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Why I Am Wearing Orange on June 2

By Maddie Newman, NFTY Texas Oklahoma Since living in Texas for the past twelve years, I’ve grown up with the concept of guns being in my friend’s houses, being used by my neighbor on his yearly hunting trip, and being on display in a decorative glass box. Until I was thirteen, I didn’t know what gun violence was. I was in my fifth summer at the URJ Greene Family Camp when my counselors were told about the deadly movie theatre shooting in Aurora, Colorado where twelve people were killed. I remember the shock on their faces and surprise we all […]

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NFTY Participates in Wear Orange Day 2016

As we approach the second annual Gun Violence Awareness Day in the United States, NFTY is again “Wearing Orange” on June 2nd. Last year, NFTY the RAC, and the URJ were founding partners in this important day when people across the country, including politicians, celebrities, sports teams, and thousands of members of the Reform Jewish Movement changed their profile pictures and posted on social media to take a stand against gun violence.

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NFTY April 2016 Infographic

30 Days 30 Events – April is NFTY’s Busiest Month of the Year

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#NFTYCelebrates Passover!

NFTY is gearing up for Passover, and we’re celebrating by sharing our Passover Survival Packs on social media! Is there something special your family puts on the seder plate? Do you have a go-to schmear for your matzah (cream cheese, tomato sauce, or something even more wacky)? We want to know about it!

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#NFTYCelebrates Purim

For Purim this year, #NFTYCelebrates the love and appreciation that we have for our community. This holiday reminds us once again to be thankful for what we have and to rejoice in the survival of the Jewish people. In preparation for Purim, join us in posting and celebrating the #MegillahScrollModels in your life! On social media, tag 4 friends that remind you of each of the Purim characters:

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NFTYites Get Excited to Attend AIPAC Policy Conference 2016

NFTYites Get Excited to Attend AIPAC Policy Conference 2016

The AIPAC Policy Conference is coming up this weekend (March 20-22), and the NFTYites attending could not be more excited! The American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) is a lobbying group that advocates pro-Israel policies to Congress and Executive Branch of the United States. Every year in Washington, DC they hold an event called Policy Conference (PC), which attracts over fifteen thousand pro-Israel advocates from across the world.

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