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About The Trip

About the trip

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Learn to Give: Learn to Grow

By devoting your summer to giving back to others, you will learn that true chesed often means overcoming personal limitations and facing challenges. The greater the challenge, the greater the reward!

Become Inspired

Through the summer, you will work with underprivileged children and adults facing difficult situations. The chesed you do on GIVE WEST will change the way you think about what you can accomplish. Girls on GIVE WEST return as passionate, confident young women ready to make a difference.

Long Lasting Friendships

On GIVE WEST, teens will form meaningful relationships with their peers as they bond while learning, touring and performing acts of chesed. Girls from all across North America and from all different backgrounds attend GIVE WEST. Each girl contributes their perspective to the GIVE WEST family experience.

Dedicated and Exciting Staff

Advisors on GIVE WEST are the most passionate and dedicated staff NCSY has to offer. Each staff member has been chosen for their capabilities to ensure you get the most out of your experience.

Tour New Places in the US While Having a Blast!

This year GIVE WEST will be traveling across the West Coast! Giving to people across the US is a huge and exciting undertaking. Visit new locations and take part in this once in a lifetime opportunity.