• Observing Memorial Day the URJ Camp Way

    By Jamie Mafdali NFTY-STR youth professional; Youth Director at Temple Dor Dorim When some people think of Memorial Day they think of beaches, barbecues, and mattress sales. Others think of the men and women who lost their lives in service of this great country.

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  • NFTY-STR: 15 Seconds

    After two camping experiences with profound connections to Israel, Haley Dennis took her passion for Israel and her passion for dance and created an original piece that will be performed at NFTY Convention.

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  • Countdown to NFTY Convention 2015: How NFTY Inspired My Daughter

    As every parent knows, when your child’s heart is bursting for joy, yours is, too. When your child’s heart is bursting for joy in anticipation before an event occurs, you’ve scored a gold mine.

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  • MVP Monday: Walking Through the Door

    It can be hard to step away from a group of friends and welcome a new member in, but it’s something that is inspiring to everyone. At some point or another, we all felt like we were “lost” at a NFTY event, but we also all had that one person invite us to sit with them at dinner, be their partner for a mixer, or anything in between.

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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-STR: TYGs Come Together for Big Event

    Our goal was to be inclusive and welcoming to all who wished to participate. With over 60 Jewish teens, we were successful.

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