The Sabes Center Minneapolis provides opportunities for every Jewish teen in the Twin Cities to connect to meaningful opportunities and engage in Jewish programming that meets them where they are. A collaboration between the Minnesota JCC and BBYO, this new program will bring together the broadest range of teen engagement to elevate the current successful models of programming and move beyond the boundaries of traditional organizations and youth movements.

JCC Maccabi Games

3,000 Jewish teen athletes, ages 12-17 and representing communities from across the globe, will come together to experience the magic of JCC Maccabi, the world’s largest Jewish youth sports event. The Minnesota JCC delegation has a limit of eight (8) athlete participants, spots will be honored on a first-come, first served basis. 

JCC Maccabi Games

Summer Opportunities

There are countless summer opportunities for teens in our community to be involved in, below are links to just a few great teen summer programs.

Camp Olami Staffing

BBYO Summer Programs


Sabes JCC is committed to making sure that financial concerns never get in the way of a teen having a meaningful Jewish experience. If you are looking for scholarship please fill out the scholarship form below.

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