BBYO Youth Group

Involving more Jewish teens in more meaningful experiences!

For Jewish Teens, Grades 8 – 12

This teen-led youth organization empowers members to make leadership decisions and prepares them for life after high school. With over 90 years of traditions, BBYO balances social events and meaningful Jewish experiences to help teens flourish.

This teen-led youth organization empowers members to make leadership decisions and prepares them for active community roles after high school. BBYO has a solid tradition, having been around for more than 90 years! With a balance of social events and meaningful Jewish experiences, this group helps teens flourish.

Do you have a rising 8th grader and/or high schooler? Sign up for BBYO today! As of July 1, all Jewish rising 8th graders are eligible to become a member of BBYO. You’ll be part of a fun and unique Jewish youth group that enjoys activities with teens from the tri-state area including sports, competitions, cooking, community service, Shabbat, and more.

The J has two BBYO chapters:

  • AZA: Mishpocha Chapter – for all Jewish boys, grades 9 – 12
  • BBG: Ner Tamid Chapter – for all Jewish girls, grades 9 – 12

BBYO Membership:

  • $149/4 years
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For more information, contact the Teen and Tween Coordinator at 513.761.7500 or email bbyo@mayersonjcc.org.


BBYO: Mishpocha and Ner Tamid Chapter Meetings

Mondays & Tuesdays, 7pm

Chapter members meet weekly to plan exciting and innovative programs throughout the year, working with Jewish teens across Greater Cincinnati. BBYO members are invited to attend weekly chapter meetings to plan exciting and innovative programs throughout the year. Email bbyo@mayersonjcc.org to be added to our monthly updates.


KIO BBYO Virtual Convention

November 13 – 16

Current BBYO Members Only

Join Jewish teens from Cincinnati, Dayton, Indianapolis, and Louisville for a fun and engaging virtual convention where you’ll learn about the traditions of BBYO and get to know your fellow brothers and sisters.