• NFTY Convention Music… You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet

    If there is one thing I love about NFTY Convention, it’s that I get to be a part of creating some moments that are unforgettable for teens and even for myself. Wherever you are, tune in, because we really do have the best of our movement here at NFTY Convention.

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  • Where Prayer is Spine-Tinglingly, Bone-Shakingly Inspiring

    This is not your grandfather's davening. Our NFTY teens sang energetically, chanted meaningfully and swayed with joy and abandon.

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  • A Weekend with My Closest Friends

    I am so excited to be in Los Angeles for NFTY Convention this weekend. After counting down the past 100 days, I woke up early this morning to start my journey to convention.

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  • A Man’s World Ain’t Nothin’ Without a Woman or a Girl

    This essay is the winner of Women of Reform Judaism's Centennial Essay Competition. Women of Reform Judaism established this essay contest in honor of their Centennial celebration.

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  • Watch NFTY Convention Live!

    Experience NFTY Convention just like you're there. Check out our live-stream to be a part of all the big moments throughout this amazing event.

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  • Hopping off to NFTY Convention

    By Cori Schimko, NFTY-GER member and Programming Vice President of Beth Sholom Temple Youth Group (BSTYG) I hopped off the plane at LAX with a dream and my polka dot cardigan. I walked to the baggage claim with my friends from NFTY-GER to find cheering NFTY youth professionals and some NFTYites from NFTY-TOR (Texas-Oklahoma Region).

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  • Getting Ready: Four Questions Before NFTY Convention

    "In a few hours, we’ll be hopping off a plane at LAX with a dream and a cardigan, but right now we’re an involved teen and a youth professional getting excited about attending NFTY Convention and the Youth Engagement Conference, respectively. The Assistant Director of Education & Youth Programs at my temple interviewed me a bit about NFTY Convention before we arrive!".

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  • 5 Reasons You’re Excited for NFTY Convention

    There are a million reasons everyone is excited for NFTY Convention 2013 in Los Angeles. We count down the top 5 on this eve on your arrival in LA!.

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  • Doing Good in 140 Characters or Less

    Everything started with Twitter. Actor Joshua Malina (Scandal, The West Wing, Big Bang Theory) turned to Twitter to celebrate his Birthday, asking people to donate on his behalf to MAZON: A Jewish Response to Hunger.

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  • It’s All about Convention (Sort of)

    Every two years, the teens of our movement rejoice in anticipation of the coming NFTY Convention. It is Hanukkah and Purim rolled into one, the Super Bowl and your birthday colliding at top speed, an all-you-can-eat buffet boasting nothing but your favorite foods.

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