STARY is the Temple Shaarei Shalom youth group affiliated with the North American Federation of Temple Youth (NFTY).
The mission of STARY is to motivate, empower, and facilitate a sense of belonging and identity for Jewish teens in the Boynton Beach area by promoting Jewish learning and providing meaningful social experiences. STARY offers a safe, nurturing, and supportive environment that enables a seamless connection to the Jewish community at large.
Members actively support this objective by:
- Providing opportunities for raising funds to help support TSS initiatives.
- Running the annual Purim Carnival.
- Selling pizza Wednesday nights (between classes).
- Providing scholarship assistance to URJ Camp Jenny.
Religious and Educational
- Conducting special Shabbat and Holiday Services.
- Serving as Madrichim in Religious School.
- Monthly meetings.
- Overnight and travel experiences.
Please note some of these activities permit the student to earn community service hours.
We are especially proud that STARY is a member of NFTY. For almost 75 years, NFTY has offered thousands of young people the opportunity to explore and experience Reform Judaism.
Want to know more? Email Youth Engagement Coordinator, Laura Pappas at email@example.comSTARY