• NFTY teens take on COVID-19

    As of August 13,2020 I have been stuck at home for five months; that’s a total of 22 Shabbatot that I have spent on zoom, my temple’s Facebook page, or with my family. Don’t get me wrong, I really love my family, but being at home all day in a house with a younger 15.

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  • August is Leadership Learning Month

    Hi NFTY. If you’re looking for an opportunity to build your leadership skills, the next three weeks are designed for you.

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  • Moving Forward with NFTY

    To be a NFTYite means being a leader. To be a NFTYite means pushing our movement forward.

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  • How to Be Inclusive When Planning NFTY Events

    By Lee Smith, NFTY-MAR Social Action Vice President 2019-2020 (they/them/theirs) NFTY is an inclusive place. We foster a unique social environment unlike school or other teen activities that allows teens to be who they are.

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  • Reimagining the Future of NFTY

    NFTY belongs to all of us. It is collectively created and maintained by synagogue leaders, URJ staff, teens and alumni.

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  • Resources for Teens and Parents

    Resources for Teens and Parents Teens have already been faced with many moments of loss during this pandemic. Cancellations of school, sports, trips, banquets, graduations, proms, confirmation and more.

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  • How You Can Get Involved in the 2020 Election

    By Jessica Becker, NFTY Social Action Vice President Sign-up today for the virtual town hall launch of Every Voice, Every Vote: The Reform Movement’s 2020 Civic Engagement Campaign. As a child, my father and I would go to St.

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  • 11 Ways to Help the Planet During Earth Week (And All Year Long!)

    By The NFTY Environmental Justice Task Force   The COVID-19 pandemic has affected so many parts of our lives – our education, our relationships, and our physical and mental health. It’s been a hard experience in a lot of ways, but there is a silver lining: one of the indirect effects of Coronavirus is as people are staying.

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  • From the President: March Update

    By Maya Levy, NFTY President The seemingly eternal month of March has finally come to an end. This month was full of surprises beyond my wildest imagination, but I can confidently say that despite some disappointments, I am entering April stronger and wiser than I was 31 days ago.

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  • What Shabbat Means to 9 NFTY Teens

    A group of NFTY teens gathered virtually on Friday afternoon to make challah together. They started by introducing themselves and what Shabbat means to them.

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