, safe and fun envi- ronmentwithqualityenrichmentclasses,homework help,sports,and more.Fully licensed and maintains low ratios. ISRAEL PROGRAMS See Taglit-Birthright Israel programs under Community/Young Adults on page 25. Alexander Muss High School in Israel 8698 E.San Alberto Drive,Suite B Scottsdale,AZ 85258 480-447-8100,ext.983 www.amhsi.org Israel Programs Admission Director:Audrey Lewis The best in Israel education college prep. Premier accredited,pluralisticstudyabroadprogramforhigh schoolers,where Israel becomes a living classroom. REFERRAL/ SUPPORT Council For Jews With Special Needs 12701 N. Scottsdale Road, Suite 205 Scottsdale, AZ 85254 480-629-5343, Fax: 480-629-5365 info@cjsn.org www.cjsn.org Executive Director:Amy DL Hummell Board President:Richard Lustiger Provides assistance to children and teens with disabilities to facilitate inclusion in regular Jewish preschools, congregational schools, day schools and Jewish camps. Friendship Circle Chabad of Arizona 2110 E.Lincoln Drive Phoenix,AZ 85016 602-861-1600 info@fcaz.org www.fcaz.org Director: Rabbi Mendy Levertov Programspresentfamiliesofindividualswithspecial needs and teen volunteers the opportunity to form real friendships within a nonjudgmental and supportive community. YOUTH