DOROT’s prestigious Summer Teen Internship Program is returning to the Riverdale Y. The Summer Teen Internship program has inspired high school students to develop leadership skills and give back to the community. Volunteer with a diverse group of socially-conscious high school students to facilitate intergenerational programs at the Riverdale Y Senior Center.
TWO OPTIONS FOR RISING 10th-12th GRADERS
Focus on healthy, active living through fitness, sports, culinary arts, and joyful Judaism!
Build leadership skills. Mentor younger campers. Train to be a counselor. Take awesome trips. Enjoy all the cooking, fitness and arts electives Camp Zeke has to offer!
Explore Israel as a living laboratory where science and technology meet the Jewish past, present, and future. Teens will engage in an interactive learning environment that seamlessly incorporates Jewish values and history while exploring Israel’s role as a global innovator in science and technology.
Get outside and catch a wave! Few experiences provide the pure joy of surfing. The feeling of riding a first wave is exhilarating and addicting. Join us for one week – or many weeks – of surfing and mindfulness in Rockaway Beach, NY.
Next Step Israel Internships is a 5-week competitive internship, in Israel, for teens who want to experience working in a field of their choice. Teens will learn critical work skills through working in a field of their choice, spend time touring Israel, and personally connect to the land and our shared heritage through experiential learning.
Summer Excelerator is a pilot, five-week long, paid internship program for current high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors. Summer Excelerator matches high school juniors and seniors with internships at a variety of public and private sector employers throughout New York City.
ARTEL Teen Fellowship is an immersive summer experience for teens to develop their Jewish identity, explore their Russian-Jewish heritage, and build a connection to the State of Israel. Through the lenses of studio arts and hi-tech, teens will travel through Israel for more than two weeks exploring Israel's contributions to these fields.
Spend your summer with DOROT’s seniors! Through this highly selective internship, teens will help alleviate loneliness and social isolation for seniors through a variety of volunteer tasks and intergenerational programs. Programs are designed to explore social justice and Jewish communal connections while forging bonds between the generations.