Imagine Reform congregations filled with people in their 20s and 30s. Imagine a young, vibrant presence that enhances all aspects of synagogue life. Imagine your congregation as a place where future leaders are formed. Imagine the difference they will make.
Today, people are marrying and having children later than ever before. The reasons that young adults affiliated with a congregation have changed. Dont wait for marriage and children to make people in their 20s and 30s an integral, active part of your synagogue. Reach out and welcome them, offer programs and worship opportunities that will speak to their lives and interests. We have the resources to assist you.
Ideas for engaging young adults: creative dues structure models, leadership opportunities, and links to congregations offering these incentives. Also includes a brief introduction to young adult programming and leadership development.
Outreach and Membership Idea Book Volume III features award-winning, cutting-edge programs for use in your congregation. Find new strategies for recruitment, retention, and integration from Reform synagogues across North America.
Discover programs that offer innovative ways to reinvigorate Outreach in your congregation. Learn about new ways of early engagement of unaffiliated young families, welcoming adoptive families and staying connected to 20s/30s even after they move to the big city.