• Seven Days, 14 Countries, and an Important Lesson

    “History has its eyes on you.” Whether you’re a Hamilton fan or active on Twitter, you’ve probably seen this quote before. Its message is simple yet profound; actions have real consequences on us and the people around us, both now and in the future.

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  • Coalition of Jewish Teens Statement on a Changing World

    We are inspired to assemble as NFTY, USY, NCSY, BBYO, and Young Judaea, united under the shared goal of providing teens with meaningful Jewish experiences. We, the peer-elected leadership of national and global Jewish youth movements, representing tens of thousands of Jewish teens, are observing the traditions and evolution of American democracy closely.

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  • I Want to Know: Are Guns Allowed on Campus?

    When looking at colleges, I looked at factors like the school’s scholarships, study abroad opportunities, Hillel atmosphere, and many other features as I tried to find my perfect fit. However, in a day in age where we often hear about shootings on college campuses, my friends and I found that we have to consider school’s safety policies that aim to keep students safe, policies like campus carry laws.

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  • View the 2017-2018 NFTY North American Board Candidates

    At this year's NFTY Asefah, held the day before NFTY Convention 2017 in Chicago, NFTY will elect the 2017-2018 North American Board. These newly-elected leaders will begin their terms in June and commit themselves to an additional year of serving the movement.

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  • The Past, Present, and Future of Racial Justice

    Recognizing past successes, current struggles, and future possibilities regarding racial equality in the United States, NFTY is proud to be formally launching our movement’s Racial Justice Campaign during NFTY Convention 2017.

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  • Exploring Life as a Refugee

    In NFTY, teens are fortunate to live in countries where freedom, order, and equality prevail. However, in many countries across the world, other people and other teens do not have the same opportunities to freely express their opinions, work towards change, and practice their own religions.

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  • 2017-2018 North American Board Elections Packet

    Teen leadership is one of the highest priorities within NFTY. There are many opportunities, on local, regional and North American levels, to be involved in peer-to-peer and adult-teen leadership experiences.

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  • 7 Reasons to Register for NFTY Convention

    1. See your NFTY & Camp friends from across North America.

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  • Fighting The Blaze: NFTY’s Response to the Fires in Israel

    These past few weeks in Israel, especially Haifa, have been filled with sadness and tragedy due to fires. Officials have cited arson and a perfect storm of natural circumstances, as cause for the many fires sweeping the small state.

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  • Submit Your Entry for the NFTY Song Competition

    The Song Competition provides an opportunity for teen songwriters to share their music with their peers across North America. The NFTY Convention 2017 theme addresses the importance of focusing taking charge of making change in the world and music is a meaningful way to impact all three.

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