Applications for Teen JAM, a Jewish teen leadership program for eighth- to 11th-graders at the Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta, are due Friday, Sept. 19.

The program is a leadership task force, focused on social activism through Jewish values. Teen JAM task force members will work throughout the year with community organizations to plan and create the community service projects for J-Serve, the annual International day of Jewish youth service that is run by teens, for teens (next year on Sunday, April 19).

Teen JAM meets Thursdays, Oct. 2– April 23 from 7 to 8:30 p.m.

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If accepted into the Teen JAM task force, there is a fee to participate: MJCCA member $145; community: $205.

To get more information about Teen JAM or to apply, click here.

For information about other upcoming MJCCA teen programs, visit online at, or email