On Hanukkah, we think of both the power of humanity and the power of G-d. In order to live our days and make the world a better place, we learn that we must take an active role to stand up for what is right, defend just causes, seek out justice, and perform acts of lovingkindness.
Much work has gone into making this dream a reality. This is the next step in realizing the vision upon which the school was founded; serving our community, on a year-round basis, with a dedication to the mission of teaching our students how to succeed in accordance with their G-d given talents while standing tall as proud and involved Jews.
“JETS changed my life”: Over 20 students graduated from JETS, including graduates who received High School and Rabbinical Ordination diplomas, as well as certificates in Mortgage Banking, Digital Marketing, Computer Coding, Real Estate Development, and more.
Attending the event were seventy-five former students, with alumni ranging from 2005 through to 2021 looking to reminisce and strengthen friendships. It was a genuine pleasure to see a third of the young men now happily married with children, passing on the values and lessons JETS instilled in the next generation.
For a young man, knowing he has the ability to support his family can alleviate stress and lift the burden from his shoulders. He has the freedom to pursue a career that is meaningful and lucrative. He can give back to the community and live a life of dignity and purpose.