• 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • NFTY Veida 2020: An Event FILLED with Connections

    by Aileen McDonald “Do you hear that. Do you hear that.

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  • Finding Home, Connections & Snow at NFTY Veida

    By Lindsey Plotkin, NFTY-TOR When I first heard about NFTY Veida last year at NFTY Convention, I didn’t really know what it was, but I loved the idea of going to another North American event. Living in Texas my entire life, the idea of going to Wisconsin in the middle of February scared me, but.

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  • Leaders Among Leaders

    by Allison Bourd As I boarded my flight home from Veida, I felt rather lonely. Not because my plane buddy Fletcher had boarded three groups before me, but because I had just left a community for the last time – the community that inspired and helped me grow into the NFTY leader I am today.

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  • An Update on Coronavirus From NFTY President Maya Levy

    When all you do is look at your phone and scroll through the news updates, it’s easy to become overwhelmed by the fear and panic that is gripping the world around COVID-19 AKA coronavirus. It can feel scary at times, and it’s frustrating to feel helpless, so take a deep breath, wash your hands, and.

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