YAD is designed around a “Three Tiered Strategy” of LIVE, GIVE, LEAD.  Together these help accomplish our goal to help build an incredible community to be Jewish in.  YAD Provides adults ages 21-45 with an on ramp for engagement through robust programming, connections, making Colorado an inclusive, meaningful and vibrant place to be Jewish.

What does it mean to LIVE Jewish?

As we know being Jewish is more than religion, it is about a community.  Our LIVE Jewish platform helps create a meaningful Jewish community through an extensive programs, events, collaborations and grass-root initiatives..  Check out some of our programs, get involved and help us make Colorado an incredible place to be JEWISH!!!

YAD Shabbat

YAD Shabbat is a quarterly Shabbat dinner series – the largest Shabbat dinner in town! Click here to learn more

YAD Cares

YAD Cares is the volunteer arm of YAD.  Click here to learn more

It's Real | Israel

It’s Real | Israel is a monthly discussion series about Israel covering a variety of topics.  Click here to learn more

Kosher Fish

Bimonthly not-so-average Jewish Singles Happy Hour! Click here to learn more


Birthright sends young Jews, ages 18-26 on a FREE 10-day trip to Israel. YAD sends a Colorado Community bus annually.  Click here to learn more


Finally a place to see all events in Colorado for Jews in their 20s, 30s, and early 40s.  Click here to check it out