• My Incredible Experience at Netzer Veida

    What happens when you take a NFTYite, fly them to Israel, and give them the once in a lifetime opportunity to learn alongside Reform Jewish teens from 14 different countries. An unforgettable experience.

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  • NFTY Stands with Paris

    NFTY stands in solidarity for the victims, and their families, of the attacks on Paris, last week. While it can be difficult to think and talk about, it is important that we not shy away from it.

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  • NFTY at URJ Biennial 2015

    We are lucky and incredibly excited to have over 120 NFTY teens participating in the URJ Biennial in Orlando this week. Want your post included here.

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  • Thinking About Rabin 20 Years Later

    Israel is no longer a place that dwells alone and has to join the global journey towards peace, reconciliation and international cooperation.

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  • A Yom Kippur Sermon on Gun Violence Prevention : We Will Not Stand By as Our Neighbor’s Blood Is Shed

    By Lexi Chavin, NFTY Programming Vice President  Resident of Charleston, SC Yesterday I was mindlessly typing an essay for class when the girl sitting next to me asked “Hey, what’s that blue sticker with the tree on it on your laptop?” I paused for a second, like I do every time I think about the.

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  • An Open Letter to Mr. Azoulay

    Dear Mr. Azoulay - Your statement regarding the legitimacy of Reform Jews was deplorable and has widespread negative consequences for World Progressive Jewry, a movement of which we are proud to be members, as well as the greater global Jewish community.

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  • NFTY Celebrates Marriage Equality

    Today the United States Supreme Court made clear that the Constitution both allows same sex couples to marry and requires all states to recognize all marriages performed in other states. It is a day many of us long prayed for, but were not sure if we would ever see it happen.

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  • NFTY Mechina 2015

    In June 2015, NFTY teen leaders gathered at URJ Kutz Camp for a weekend of creative worship services, cross-continental networking, and lively discussions. Take a look at their experience through their eyes:.

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  • A Letter to My Charleston & NFTY Communities

    Two nights ago I had just walked away from a group of fellow staff members to head to bed at the URJ Kutz camp when surprisingly, considering my lack of service in Warwick, a notification popped up on my phone. It was a CNN snippet describing a shooting in Charleston, South Carolina with 9 fatalities.

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  • NFTY supports the Charleston Community

    This week, NFTY’s network of Social Action Vice Presidents, from around the country and Canada, convened in Washington, D. .

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