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Meet Incoming NFTY President Kathryn Fleisher

I am incredibly grateful for the opportunity to serve at NFTY President for the upcoming year, as I am deeply invested in the successes of NFTY and the Reform Movement. Having grown up in an interfaith family, I truly understand what it feels like to be on the outside of the Jewish community.

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NFTY Leaders Join Together to Prepare for Upcoming Year at Mechina

On June 17 through June 21, teen leaders from across the continent will join together at the URJ Kutz Camp in Warwick, New York for NFTY’s Mechina. This North American leadership event is hosted each year prior to the summer and serves to gather ideas, network leaders, and spark inspiration. Through innovative services and programming, Mechina incorporates NFTY’s movement priorities and upcoming campaigns, setting the tone for the NFTY year, as well as giving regional leaders the tool to lead in the upcoming year.

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NFTY Leaders Condemn Horrific Attack on Orlando Nightclub

In response to the tragic violence in Orlando, the leadership of NFTY, the Reform Jewish Youth Movement, issued the following statement

5 Words to Describe People Found at URJ Biennial

5 Words to Describe People Found at URJ Biennial

06 November 2015

What are some words to describe myself at the URJ Biennial? Blessed. Proud. I am so privileged to be here, representing some of the things that make me, me. I represent Temple Shalom, my youth group SHFTY, NFTY-TOR, the URJ Kutz Camp, and other groups I call my communities. I am blessed to be here this week, and proud to call myself a URJ teen."

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How A Starbucks Line Shaped My Entire URJ Biennial Weekend

How A Starbucks Line Shaped My Entire URJ Biennial Weekend

06 November 2015

When 5,000 Jews are put in one building, I expected the line at Starbucks to be long. But what I didn't expect was that my epiphany of the day at Biennial would happen while waiting in that line.

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NFTY at URJ Biennial 2015

NFTY at URJ Biennial 2015

05 November 2015

We are lucky and incredibly excited to have over 120 NFTY teens participating in the URJ Biennial in Orlando this week! Want your post included here? Be sure to use #NFTY!

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Thinking About Rabin 20 Years Later

02 November 2015

Israel is no longer a place that dwells alone and has to join the global journey towards peace, reconciliation and international cooperation.

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NFTY Participates in the SNAP Challenge

21 October 2015

In the United States, 1 in 6 people face hunger. In a country with a gross domestic product (GDP) of $15.7 billion annually, the fact that roughly 17% percent of its citizens cannot afford to feed themselves and their families is absolutely deplorable.

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The Climb

14 October 2015

“There’s always gonna be another mountain. I’m always gonna wanna make it move. Always gonna be an uphill battle, sometimes I’m gonna have to lose. Ain’t about how fast I get there, ain’t about what’s waiting on the other side, it’s the climb.” ~ Miley Cyrus.

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