RYPA is an association for all full-time, part-time, clergy, volunteer and other professionals who work with Reform Jewish Youth. The Reform Youth Professionals' Association is a community of professionals who are striving to make an impact on Jewish Youth. RYPA is also a professional network, a community where questions can be asked and support is given. Professional Development, Mentorship, Support, Resources and Information are at the cornerstones of RYPA's goals.
RYPA is a proud member of the Union for Reform Judaism Family, and was welcomed at the 2011 Biennial in National Harbor, Maryland.
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Introducing RYPA's Migdalor Programming Award
The RYPA Migdalor (lighthouse) award is an honor given to a Reform Jewish Youth Professional for their exemplary and outstanding efforts in community programming and events. Click here for more information.