Participating youth come from these congregations and communities:

• Antioch Baptist Church

• Bedford Presbyterian Church

• Bethel Baptist Church

• Bet Torah

• Briarcliff Congregational Church

• Congregation B’nai Yisrael

• First Unitarian Society Hastings

• Fourth Unitarian Society of Westchester

• First Congregational Church of Chappaqua

• First Presbyterian Church of Katonah

• Hudson Valley Islamic Community Center

• Katonah United Methodist Church

• Lutheran Church of Mt. Kisco

Pleasantville Presbyterian Church 

• Temple Beth El of Northern Westchester

• Temple Beth Am of Northern Westchester

• Temple Shaaray Tefila

• St. Francis AME Zion Church

• St. Augustine's Episcopal Church

• St. Matthews Episcopal Church

• St. Patrick's Catholic Church

• St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church

• Upper Westchester Muslim Society

• Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of

Northern Westchester

Our Mission is to build a bridge between our faith communities

that fosters deep and lasting relationships among our high school students.  Our interfaith youth program provides a vehicle for teens to engage in dialogue and action based on common values.  Our activities include service projects and regular gatherings to connect, reflect and plan.

~Nisa Geller - Executive Director

~Kathy DiBiasi - Director of Programming



          WYA Staff

​~Linda Burpee

~Nina Cascone

~Kristina Coleman

~Paula Desrochers-Yakout

~Dina Elshakry-Hafez

​~Rev. Martha Jacobs

~Sunera Rahman

~Howard Rodstein

​~Laurie Hirsch Schulz

~Karin Young Shiel (Chair)

~Steve Skillman

​~Nat'e'lege Wilson

Rev Paul Alcorn

Rabbi Stacy Bergman

Carola Bracco

Neighbors Link

Pastor Tom Buchanan

Presbyterian Church of New Rochelle

Jill Friedman

AJC (American Jewish Committee) 

Dr. Mahjabeen Hassan

American Muslim Women's Association (AMWA)

& Upper Westchester Muslim Society (UWMS)

Carol Kunin

Walking Together

Sarah LaCour

Social Worker, BCSD

Rev. Kym McNair