• The Value of True Partnership

    By Abby Adelman & Amanda Wachstein, NFTY-PAR NFTY prides itself on being a teen-powered youth movement, and it is. However, behind every strong teen is an adult supporting and partnering with them to guide and enhance their work.

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  • NFTY-CWR: Special Report – NFTY Convention

    The first thought that most people have when they hear NFTY Convention is “What is that?” NFTY is the North American Federation of Temple Youth. In February, NFTY held its bi- annual convention in Atlanta, Georgia with 1,000 teens and 300 staff members, or youth professionals, in attendance.

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  • Netzer Veida: One Community, One Family

    The world shrunk this weekend. Three days ago, France was millions of miles away, Australia was on a different planet, and Israel was light years away.

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  • MVP Monday: See Y’all in Atlanta!

    I have a little proposition for you. What if I told you there was a place where you could meet NFTYites from all across the continent.

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  • MVP Monday: Lead From Your Seat

    I want to encourage everyone to be that leader from their seat. In most cases, the best leaders are the people who actively engage in the programs, who bring forth new ideas, and who show that they truly care about the organization.

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  • MVP Monday: How to Publicize Your Event

    Bringing together creative and innovative publicizing tactics from NFTY-GER and NE provided us with a large amount of information and many different options to share with you. We invite you to communicate with one another to share useful and effective advertising techniques to help our regions have fun while also encouraging people to sign up for events.

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  • NFTY-SO: Bringing the Holy Home – NFTY Southern’s Social Action Day

    At NFTY Southern Institute, teens worked together to define what makes NFTY Southern a kehillah kedoshah, a holy community. To wrap up the weekend, we sent them with the charge of “bringing the holy home” – taking the holiness that they create in our NFTY regional community, and sharing it with the communities they are a part of.

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  • MVP Monday: The NFTY Experience

    I am so grateful that I was given the opportunity to find out about NFTY my freshman year. As a past MVP, and current Central Recruitment VP, it is so important to realize that everyone comes to NFTY for different reasons.

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  • NFTY-NO: The impact of Temple Youth Groups (TYG)

    TYGs (Temple Youth Groups) work hard to create events for participants to enjoy. Their effort and passion is clearly evident in their planning process, outreach, and final product.

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  • This is My Campaign: The NFTY President Reflects on his Biennial Experiences

    After having the unbelievable privilege of meeting and speaking with President Obama about 30 minutes before he spoke to the URJ Biennial participants, I had a feeling he was going to say something about NFTY.

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