• How A Starbucks Line Shaped My Entire URJ Biennial Weekend

    When 5,000 Jews are put in one building, I expected the line at Starbucks to be long. But what I didn't expect was that my epiphany of the day at Biennial would happen while waiting in that line.

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  • NFTY-TOR: Shmooze Spring Kallah

    For our last event of the year, the TOR Board wants to talk about something simple: what do we hope NFTY looks like in the future, and what are our goals for it. With 2/3 of the board graduating, it's an amazing reflection and way to say thank you to NFTY for an amazing experience.

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  • NFTY-TOR: See You At Spring Kallah!

    "You can go to services to feel Jewish. You go to NFTY events to feel included." This past weekend at Greene Family Camp, NFTY-TOR led an amazing 6-8th grade event.

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  • NFTY-TOR: Winter Conclave Shmooze

    This month, TOR's enjoying its second TYG-hosted event of the year, Winter Conclave in Houston. Because events are even more special when a host TYG like BIFTY puts on an amazing event, the regional board remembered its favorite memories from Conclaves.

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  • NFTY-TOR: Fall-ish Conclave Shmooze!

    NFTY-TOR's Fall-ish Conclave is over, but our lives as superpowered AvenJews is just beginning. In the spirit of the event's focus on building community through our own values, the regional board decided to discuss the value of inclusion.

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  • NFTY-MVP: NFTY-TOR Visit

    Something so inspiring about those 5 seconds was seeing your region being so engaged on a North American level. Though I said before, it was such an honor witnessing the knowledge and appreciation for social action and religion the emanates off your region, but there’s so much more to it.

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  • #TBT: SW, STR, TOR, and CAR

    This past weekend was packed with NFTY festivities, from NFTY-SW and STR Fall Kallah, CAR Kickoff, and Na'aseh V'Nishmah. Check out just some of the incredible things that went down!.

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  • NFTY-TOR: #TORnvn14 Shmooze!

    Now we know that no one opened the Shmooze thinking "I want to hear someone rant about hatred or unnecessary deaths." But in the spirit of thinking deeper at NVN, the board wanted to make you think a little about ways we can make the world a better place. So from playing Australian baseball to giving tzedakah, how are you going to fix the world?.

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  • Throwback Thursday: NFTY SW, MV, OV, TOR

    Four regions hosted events this week, from every corner of the country. Check out all of the fun and excitement from the events!.

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  • Shnat Netzer: A Gap Year Adventure

    By Sammi Donchin, Past President, NFTY-TOR In my life, I have been incredibly lucky to be surrounded by such a wonderful Jewish community in Oklahoma. My temple family has always been so close to my heart, and have helped me achieve my dreams.

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