United Synagogue Youth (USY) is an international organization affiliated with Conservative Judaism and devoted to social programs for teenagers. Temple Beth El’s chapter of USY participates in local, regional, and international USY events.
The core ideals of USY are ethical values, Jewish Living, Zionism and community responsibility, embodied in activities and programs that are both Jewish and social. USY is open to students in grades 9-12. The yearly membership fee is $50, and entitles the member to attend any or all USY events, some of which require an additional fee.