local Jteen cohortAs a teen or college student embarking on your own independent Jewish journey, you can join the Greater Washington Jewish community through classes, programs and events listed here. Below you will see links to separate “teen” and “college” pages, where you can find resources that are best suited for you. All the cool and fun Jewish events and programs are included in the calendar listings on each page.

If you need assistance or more information, please contact Jconnect at [email protected] or through the Contact Us page.


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Head over to the teen resource page to see a listing of travel programs, local youth movements, and social action projects.

Resources for College Students

Hillels on Campus

Enrich your college experience Jewishly!  Eleven colleges in the DC area have active Hillels. View the listing of local Hillels to learn what Hillel can offer you.

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Studying Abroad?

Enrich your study abroad experience through KAHAL. Working with local Jewish students, families, organizations, and community leaders, KAHAL connects Jewish students to exciting opportunities in local Jewish communities.

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Ask Big Questions

Engage in real conversations across political differences. Hillel International’s Ask Big Questions works with universities and organizations across North America that share our commitment to educating young adults in the habits and skills of listening, trust, and empathy that are essential to the future our nation and our world.

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Israel Advocacy on Campus

The organizations listed below have resources and activities on campus that educate and advocate for Israel. They span the political spectrum.

Events for Students

Pride [email protected]

Friday, June 2, 2023 | 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Wheelchair Accessible
Pride Parade 2022

March with the Jewish Community at the Capital Pride Parade 2023

Saturday, June 10, 2023 | 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Wheelchair Accessible
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DC Capital Pride Festival 2023

Sunday, June 11, 2023 | 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Wheelchair Accessible

SEHC Annual Banquet

Sunday, June 11, 2023 | 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Wheelchair Accessible

WHC Juneteenth Shabbat

Friday, June 16, 2023 | 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Wheelchair Accessible

JSSA’s Family Event

Sunday, September 10, 2023 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Wheelchair Accessible