The Star of Deborah Award honors B’nai B’rith Girls who have made an outstanding commitment to BBG, have displayed a consistent commitment to the sisterhood that is BBG, and who best exemplify the ideals and principles set forth by BBYO. It is the highest honor a BBG can receive.
The award is based on a holistic evaluation of the following achievements in a member’s participation:
- Fulfilling the duties of office on any level of the B'nai B'rith Girls.
- Acting as an event coordinator or member of a planning committee.
- Contributing to the BBG's chapter.
- Fulfilling their responsibility of giving the experience of BBG to others through recruitment and retainment
Any B’nai B’rith Girl in good standing may apply. The Gold Star of Deborah is awarded to BBGs who have gone above and beyond in the achievements listed above, and have support from fellow BBGs, Alephs, BBYO professional staff, and/or alumni in their deservance of this award.
The application must be completed and submitted before the applicant becomes an alumnae.