group photo at canobie lake park

Temple Reyim USY (TRUSY) is the award winning United Synagogue Youth Chapter of Temple Reyim in Newton, Massachusetts.  In the past year, Temple Reyim USY has won many awards including the Herb Musmon Honorary Award for Most Improved Chapter.  TRUSY has also been the proud recipient of the Silver Chapter of Excellence Award as well as many awards for our programming.

USY is divided by age group, with grades 3-5 in Kadima, grades 6-8 in Junior USY, and grades 9-12 in Senior USY.  Joining USY is easy, please email Rachel Savage at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to request a membership form. Sign up today to take advantage of the many chapter, regional, and international programs available including sporting events, parties, overnights, day trips, social action activities, dances, and conventions.

 USY Staff

Youth Director / Senior USY Advisor: Rachel Savage

Rachel Savage serves as Youth Director, Senior USY Advisor, and Office Manager. She started working at Temple Reyim in August 2010 as the Junior USY Advisor, and has loved this synagogue since for its sense of community and friendliness. A former USYer from the Hagalil region (NJ), she is excited to be working at Temple Reyim and helping the larger Jewish community recognize Temple Reyim USY as truly being "the coolest and the best." In her occasional free time, she loves to travel with her husband, explore new restaurants, and read. She loves visitors, so drop by the Office anytime for a cup of coffee or tea and a chat.

Kadima/6-7th Grade Program Advisor: Rebecca Weinstein

Rebecca Weinstein is the new Kadima advisor. Rebecca is from Baltimore, MD originally and moved last year to the Boston to attend rabbinical school at Hebrew College. She comes to Temple Reyim with a background in teaching and a passion for Judaism. Rebecca is looking forward to a fun and active year with Kadima USY!