Teen Friendship & Leadership

Through unique and experiential learning opportunities, our members are invited to be a part of FC leadership, helping us to foster a warm and natural environment for growing friendships!

  • Kids Who Care 
    Compulsory for 6th and 7th graders before participating in programming.
  • Training Tracks
    For 9-12th graders, compulsory to qualify for the Teen Leadership Board
  • Teen Workshops
    Compulsory for 9-12 graders, optional for 8th graders
  • Teen Scene Host Committees
    Leadership and planning opportunities for friends 13-17

 

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And You Shall Live

A WEEKLY TORAH THOUGHT FROM RABBI MORDY No amount of Rabbinical School training prepares you for a week like this past one. The amount of numbness, emotions, sadness, love, shock, awe, mourning, and support has been overwhelming for many and the days ahead will likely prove to be overwhelming as well. In truth, I should leave it this week saying… Read More

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FOTT Art Night by: Mark Sulkin

Last night at Friendship Circle, we did, FOTT Art. It was a lot of fun. We learned how to make sculptures out of aluminum foil and different colored fabric. A woman named Teresa talked to us about an artist who made sculptures like that. The sculpture I made was a worm. I started rolling the aluminum foil into the shape… Read More

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Our Mission

The Friendship Circle of Pittsburgh was established in 2006 with the intention of creating a more inclusive community. Our programs engage youth and adults with diverse abilities in a full range of social activities; we aim to enrich the lives of all participants through mutually advantageous interactions, creating lasting friendships that strengthen both the Jewish and greater communities.

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