• NFTY-GER Candidates for Regional Board 2017-2018

    Here they are, folks: The candidates for NFTY-GER 2017-2018 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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  • Elections Packet 5777-5778

    When deciding to run for the NFTY-GER Regional Board, it is important that you fully understand all of the duties and obligations associated with the ten Regional Board positions and the elections process. Being a part of Regional Board requires a large amount of time, dedication, flexibility, and commitment.


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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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  • We’ll See YOU in the Windy City! #NFTYConvention 2017

    NFTY Convention is a one of a kind experience – bringing together more than 1,000 Reform Jewish teens from across North America. Come join us and be part of something bigger (it’s NFTY’s biggest event!), experience shaping a Movement, and have a great time.


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  • Consultation on Conscience: Making the Ask

    Going on a train down to DC to the Consultation on Conscience directly after NFTY-GER’s Spring Kallah all I could think of was the fact that I was going to be exhausted. When I stepped out of the cab and into the hotel I knew I was wrong.


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  • Strength Found in Will

    This portion has weighed heavily on me. At first glance, we are faced with themes of ostracizing and isolation, embarrassment and shame. This text details long exiles from a beloved community. It is depressing and disappointing, especially because the Torah is intended to be a reservoir of hope and encouragement at all times. Where is the light?


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  • After NFTY Convention, GER Teens Debrief with In-flight Interviews

    At the end of any NFTY event, especially on the ride home, NFTY-GER teens are always torn between being super excited after a great few days with their friends, and being completely exhausted from non-stop action and a severe lack of sleep. After NFTY Convention, these feelings are exponentially amplified.


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