Some of the 2016-17 TAPpers! 

The Jewish World Watch Teen Ambassador Program is an innovative approach to leadership skill building especially created for Los Angeles metro area 10th-12th graders.

Taste of TAP

Get a Taste of TAP!

Jewish World Watch is looking for passionate high schoolers who want to become leaders, advocates and world-changers through its Teen Ambassador Program (TAP).

Are you interested in genocide and its consequences: hunger, displacement, poverty and violence against women? Join TAP, our free series of intimate social justice workshops.

Get a Taste of TAP at an upcoming screening of “Salam Neighbor,” the award-winning movie which follows the journey of two 20-something filmmakers allowed to live inside a Syrian refugee camp.

Have a nosh, meet current members of TAP, and learn about JWW’s work responding to genocide and mass atrocities. You’ll be glad you did!

Sunday, February 25
3 – 5:30 p.m.
Valley Beth Shalom,
15739 Ventura Blvd, Encino

RSVP to Amy at
(818) 501-1836 ext. 204

Download Flyer (PDF)

WANT TO BE A TEEN AMBASSADOR? The program starts in 2018 so please apply now. Fill out the TAP Google Drive  Application (preferred method) or click here for the Application as a WORD document (copy, complete and email to 

Jewish World Watch is seeking dedicated, passionate, compassionate and curious teens who want to learn about how to become leaders, advocates, and world changers. Interested in genocide and its consequences – hunger, displacement, lack of education, poverty, violence against women – but don’t know much about these topics?

JWW staff, educators and guest speakers will teach you about world issues while you make new friends from all over Los Angeles, learn how to be a better public speaker and leader, earn community service credits, and have fun while you acquire new community organizing and advocacy skills that you can use to encourage your peers and community members to take action for change. 

Click here for Program FAQs.

Why be a Teen Ambassador?  Check out this video made by a TAP teen.


Does this sound like a good fit for you? Not sure? Call 818.501.1836 or email Amy at


The Jewish World Watch Teen Ambassador Program is part of the L.A. Jewish Teen Initiative, co-funded by the Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles and the Jim Joseph Foundation with seed funding provided by the Jewish Community Foundation of Los Angeles. Program partners include UpStart, Etzah, an Initiative of the AJU Graduate Center for Education, and BJE Impact.