Jewish Federation of Orange County invests in the Jewish future. Our programs for Jewish tweens and teens support Jewish identity and leadership development and support professionals who work with this age group throughout the county. Through the generosity of our community, Federation is expanding engagement and creating meaningful Jewish journeys for young people.
Student to Student empowers OC Jewish teens to reduce prejudice and stereotypes, and ultimately to prevent and counter antisemitism among their fellow teens.
Youth Leadership Initiative gives high school students a platform to explore their Jewish identity and connection to Israel, and instills skills to help them navigate antisemitism and anti-Israel activity.
The Teen Engagement and Wellness Initiative is a multi-year grant program for Orange County Jewish organizations designed to incubate and strengthen Jewish tween and teen programs and deepen teen engagement and wellness through innovation and collaboration.