Criteria for Application to 2022 Y2I

To qualify for 2022 Y2I a teen must:

1. Be Jewish, consider themselves to be Jewish, and be raised exclusively in the Jewish faith (meaning not actively practicing another faith). The Foundation warmly welcomes teens of interfaith families to 2022 Y2I.  A significant percentage of teens, some years up to 40% or more, are from interfaith families. If you need further clarification, contact Sharon Wyner, at 978-565-4450 or

Out of respect for traditional Jewish beliefs, Messianic Jews do not qualify for the Y2I program.

2. Be a sophomore or junior in high school as of September 1, 2021.

3. Meet one of the following:

• Reside in Lappin Foundation’s North Shore service area
• Be a member of a temple in Lappin Foundation’s North Shore service area
• Be enrolled at Camp Bauercrest for the summer of 2022 as a junior in high school
• A limited number of spots are available to Jewish teens who live in CJP’s service area

4. Be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

5. Complete the 2022 Y2I program requirements.

Contact Sharon Wyner at 978-565-4450 or for more information.


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