• A Different Viewpoint on NFTY-GER Winter Kallah

    At NFTY-GER’s Winter Kallah at URJ Camp Harlam more than 100 teens gathered together to discuss social action, Jewish values, and to have fun with both new and old friends. Casey Sherman, a member of NFTY-STR, joined NFTY-GER for the week and details her experience: 


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  • Introducing the Candidates for NFTY-GER Regional Board 5778-5779

    Candidates for President Sarah Friedman is a junior from Hillsborough, New Jersey. Sarah has served on the NFTY-GER Cabinet for two years, and is currently serving as the Membership Vice President! Sarah has served as the Vice President and Ex-Officio in her TYG, SMOOCHY, and has loved attending UMC and URJ Kutz Camp. Sarah coaches


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  • Learning, Fun, Friends all at Fall Kallah!

    NFTY-GER joined together last month at Kutz Camp for the first kallah of the year, Fall Kallah. At this event the GER community learned about leadership, partook in Shabbat and Havdallah services, and spent time with friends, new and old.


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  • 7 Incredible Opportunities For You and Your NFTY Friends

    Registration is open for Summer 2018 and more! From two new specialty summer camps, to leadership and social justice opportunities, to Israel and beyond. Visit urjyouth.org for your road map to adventure! 


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  • Where We Go From Here: NFTY-GER’s 2017-2018 Calendar of Events

    NFTY-GER is a community that cares. We care about honoring our past, building for our future, and having meaningful experiences here in the present. I often like to joke that if something happens twice in NFTY-GER, it becomes a tradition—a seemingly vital part of what we do that it would be unthinkable to change. In reality, though, that is not the case.


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  • What Being a NFTY-GER Cabinet Member Means to Me

    To me, being a Cabinet member is something special. To me, it means that I can still help the wonderful region we all know and love even if I’m not on regional board.


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  • Urban Mitzvah Corps at Winter Kallah

    Urban Mitzvah Corps (UMC) is a wonderful program in which individuals live on the Rutgers University campus for the duration of a month.


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  • Join the 6th and 7th Grade Event Committee!

    Going to your first NFTY-GER high school event may be scary for some people, especially if you haven’t gone to a weekend long event in middle school. This is why the NFTY 6th and 7th grade event is crucial. This event can make or break your NFTY-GER experience.


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  • Help NFTY-GER grow. Become a Group Leader.

    I knew I first wanted to take on a position of leadership in NFTY-GER when I participated in a program so incredible and meaningful, yet fell flat in my group. I could tell the program leaders had good intent when writing the program, that the content was there, yet the passion of the program writers sat plainly on the page!


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  • What to expect at NFTY-GER Kickoff 2016!

    There’s an indescribable feeling I get when I attend a NFTY-GER event. It’s an opportunity to meet other teens who share the same passions and personalities as I do. At NFTY-GER’s Kickoff Event, participants are going to have the opportunity to learn all about Leadership Development while having countless opportunities to meet other people just like themselves.


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