Impact Year

Make a Difference In Your Community

Impact Year gives teens an opportunity to take part in service-learning events and advocacy projects that positively impact a range of populations in need in our communities.

Join your local YouthFirst community in Marin, San Francisco, San Mateo, or Palo Alto as an:

 leaders

Impact Year
Leader

Join a close cohort of teens and learn about and embody what it means to be a leader in the community through a Jewish values-based lens. Make a positive impact as you collaboratively design and facilitate service-learning events and advocacy projects.
Read more about this leadership opportunity.

Liaison

Impact Year
Liaison

Receive priority mentorship from the YouthFirst professional team to amplify your voice inside your own community. Acquire resources and support to host an impactful service-learning event or advocacy project that will activate your peers in your school or community.

Volunteer

Impact Year
Volunteer

Make a meaningful impact in your community by participating in a service-learning event or advocacy project at any time throughout the school year. You will receive priority communication, so you always know about opportunities to do service in your community.

לֹא עָלֶיךָ הַמְּלָאכָה לִגְמֹר, וְלֹא אַתָּה בֶן חוֹרִין לִבָּטֵל מִמֶּנָּה

It is not up to you to finish the task, but neither are you at liberty to ignore it

(Pirkei Avot 2:16)

 

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SAN FRANCISCO
Impact Year Registration Form
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MARIN COUNTY
Impact Year Registration Form
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SAN MATEO
Impact Year Registration Form
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PALO ALTO
Impact Year Registration Form
Coming Soon

Make an Impact

Check out these service-learning opportunities happening in your region here.

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Contact Us

  • Director
  • Linda Karlin
415-359-2463
  • San Francisco
  • Natan Kuchar
415-359-2477
  • North Peninsula
  • Linda Karlin
415-359-2463
  • South Peninsula
  • Deborah Schneider
650-688-3059
  • Marin County
  • Margolit Sands
415-419-3641
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