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THIS.SUMMER.IS.IT. THIS.SUMMER.IS.IT. THIS.SUMMER.IS.IT. THIS.SUMMER.IS.IT. THIS.SUMMER.IS.IT. THIS.SUMMER.IS.IT. THIS.SUMMER.IS.IT. THIS.SUMMER.IS.IT. THIS.SUMMER.IS.IT. 2022. S U M M E R A D V E N T U R E & T R AV E L F O R T E E N S


SUMMER STARTS HERE

TA B L E O F C O N T E N T S Registration is open for all experiences! Visit bbyo.org/thissummerisit for more information.

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THE BBYO DIFFERENCE

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OUR TEAM

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WHY WE DO WHAT WE DO

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TRAVEL & ADVENTURE EXPERIENCES  Israel  Europe + Israel  Europe  The Americas

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CAMP & LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCES  Camp BBYO  Chapter Leadership Training Conference (CLTC)  International Leadership Training Conference (ILTC)  International Kallah  Perlman Summer

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ENROLLMENT DETAILS


WELCOME. WELCOME. WELCOME. WELCOME. As I sit down to write this letter, the entire BBYO Movement—and I personally—am still overwhelmed by the triumph of our return to inperson experiences in 2021. The results couldn’t be clearer: our teens and staff were re-energized, and our summer participants returned home with a sense of joy, new friends, a connection to Judaism, and most of all, confidence to return to a bright year ahead. We are exceptionally proud of the outcome of our rigorous emphasis on health and safety: we welcomed over 1,750 participants and staff this past summer to BBYO travel and camp programs without the emergence of a single case of COVID-19. We could not be more excited to do it all again—this time even bigger and better—in summer 2022. With nearly a century of experience and trust behind us, BBYO is poised to enrich the lives of Jewish teens with programs in 12 different countries, including our four signature Israel experiences, designed to let teens forge their own connections to the people, history, and culture of the Jewish homeland. We are also offering six super-sized “Ultimate” experiences, which let participants fully immerse themselves on inter-continental explorations unlike anything else. I can’t overstate how eager we are to welcome you and your teens into our family. Our mission is to deliver fun, meaningful, inclusive, and safe experiences, as we have since 1924, and we’re making it easy for you to plan with flexibility and confidence. Ready to build memories and experiences that last a lifetime? The tools are within these pages. Take a look, find what speaks to you, and we’ll be here to help.

Robyn Judelsohn Robyn Judelsohn

Chief Movement Experiences Officer

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THE BBYO DIFFERENCE Choosing a BBYO Summer Experience is so much more than “picking a program.” There are countless reasons generations of families have chosen to trust BBYO to provide unparalleled summers for their teens.

UNMATCHED TRACK RECORD

GLOBAL BONDS

PRIORITIZING HEALTH & SAFETY

Our programs have been trusted by parents and loved by teens since 1924

Experiences are shared with Jewish peers from around the world

Elevating the health and safety of our teens, staff, and families above all else

PROUDLY PLURALISTIC

UNIQUE PROGRAM CHOICES

Creating a home for any and every Jewish teen

Specialized programming reflects the individuality of our teens

WELCOMING & INCLUSIVE

RISK-FREE REGISTRATION

Building safe spaces where teens of all backgrounds and abilities are welcome

Allows families to plan with confidence and flexibility

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GET TO GET TO GET TO GET TO GET TO GET TO TEAM

KNOW KNOW KNOW KNOW KNOW KNOW

OUR OUR OUR OUR OUR OUR

The vibrant fabric of our Summer Experiences is woven by a group of staff members who work tirelessly—to plan our programs, to foster community, and to ensure an enriching experience for all.

DEDICATED PROFESSIONALS Despite the seasonal nature of these programs, 90% of our summer staff work with teens year round in BBYO. Their experience as full-time youth professionals means our staff are especially attuned to teen needs and accustomed to successfully crafting meaningful experiences.

INTERNATIONAL CONNECTIONS Not only is worldwide connectivity a priority among our participants, our staff also represent a multitude of backgrounds and countries of origin. This helps elevate the cultural immersion of our programs, and allows staff to share their own diverse experiences.

SUPPORTIVE & SKILLED MENTORS Our staff complete a rigorous background check, but they are also chosen based on their ability to support our teen participants during this crucial time of development. Many are Youth Mental Health First Aid, CPR, and First Aid certified, and all are trained to find the delicate balance between fun and discipline that is crucial to a rewarding teen experience.

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WHY WE DO WHAT WE DO SUMMER BY THE NUMBERS

96% Teens who would be likely to register for another BBYO Summer Experience

96% Teens who rated their BBYO Summer staff with four or five stars

94% Teens who said their BBYO Summer Experience met or exceeded their expectations

93% Parents who reported their teens made lasting friendships with other Jewish teens

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IN THEIR WORDS

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This trip was one of a lifetime. I made amazing friends and was able to truly connect to my Jewish identity through Israel. I would not trade it for the world. —Mollie T., Nassau Suffolk Region, Israel Journey Teen

Thank you to all who made this trip possible. It was amazing and life changing and something I will never forget. I have formed relationships and learned lessons that I hope will stay with me forever and will make me a better person for the future.

—Evan S., Delta Region, ILSI Teen

Thank you for giving me one of the best experiences of my life at ILTC. BBYO is my favorite place to be and you all make me feel like I'm a part of a giant family that supports me and it's amazing. Thank you for a life-changing summer! —Ari N., Michigan Region, ILTC Teen

My daughter completely loved the trip. The kids were just amazing and she bonded with so many of the participants. The itinerary was exceptional. Coming from Canada we had specific COVID return requirements that differed from the other participants. I reached out and received a response immediately and the requirements for her safe arrival were arranged. I was most impressed with the trip and I was only sorry that the kids didn't have more time in Israel. —Cindy A., Lake Ontario Region, Israel Journey Parent

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PARTNERS H IP OPPO RT UN I T I E S BBYO is not only renowned for our enriching programs, but also for our signature partnership experiences. Camps, schools, and other community groups have a long history of turning to BBYO to provide incomparable service to their cohorts— from the planning, to the communication, to the trip, we can collaborate with your organization on the experience of a lifetime. To learn more, please contact us at bbyosummer@bbyo.org.

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TRAVEL & ADVENTURE TRAVEL & ADVENTURE TRAVEL & ADVENTURE TRAVEL & ADVENTURE TRAVEL & ADVENTURE TRAVEL & ADVENTURE TRAVEL & ADVENTURE TRAVEL & ADVENTURE EXPERIENCES Open to any and all Jewish teens, our signature

programs span destinations in 12 countries, and combine elements of active touring, community service, cultural exploration, and meaningful Jewish experiences.

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TRAVEL & ADVENTURE EXPERIENCES ISRAEL

ISRAEL JOURNEY C U R R E N T G R A D E S : 9 –11

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2 2 DAYS

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$ 5,240

Our flagship Israel program is for teens ready to discover the country’s many treasures on a life-changing journey through active touring, Jewish experiences, and cultural connections. Teens enjoy outdoor adventures and unique bonding moments, including spending the night in a Bedouin tent, barbecuing on a Mediterranean beach, rafting down the Jordan River, floating in the Dead Sea, engaging with modern Tel Aviv, and so much more. Israel Journey is an opportunity to witness Israeli culture firsthand and forge personal connections with the Jewish homeland. DAT E S JUNE JUNE JUNE JUNE J U LY J U LY J U LY J U LY

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7–28, 2022 1 4 – J U LY 5 , 2 0 2 2 2 1 – J U LY 1 2 , 2 0 2 2 2 8 – J U LY 1 9, 2 0 2 2 5–26, 2022 12–AUGUST 2, 2022 1 9 –AU G U ST 9, 2 0 2 2 26–AUGUST 16, 2022


ISRAEL JOURNEY XPR C U R R E N T G R A D E S : 1 0 –1 2

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27 DAYS

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Level up our base flagship Israel program with extras designed to show you completely unique aspects of Israeli culture and tradition. You'll begin with two eye-opening additions—our Mystics & Mountains immersion lets you explore the spiritual and artistic communities of Tsfat, while our Volunteering & Service Learning program lets you give back while getting to know Israeli society on a more personal level. In addition, you'll get to shape your own adventure with an elective week! Choose from the Gadna "basic-training"-style elective to get a taste of army base life or spending time on the Hava VeAdam Ecological Education Farm, where you'll get hands-on experience with sustainability techniques. DAT E S J U N E 2 8 – J U LY 2 4 , 2 0 2 2 J U LY 5 – 3 1 , 2 0 2 2

CROSS-CULTURAL CONNECTIONS CROSS-CULTURAL CONNECTIONS In addition to experiencing the cuisine, climate, and communities of Israel, Israel Journey and ILSI are also attended by members of our Israeli sister organization, Maccabi Tzair. That means the community you'll build on those experiences will be made up of friends from around North America and all across Israel.

ISRAEL TREK C U R R E N T G R A D E S : 1 0 –1 2

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27 DAYS

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With a focus on outdoor adventures, Israel Trek is for teens ready to explore Israel’s unparalleled natural beauty. Participants get to challenge themselves as they journey through desert canyons in the Negev, ascend to the Masada mountain fortress, and snorkel in an underwater archaeological park, all while forging genuine connections with the culture and people of Israel. In addition to discovering all of the amazing highlights of a traditional summer in Israel, you'll have the opportunity to participate in three totally unique excursions: a four-day Sea-to-Sea Hike from the Mediterranean to the Sea of Galilee, the BaMidbar Wilderness Experience where you'll learn to survive in the desert like our ancestors did, and the Gadna "basic-training"style experience that lets high school students from abroad take in the unity and accomplishment of life on an Israeli army base. DAT E S J U N E 2 8 – J U LY 2 4 , 2 0 2 2 J U LY 5 – 3 1 , 2 0 2 2

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TRAVEL & ADVENTURE EXPERIENCES ISRAEL

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I N T E R N AT I O N A L L E A D E RS H I P S E M I N A R I N I S R A E L

C U R R E N T G R A D E S : 1 0 –1 2

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2 2 DAYS

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$ 5,760

Designed for BBYO members from across the globe looking for an enriching summer of growth, this elite leadership seminar is a chance for learning and development using Israel as a backdrop. More than a tour, this immersive program includes unique opportunities to hear from community leaders from across the spectrum of Israeli society, travel alongside Israeli peers, and— special for this summer—attend the opening ceremonies of the Maccabiah Games, a once-every-four-years moment of Jewish unity, sportsmanship, and tradition. Between these foundational activities, teens will also enjoy the best of Israel’s adventures including sandboarding down natural dunes and sleeping under the stars in the Negev and Judean Deserts, and hiking down lush canyons in the Golan. DAT E S J U LY 5 – 2 6 , 2 0 2 2

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$3,000 ROOTONE ISRAEL TRAVEL VOUCHERS For the second year, BBYO is delighted to be able to provide $3,000 RootOne travel vouchers to teens traveling on our Summer Experiences in Israel. Vouchers can even be applied to programs with connections outside of Israel, including our Ultimate trips that combine European destinations with Israel. Seeded through a generous gift from The Marcus Foundation and powered by The Jewish Education Project, vouchers are open to Jewish teens in North American, regardless of need. To see additional details and eligibility requirements, please visit bbyo.org/israel2022.

ISRAEL FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY ISRAEL FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY ISRAEL FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY On our multi-generational tours, you can treat your entire family to Israel’s rich history, modern culture, and natural beauty on an 8, 10, or 12-day trip during the summer or winter vacation seasons. Visit bbyo.org/ifj to learn more!

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TRAVEL & ADVENTURE EXPERIENCES EUROPE + ISRAEL

ULTIMATE GERMANY PRAGUE ISRAEL DISCOVERY C U R R E N T G R A D E S : 1 0 –1 2

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3 0 DAYS

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$ 8,4 4 9

ULTIMATE ITALY ISRAEL DISCOVERY Travel to the heart of Europe on a rewarding journey that explores Jewish history, classic world heritage sites, and the beauty of European nature. Together, we will trace the winding story of Europe from the days of the Holy Roman Empire to the Middle Ages, and on to the dark history of the 20th century. As a Jewish experience, we will celebrate the historic achievements and contributions of the region’s Jewish population, including an especially memorable Shabbat with Prague’s thriving community. Then, you'll take an aweinspiring trip through Israel. This expedition gives you the unique opportunity to choose your own path in Israel on either BBYO's flagship trip, Israel Journey (page 10), or our leadership in the land experience, ILSI (page 12). Either adventure will give you the chance to understand Israel’s dynamic society firsthand while finding your own connection to this storied land.

C U R R E N T G R A D E S : 9 –11

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3 5 DAYS

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Journey back in time to study the origins of Western civilization in Italy's most iconic cities, then travel deep into the mountainous reaches of Slovenia where you’ll canoe on a glacial lake, tour a massive network of underground caves, and enjoy the crisp alpine air hiking in the Slovenian highlands. While in this region, we will also retrace the 2,000+ year history of continuous Jewish life in Italy. After that, you'll travel to Israel where you'll explore from the far north in the Galilee to the deep south at the Red Sea as we visit ancient Jerusalem, the lush Golan Heights, the vast Negev Desert, the gleaming Dead Sea, and the stark mountaintop fortress of Masada. You’ll also take part in an authentic archaeological dig, eat the world’s very best falafel, navigate the desert on camelback, and soak in the innovation of Tel Aviv firsthand.

J U N E 2 0 – J U LY 1 9, 2 0 2 2 J U N E 2 7 – J U LY 2 6 , 2 0 2 2

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LO C AT I O N

JUNE 29–AUGUST 2, 2022 J U LY 1 3 – A U G U S T 1 6 , 2 0 2 2

CZECHIA, GERMANY & ISRAEL

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LO C AT I O N I T A L Y, S L O V E N I A & I S R A E L


ULTIMATE WESTERN EUROPE ISRAEL DISCOVERY C U R R E N T G R A D E S : 9 –11

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3 5 DAYS

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Start your journey by experiencing the highlights, heritage, and dazzling destinations of Western Europe and see for yourself why these cities have sparked generations of inspiration. You'll take a jam-packed tour of England, France, Belgium, and Holland and explore the culture of Western Europe close-up—its art, architecture, language, theater, culinary treats, and contemporary social trends. You'll also gain an understanding of the rich history of the region's Jewish community through visits to centuries-old synagogues, spending authentic Shabbatot in London and Amsterdam, and confronting the legacy of the Holocaust at places like the Anne Frank House in Amsterdam and the Vel’ d’Hiv Roundup Memorial in Paris. From there, you'll continue on a transformative journey through Israel that focuses on historical exploration, exhilarating adventures in nature, and cultural connections. With experiences ranging from Rosh HaNikrah in the far north, to a southern desert trek in the Negev, you'll encounter all the must-see aspects of the Jewish homeland. DAT E S JUNE 29–AUGUST 2, 2022

LO C AT I O N E N G L A N D, F R A N C E , B E LG I U M , N E T H E R L A N DS & ISRAEL

ULTIMATE SPAIN ISRAEL DISCOVERY C U R R E N T G R A D E S : 9 –11

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Delve into the Spanish region’s past and celebrate its modern culture as you view the art of Picasso, wander Alhambra Palace, scale the fortress of Toledo, and enjoy the Costa Del Sol. Along the way, you'll enjoy a traditional hammam (bath), be wowed at a Spanish Flamenco show, and discover why many consider Spain to be the world’s culinary capital! You’ll also learn about a unique moment in Jewish history when Jews, Christians, and Muslims coexisted harmoniously in the Golden Age of Spain—and the destruction that followed from the Spanish Inquisition. After that, you'll journey on to the land of Israel for an opportunity to understand Israel’s dynamic society firsthand. Explore what it means to be Jewish from an Israeli point of view, gain knowledge about the complex politics of the Middle East with real-world insights, and practice Jewish values through hands-on volunteering and Shabbat experiences. DAT E S J U LY 3 – A U G U S T 2 , 2 0 2 2

LO C AT I O N S PA I N , G I B R A LTA R & I S R A E L

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TRAVEL & ADVENTURE EXPERIENCES EUROPE

U LT I M AT E E U R O P E D I S C O V E R Y C U R R E N T G R A D E S : 9 –11

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Unearth Europe's cultural diversity and rich history as part of a close-knit group of teens on this transcontinental odyssey traveling from the Atlantic to the Mediterranean Sea. You'll dive deep into the cultures of this region and discover how the world-changing ideas that originated in these European nations continue to shape our own lives. As a Jewish teen experience, you'll get an unparalleled look into Europe's historical Jewish population—their origins, triumphs, and sorrows—and spend time connecting with the enduring communities of today on a personal level. You'll be mesmerized by the landmarks of the area, including the ancient mystery of Stonehenge, the canals and waterways of old Venice, the grandeur of Buckingham Palace, and even a Roman gladiatorfor-a-day class. DAT E S J U N E 2 9 – J U L Y 2 7, 2 0 2 2 J U LY 1 3 – A U G U S T 1 0, 2 0 2 2

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LO O K I N G FO R A S H O RT E R E X P E R I E N C E I N E U RO P E ? You can opt for a two-week immersion in either Italy or Western Europe. I TA LY D I S C O V E R Y C U R R E N T G R A D E S : 9 –11

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1 5 DAYS

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$ 4,1 50

Spend time alongside friends from around the globe exploring the history, culture, and cuisine in beautiful Italy. Visit Rome, Venice, and Florence, and embrace your adventurous spirit in the lush Slovenian Alps along the way. DAT E S J U N E 2 9 – J U LY 1 3 , 2 0 2 2 J U L Y 1 3 – 2 7, 2 0 2 2

LO C AT I O N I TA LY & S L O V E N I A

W E S T E R N E U R O P E D I S C OV E RY C U R R E N T G R A D E S : 9 –11

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1 5 DAYS

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$ 4,1 50

Wander the grand Western European capitals of London, Paris, Bruges, and Amsterdam on this multi-country journey full of world heritage sites, colorful Jewish history, iconic cultural landmarks, and bonding opportunities. DAT E S J U N E 2 9 – J U LY 1 3 , 2 0 2 2 J U LY 2 7 – A U G U S T 1 0, 2 0 2 2

LO C AT I O N E N G L A N D, F R A N C E , B E LG I U M & N E T H E R L A N DS

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TRAVEL & ADVENTURE EXPERIENCES THE AMERICAS

C O S TA R I C A T R E K C U R R E N T G R A D E S : 8–1 0

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14 DAYS

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$ 4,1 2 5

WESTERN USA TREK The lush forests, volcanoes, and beaches of Central America provide the perfect backdrop as teens have the opportunity to discover what life is really like in Costa Rica, volunteer in local villages, and explore their Jewish identity through the lens of Tikkun Olam (repairing the world). The vast terrain also offers a unique chance for adventure—white water rafting, horseback riding, and zip-lining are just the beginning on this cross-cultural and impactful trip. DAT E S J U N E 2 8 – J U LY 1 1 , 2 0 2 2 J U LY 2 6 – A U G U S T 8 , 2 0 2 2

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Hit the road on this extraordinary American adventure! Traverse through Arizona and California, with visits to stunning National Park lands and iconic bustling cities. Along the way, teens will get to hike, raft, and kayak off the beaten path while challenging themselves to grow and explore all that nature has to offer. Participants will also have the chance to reflect on their identity and personal connection to Judaism as they spend Shabbat with local Jewish communities. The stunning terrain presents a unique opportunity for simultaneous outward and inward exploration.

C O S TA R I C A

DAT E S J U N E 2 8 – J U LY 1 8 , 2 0 2 2 J U LY 5 – 2 5 , 2 0 2 2

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ARIZONA & CALIFORNIA


U LT I M AT E A M E R I C A S T R E K C U R R E N T G R A D E S : 8–1 0

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3 5 DAYS

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Enjoy an unmatched journey that begins by heading for the cloud forests and tropical beaches of Costa Rica to explore a country rich in natural beauty and biodiversity. Then, take in picturesque places as we journey through the American West with a focus on exhilarating adventures in nature and road-tripping through National Parks. You’ll create meaningful connections the whole way with the stunning terrain of the Americas as your backdrop. DAT E S

S TA N D U P WA S H I N G T O N D.C . C U R R E N T G R A D E S : 1 0 –1 2

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J U LY 5 – A U G U S T 8 , 2 0 2 2

LO C AT I O N C O S TA R I C A , A R I Z O N A & C A L I F O R N I A

8TH GRADE OPPORTUNITIES 8TH GRADE OPPORTUNITIES 8TH GRADE OPPORTUNITIES Spend a memorable pre-high school summer bonding with friends from around the globe. Rising 9th graders can explore the unmatched natural beauty of Costa Rica and the American West on our Ultimate Americas Trek, or opt for a shorter trip on either leg of the journey. You can also take the first step toward friendship and leadership for life on our members-only Camp BBYO program—see the details on page 22!

Join BBYO in America’s capital for a summer of growth, friendships, and community service. With the George Washington University dorms as our basecamp, we will examine the issues of hunger and homelessness in D.C. and gain a new perspective on how to take action. Outreach will include preparing and delivering meals, and meeting with organizations who are committed to making a difference and serving the local area. Along the way, teens will have the opportunity to explore the National Mall, Smithsonian, and more, to make the most of a summer in D.C. DAT E S J U N E 2 6 – J U LY 5 , 2 0 2 2 J U LY 1 0 – 1 9, 2 0 2 2

LO C AT I O N WA S H I N G TO N , D.C.

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M EMBERS H IP H AS IT S P E R KS BBYO membership gives you the opportunity to participate in some of our most enriching summer programs and a world of new experiences. Not only does joining as a member unlock access to these memory-making and skill-building experiences, it also gives you a local and global network of friends that will carry you through high school and last a lifetime. Learn more at bbyo.org/join.

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CAMP & LEADERSHIP CAMP & LEADERSHIP CAMP & LEADERSHIP CAMP & LEADERSHIP CAMP & LEADERSHIP CAMP & LEADERSHIP CAMP & LEADERSHIP CAMP & LEADERSHIP exclusive programs pair the values of AZA and EXPERIENCES These BBG—leadership, service, and siblinghood—with the best

of classic camp activities for one-of-a-kind experiences with an emphasis on growing foundational skills and lasting friendships that will endure for a lifetime.

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CAMP & LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCES C A M P B BYO C U R R E N T G R A D E S : 8– 9

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11 DAYS

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$ 1,699

Our newest summer offering is back by popular demand! Camp BBYO gives teen members immersion into the very best of BBYO, and an opportunity to get back in the great outdoors and make new friends. Camp fun includes swimming, music, sports, art, and the ultimate Shabbat celebrations under the Pennsylvania stars. One of the most unique and well-loved aspect of Camp BBYO is the "BigLittle" program, which will be done this year in partnership with our CLTC program, and allows younger members to bond with Alephs and BBGs from across the Order. After their time of meaningful and energizing programs, participants will return home reinvigorated and with new best friends for life. DAT E S J U LY 2 1 – 3 1 , 2 0 2 2

LO C AT I O N C O M M O N P O I N T R E T R E AT C E N T E R P OY N T E L L E , P E N N SY LVA N I A

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CHAPTER LEADERSHIP TRAINING CONFERENCE C U R R E N T G R A D E S : 9 –1 0

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$ 2,2 50

This unique program is designed to allow teens to form lasting friendships while gaining important skills like collaboration, communication, and advocacy. CLTC kickstarts leadership journeys, grows self-confidence, and inspires teens to bring new ideas to their chapters and regions. Best of all, CLTC will be held at our beautiful home at the Commonpoint Retreat Center, where participants will also enjoy swimming, sports, music, a moving Shabbat experience that can't be missed, guest speakers, and some special surprises! With a number of sessions to choose from, we offer lots of flexibility for you to build a CLTC leadership experience into your summer plans. S E S S I O N S & DAT E S C LT C 1 : J U N E 7 – 1 9, 2 0 2 2 C LT C 2 : J U N E 2 1 – J U LY 3 , 2 0 2 2 C L T C 3 : J U L Y 5 – 1 7, 2 0 2 2 C LT C 4 : J U LY 1 9 – 3 1 , 2 0 2 2 C LT C 5 : A U G U S T 2 – 1 4 , 2 0 2 2

LO C AT I O N C O M M O N P O I N T R E T R E AT C E N T E R P OY N T E L L E , P E N N SY LVA N I A

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CAMP & LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCES I LT C |

LO O K I N G TO LE AD I N I S R A E L T H I S S UM M E R? ILSI (International Leadership Seminar in Israel) is an elite, members-only opportunity for learning, bonding, and growth using the land of Israel as a backdrop. Learn more on page 12!

I N T E R N AT I O N A L L E A D E R S H I P T R A I N I N G C O N F E R E N C E C U R R E N T G R A D E S : 1 0 –11

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19 DAYS

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$ 3,260

At ILTC, Alephs and BBGs have the opportunity to take their leadership abilities to a whole new level and learn how to shape our worldwide Movement. Participants gain crucial skills like effective communication strategies and community building, as well as attributes like independence, resilience, and confidence that will serve them well in BBYO and beyond. Through classic camp activities and unique bonding moments, teens also have a chance to grow their personal networks with friends from around the world and strengthen their Jewish pride. The lasting impact of the ILTC experience remains a prominent recurring theme among our alumni. DAT E S J U N E 2 3 – J U LY 1 1 , 2 0 2 2

LO C AT I O N B’NAI B’RITH PERLMAN CAMP L A K E C O M O, P E N N SY LVA N I A

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I N T E R N AT I O N A L K A L L A H C U R R E N T G R A D E S : 1 0 –1 2

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2 1 DAYS

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$ 3,31 0

International Kallah is where Alephs and BBGs can dive into the many facets of Judaism and explore their personal Jewish identity. The immersive Kallah learning goes beyond the traditional classroom setting and makes a wide range of topics accessible through interactive sessions and activities. Kallah is facilitated by Jewish educators from around the world who are eager to make Jewish learning meaningful and fun. Participants also get a feel for Jewish culture through electives such as art, music, cooking, photography, social media, and sports, just to name a few! Kallah is the perfect place to build strong relationships and create a diverse and cultured community. DAT E S J U LY 1 3 – A U G U S T 2 , 2 0 2 2

LO C AT I O N B’NAI B’RITH PERLMAN CAMP L A K E C O M O, P E N N SY LVA N I A

MAKE IT A PERLMAN SUMMER MAKE IT A PERLMAN SUMMER MAKE IT A PERLMAN SUMMER Elevate your summer with the most exciting duo around: combine ILTC + International Kallah for the ultimate Perlman Summer experience! These programs each offer the chance to make lasting friendships, explore Jewish values, and learn practical leadership skills—but by combining them together, they provide twice the opportunity for a summer packed with learning, leading, and self-exploration.

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ENROLLMENT DETAILS

I M P O R TA N T DAT E S Registration is open for all experiences! Visit bbyo.org/thissummerisit for more information.

JA N UA RY 20, 20 22

Scholarship applications due

JA N UA RY 27, 20 22

All scholarship awards announced

MA R CH 1, 20 22

Last day to cancel from all programs with a full refund

MA R CH 2, 20 22

Programs may be canceled with a $250 cancellation fee

A PR I L 5 , 20 22

Payment due in full/Last day to cancel with a fee

A PR I L 6 , 20 22

All programs non-refundable; domestic registrations are transferable to another BBYO program, space permitting

CONTACT US bbyosummer@bbyo.org 202.537.8091

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At the time of registration, a $250 deposit per program is required to save your teen’s spot. Program deposits are paid to BBYO. Deposits are fully refundable through March 1, 2022. Trip registrations are transferable to another BBYO program (space permitting) and payments are refundable with a $250 fee through April 5, 2022.

The well-being of our participants is our number one focus, and we treat every participant as a member of our own family. Safety and security are our guiding principles. We work with our partners, campuses, medical providers, and host city or country governments to ensure that our teens enjoy their experiences to the fullest extent in a safe environment. Visit bbyo.org/safety for more on our commitment to safety and information specific to safety in Israel.

All BBYO Summer Experiences are limited in capacity and subject to availability. Acceptance to the program is conditioned upon the receipt of a full application including a physical examination of the applicant within 12 months of the program start date that demonstrates their physical and mental fitness and ability to participate in all aspects of the program, as well as adherence to our immunization policy. Confirmed program offerings and dates will be finalized to the best of the organization’s ability by March 2, 2022; BBYO reserves the right to consolidate and/or cancel specific programs and/or trip dates, in its sole discretion, without prior notice.

For Summer 2022, BBYO reserves the right to institute a COVID fee of $100 per participant per session to cover expenses such as food service, cleaning, facility upgrades, and additional medical supplies and personnel.

PAY M E N T S C H E D U L E • A $250 program deposit is due with registration and required to secure your spot • First Payment: $750 is due by January 27, 2022* • Second Payment: An additional $750 is due by March 1, 2022** • Third Payment: The full balance of payment is due by April 5, 2022** *$25 fee will be incurred for late payment **$75 fee will be incurred for late payment

C A N C E L L AT I O N P O L I CY Through March 1, 2022, payments are refundable and transferable. From March 2, 2022 through April 5, 2022, there is a $250 cancellation fee. Due to the popularity of our Summer Experiences and to prevent disruption to program planning late in the season, no refunds will be issued starting April 5, 2022. This policy applies to cases of homesickness, dismissal, medical necessity, or voluntary withdrawal.

SCHOLARSHIP BBYO offers need-based scholarships for select experiences. The deadline to apply for scholarship is January 20, 2022 at 11:59 PM local time. After this date, scholarship is awarded on a rolling basis per availability. Apply as part of your teen’s risk-free registration. Select Leadership Experiences Teens participating in CLTC, ILTC, International Kallah, Camp BBYO, and Israel programs are eligible for scholarship. Average scholarship in 2021 CLTC: $707 ILTC: $860 Kallah: $984 Camp BBYO: $469 Israel: $750* *Scholarship average does not reflect teens who received a $3,000 RootOne Travel Voucher or ILSI Merit Scholarship.

Information about additional scholarship sources can be found on our website.

INCLUSIVE COMMUNITY BBYO strives to welcome all Jewish teens, regardless of background, denominational affiliation, race, gender, sexual orientation, and socioeconomic status, including those, with a range of intellectual, emotional, and physical abilities. Reasonable accommodations are made in an effort to create an inclusive environment. BBYO reserves the right to deny or revoke acceptance, in its sole discretion, at any point and additional costs/fees may apply. Reasonable accommodations are not always possible in all experiences, environments, and circumstances. Contact our Director of Inclusion, Arielle Handel, at ahandel@bbyo.org to learn more.

CONNECTED EXPERIENCES There are so many ways to experience a full summer of learning, exploration, and fun by combining two BBYO programs! Visit bbyo.org/thissummerisit or contact our team to explore your options.

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