BITY, or Beth Israel Temple Youth, is the congregation's senior youth group, for students in grades 9 - 12. It offers social, religious, cultural, athletic and community service activities that provide teens with the opportunity to meet and interact with other Jewish youth in San Diego, Southern California and the United States. BITY is affiliated with NFTY (The North American Federation of Temple Youth). For more information and NFTY, BITY or to be added to the BITY mailing list, please contact the Youth Department
Beth Israel's 8th-12th grade program is called BITY, which stands for Beth Israel Temple Youth. BITY provides opportunities for high school age youth to participate in activities, form lasting friendships and learn leadership skills. For more information, email the
or call 858-535-1111 ext. 3136.
NEED TO REGISTER FOR BITY? Find our online registration form here.
Upcoming Events: Visit the Upcoming Events page to see upcoming BITY events!
Introducing Your 5774 BITY Board
Teens in the Beth Israel High School have claimed their future. After listening to speeches, the students voted for and elected the 5774 BITY Board. We are all thrilled for the promise our future leaders hold, while honoring those who have led before. It is my honor and privilege to announce the BITY Board for next year:
- President - Samantha Levine
- Programming VP - Celia Tedde
- Social Action VP - Jerrilyn Goldberg
- Religious & Cultural VP - Emma Voit
- Membership VP -Helen Silverstein
- Treasurer - Sam Brogadir
- Secretary- Jaclyn Estrin
- Historian- Kelton Tabor
- 9th Grade Rep- Daniella Williams
RUACH- The new Teen Shabbat Experience
Join us beginning in the fall for our monthly teen service in the activities center at 6:00 p.m. with our new youth director Daniel Brenner. Spend your Shabbat with friends from BITY, NOAR, and all of CBI's youth to sing, pray, and enjoy a special shabbat experience. Read more about Teen Worship Services.