While we're sad we can't gather in-person for Spring Kallah, we are ecstatic to announce Cyber Kallah! We're excited to offer fun and meaningful programs for our community April 24 and 25. Check out the Cyber Kallah website to learn more: https://texasoklahoma.nfty.org/event/nfty-tor-cyber-kallah-2020/?event_date=2020-04-24
We want to help you feel connected with your Judaism! Text @nftytorah to 81010 to weekly Shabbat updates from NFTY-TOR's very own teens. Can't wait to have you join us for TORah study!
Come see NFTY-TOR teens in episodes of Greene Screene, URJ Greene Family Camp's new virtual program! Check out new episodes right here on Facebook.
Don't miss out on the early-bird rate for Spring Kallah! Register by this Sunday to get the early-bird rate and save your teen's spot at Shabbat, NFTY prom, and so much more!
Visit https://texasoklahoma.nfty.org/event/nfty-tor-spring-kallah-2020/?event_date=2020-04-24 to learn more and register.
FOMO?! No Way! Don’t miss out on any of the fun by joining NFTY participants from all around the United States on a zoom call THIS Friday night @ either 6:05 or 6:40 CST!
Thank you Abby Stein for sharing your incredible story with our community tonight. We've enjoyed laughing and learning with you!
We had to take a picture at the iconic place at Zilker Park for our Potluck Picnic in the Park! (How many Ps can we use in our photo caption?)
We're excited to welcome Abby Stein as our featured guest at Winter Conclave! We are thrilled that she will be joining us to share her story and be a part of our community for the weekend. Registration ends on January 12. We hope to see you there!
Happy Hanukkah NFTY-TOR! 🕎 As the sun sets and the first night begins, we're wishing everyone eight days filled with meaningful time spent with friends and family.
We're revealing the NFTY Convention 2021 location today on NFTY's Facebook, live from #URJBiennial! Watch at facebook.com/officialnfty at 12:55pm CST
"I can't stop Andy from growing up. But I wouldn't miss [this event] for the world." Registration is live for Winter Conclave, January 31-February 2, 2020. Can't wait to see you in San Antonio!
Be sure to visit our website to learn more and register: https://texasoklahoma.nfty.org/event/nfty-tor-winter-conclave-2020/?event_date=2020-01-31
Parents, time is running out to sign your teen up for TzedaKallah, our new social action event in Austin, TX! Visit https://texasoklahoma.nfty.org/ to learn more and sign up. Registration closes on the 18th!
Join teens from across North America to help guide NFTY and congregations on topics important to us! Apply now for one of 6 NFTY Task Forces: bit.ly/2nSQ2GP.
Applications close October 24th!
Don't miss out on TzedaKallah, our new home-hosted event! All 9th-12th graders and Austin-area 8th graders are invited for a weekend with friends and social action in Austin. Sign up before Monday for the early-bird rate!
This December in Chicago, join thousands of Jews from across North America and around the world at the URJ Biennial! Together, we'll learn, pray, share ideas, hear from inspiring speakers, reunite with old friends, create new connections, and make decisions about the future of the Reform Movement. (And get a selfie with Rabbi Rick Jacobs!)
Learn more & register now at urjbiennial.org. Early bird ends October 16th!
Calling all teen songleaders! Join us at an upcoming NFTY Nashir event for a weekend of training, skill development, and hands-on learning in a congregational setting. Register now for Nashir Chicago and Nashir DC: Songleading for Action at http://nfty.org/nashir!
Tzedek (justice) is one of NFTY's 13 principles. We're proud of TORites Max and Cameron who represented NFTY at rallies against gun violence prior to yesterday's Presidential debates in Houston.
The URJ is excited to announce a suite of new teen leadership opportunities! Shape our Movement and learn critical skills around leading and learning – no matter what your passions are, how much experience you have, or how much time you want to commit. View the full list here: urj.org/teens
We were happy to horse around and bring the Kentucky Derby to camp!
High school seniors: REMINDER! Use this form to let us know your plans for next year, and we'll connect you with other Jewish students on campus, share exciting programs and fellowships, and help you build your Jewish community - no matter where you are: bit.ly/urj19
#JewsDemandAction - NFTY and Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism are all in for #WearOrange TOMORROW, June 7th, to honor gun violence survivors and to bring attention to the gun violence crisis that steals one hundred lives and injures hundreds more every single day. Learn more at wearorange.org, and find NFTY resources at NFTY.org/GVP
Introducing TOR's 5779-5780 Cabinet! Mazel Tov to all! We are so excited for the great year ahead!
SENIORS! Let us know your plans for next year, and we'll connect you with other Jewish students on campus, share exciting programs and fellowships, and help you build your Jewish community - no matter where you are: bit.ly/urj19
Congratulations to the 2019-2020 NFTY-TOR Regional Board!
President: Micah Heilbron
PVP: Jonathan Kressbach
SAVP: Camille Trawick
RCVP: Molly Zimmerman
MVP: Jake Greer
CVP: Sophie Appel
Calling all teen leaders: We'll be at URJ Kutz Camp this summer, will you?! Join other passionate Reform Jewish teen leaders from around the world for a summer of leadership development, deep learning, and joyful Judaism. Register now! kutzcamp.org/register
NFTY-TOR Advisors & TYG Presidents/Leaders, join Hannah Wallace and I on a call THIS SUNDAY AT 8PM to learn about the nuts and bolts of elections! We will review TYG Caucus tips, voting and answer YOUR Questions!
Have you ever dreamed of living and studying in Israel with other teens from across North America? Now's your chance! Register for the URJ Heller High (Formerly NFTY-EIE) fall 2019 semester to save $1,000 on tuition (additional scholarships are available, too!) ~www.hellerhigh.org~
Head to the @URJHellerHigh Instagram story today & tomorrow to follow along on a day in the life of a current student!
It has been an amazing 2 days with #RACTX lobbying #texaslegislature on #schoolfinacereform for quality and equitable #publiceducation We LOVED hearing stories from @officialnfty alum @sarahkaplan_ and lobbying with #jackofskyfellows @camilletrawick & @erin_solka along with other teens and leaders from across the state and @theracgram staff!
We are THRILLED to share with you your 2019-2020 regional board candidates. Learn more about them online at greene.org/meet-the-candidates and join us at Spring Kallah (April 12-14) @urjgfc to help us elect the new board #ldorvdor #generationalleadership #springkallah #leadersoftodayandtomorrow
Run a day camp for refugee children in Seattle. Advance civil liberties in Israel. Lift up a community in New Brunswick, NJ. This summer, join NFTYites on a URJ Mitzvah Corps social justice travel experience and create lasting change. Spots are filling up - register now at mitzvahcorps.org!
Will we see you at URJ Kutz Camp?! Join other NFTYites from around the world for a summer filled with leadership development, deep learning, and joyful Judaism. Register now: kutzcamp.org
TX Teen leaders- join us for #RACTX #advocacyday on March 25 and/or March 26 in #austintexas YOUR voices and stories matter as we lobby #txlege2019 on #schoolfinancereform @theracgram @urjgfc Comment below if you want to join us and share your #stories of TX schools and public education
Want to learn the nuts and bolts of putting together a great NFTY experience? Join us on Zoom Sunday night at 8PM for the start of our #NFTYLeadershipWebinarSeries #ProgrammingForSuccess Part 1
#NFTYConvention begins today in Dallas!! Here are three easy ways to follow along from home:
We are excited to share our 2019-2020 Regional Board Election Packet! Cabinet Application will be available next week. Thank you to everyone who joined our call about becoming a NFTY-TOR Regional Leader last night! If you missed the call and want information, reach out to us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Interested in Regional Leadership positions like running for Regional Board or applying to Cabinet? Don't miss our Regional Interest Call THIS Monday, Feb. 4th at 8PM. Join us on Zoom: https://urj.zoom.us/j/419615286
It’s been a great morning of Nashir jamming and learning with @alangoodis and #winterconclave enjoying awesome programming along Buffalo Bayou with @israaid, @repairtheworld, @crocodileencounter , Spring Branch PD. Learning about how natural disasters impact our communities and how to take action.
“The arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends toward justice.” - Martin Luther King, Jr.
It is our responsibility as Reform Jews to do that bending. Join other teens & learn how to be a better advocate for equality and justice at the Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism's Consultation on Conscience this spring in Washington D.C. The Reform Movement needs to hear your voice. Learn more & register now at rac.org/consultation
Last chance to register for Winter Conclave & Nashir! Deadline is Midnight TONIGHT!!
Join us and the 18 other NFTY regions for ultimate NFTY event next month in Dallas! #NFTYConvention registration closes TONIGHT at 11:59pm. Get in touch with us for any last-minute questions & register ASAP at NFTYConvention.org!
What is #NFTYConvention? It’s the place to discover something new, to deepen your skills in an area you already love. It’s the place to test out new ideas and identities, and it’s the place to be part of something so big and so rare that it only happens once every two years. Get in on it at NFTYConvention.org! Hurry, registration closes January 8th!
#mood when you’re done with #finalsweek ✅....Time to celebrate and register for NFTY-TOR Winter Conclave + Nashir!!! Early Bird extended until SUNDAY. Join us in #houston register at greene.org/event/winter-conclave/
Breaking news... NFTY-TOR's #NFTYConvention flash sale is live beginning NOW! Use code HOWDYTOR to get the early bird discount one last time at NFTYConvention.org - You have until tomorrow night, December 3rd at 11:59pm! P.S. - Ask us about scholarships too!
This is BIG... NFTY-TOR is getting an exclusive #NFTYConvention flash sale this Monday, December 3rd! The price will never be this low again, so now's the time to make plans to join us this February with 18 other NFTY regions. Head to NFTYConvention.org for exciting event highlights, scholarship info, funding resources, and ideas for making the case to your parents before registering on Monday!
Scholarship info, funding ideas, making the case to your parents, offsites, workshops & Shabbat morning worship options are all available at NFTYConvention.org! Register for #NFTYConvention by 11:59pm TONIGHT with code: NCCYBERMONDAY to bring back the early bird price for Cyber Monday. Tag a friend below who still needs to register!
Missed the #NFTYConvention early bird deadline? Now's your chance to grab the same deal - but only until tomorrow night! Register now at NFTYConvention.org with code: NCCYBERMONDAY
The countdown is ON! You have two full days left to register for #NFTYConvention before the price goes up after Nov. 19th. If you're not at NFTY Convention in Dallas this February, you'll be missing out on empowering moments, meeting new people, and a lot of fun! Avoid FOMO and register now: NFTYConvention.org
The future is ours to improve. Now is the time to show up, together. Registration is open for #NFTYConvention. Join the largest gathering of Reform Jewish teens and be part of something, stand for something, and shape your community. NFTYConvention.org
As we try to make sense of yet another act of gun violence, let us find comfort in community. Tonight at 8:30pm EDT, join us as the Union for Reform Judaism & The United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism host a Facebook Live event of hope, healing & solidarity, "Songs for All Of Us: After Pittsburgh”. https://bit.ly/2AzTCZT
We can't wait to host the other 18 NFTY regions for #NFTYConvention in Dallas - registration opens SO soon! Make sure you’re ready to go on October 30th, because you’ll get exclusive NFTY Convention mystery merch if you register by 11:59pm on October 31st! Get all the details at NFTYConvention.org
NFTY is coming to Dallas for #NFTYConvention in February! Book your travel now so you're good to go when registration opens on October 30th. Get all the details at NFTYConvention.org!
Early Bird ends MIDNIGHT TONIGHT! You don’t want to miss out on #TORSummerpalooza @urjgfc
It was an amazing #nftymechina @urjkutzcamp with our regional delegation. Birthday celebrations, showing TOR #ruach and making new friends from across North America! See y’all at #nftyconvention2019 in Dallas!!!
Angry about gun violence & want to do something about it? Join us this Friday for National Gun Violence Awareness Day & Wear Orange. Find action items, resources & more at nfty.org/orange
Calling all teen leaders in our region: The early bird rate has been extended for #NFTYMechina, NFTY's leadership training event at URJ Kutz Camp, July 22-26, 2018! Register now at nfty.org/mechina. Get in touch if you have any questions!
We are THRILLED to be launching a NEW Jackofsky Teen Leaders Fellowship with @urj_mitzvahcorps & @urjkutzcamp! Entering 10th-12th graders can apply to join this fellowship of @nftytor & @nftysouthern teens to attend #kutz18 or #urjmitzvahcorps THIS SUMMER!! Significant scholarship & exclusive leadership opportunities available to fellows. APPLY TODAY at URJYouth.org/Jackofsky
We are thrilled to invite TORites to apply to be on 2018-2019 NFTY-TOR Cabinet! Access links to the online application & view more information on leadership opportunities HERE: https://goo.gl/ZQrQ4a
Application deadline is May 4th at midnight
So proud of our 5777-5778 outgoing regional! Lainey, Gabe, Lexi, Mollie, Jordyn & Hannah- you have done an incredible job this year! Proud to announce our NEW 5778-5779 regional board:
President: Hannah Wallace Programming VP: Hannah Bender Social Action VP: Kaylie James Religious & Cultural VP: Zoey Weinstein Membership VP: Payton Concklin Communications VP: Ashley Rosen We are SO proud of all our candidates who are INCREDIBLE regional leaders!! Keep an eye out for NFTY TOR cabinet application coming soon!! Thanks for a great weekend! #nftywithdrawal
Our seniors on #nftytor senior day with their #alumni Ts & #sexualviolenceprevention @officialnfty pledges. We missed you @evantraylor! But so excited for all the #nftyalumni resources! Now it’s #shabbatshalom with ALL of Spring Camp @urjgfc
It's National Call-In Day! Have you called your senators & representative today? Tell them why gun violence prevention is important to you! Then, share this graphic or take a photo with the printable version & share using #JewsDemandAction! Prepare with the call-in guide & download the signs at nfty.org/gvp/act
The March for Our Lives was just the beginning, & #JewsDemandAction. Join us this Tuesday, April 10th for a call-in day to demand that Congress enact common sense gun violence prevention policies: nfty.org/gvp/act
Did you know April is NFTY's biggest month of the year? Check out everything going on & join us! Get involved in events, social justice & more at nfty.org:
Make-a-Difference Monday: Still riding the high of last weekend’s marches? Tweet your legislators or use the Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism’s easy action alert to push Congress to act for gun violence prevention: https://goo.gl/BCTnCW #JewsDemandAction
Stay-with-It Sunday: The March for our Lives may be over, but #JewsDemandAction, still, on gun violence prevention. Make a promise to continue to speak out: What’s one thing you’ll do to keep the momentum going?
Show-and-Tell Saturday: Are you marching for gun violence prevention today? Share your photos & videos here & post to your own using #JewsDemandAction.
Phone-a-Friend Friday: Tell others about gun violence prevention & urge them to get involved with #JewsDemandAction. Tag someone who you can count on to raise their voice, too.
Think-about-It Thursday: What do you think should be done about gun violence in America? What will you do to make a difference? Share thoughts about what comes next as #JewsDemandAction.
We’re giving $100 gift cards to help cover the travel expenses for Jewish teens and young adults (ages 13-24) who plan to attend the #MarchForOurLives for gun violence prevention in cities around the country. #JewsDemandAction
Don’t wait to sign up for Spring Kallah! Join us for an epic weekend at camp April 13-15. Register at Greene.org/spring-camp.
NEW for URJ Kutz Camp summer 2018: Advocacy & Action, Powered by the Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism! Teens will delve deeply into the skills needed to better advocate & organize to make an impact on their communities, and advance our efforts to create a most just & compassionate world. kutzcamp.org/rac
Save the date! #NFTYConvention 2019 will be in Dallas, TX, February 15-18, 2019! We can't wait to welcome all of NFTY to our home! nftyconvention.org
Across all 19 regions, NFTYites are doing incredible things this month!
Calling all teens: Take this survey & you could win BIG! rosov.co/teensurvey
Register for URJ Mitzvah Corps by this Thursday, & save $200!
#nftytors8daysofchanukah might be over but we still have gifts coming your way! You still have a chance to be the 75th or 100th person to register for #winterconclave and get #cloutgoggles signed by @nftypresident
Happy Hanukkah, NFTY-TOR! Share your chanukiah pictures with us and ask your parents to register for you for #winterconclave as one last Hanukkah present! Chag Sameach! #nftytors8daysofchanukah
It’s #pundaymonday ! Comment your favorite Jewish/Hanukkah puns and while you’re at it you might as well register for #winterconclave ! #nftytors8daysofchanukah
#BnaiMitzvahBlast with NFTY-TOR alum Fred Traylor! #TraylorFamilyReppin #NFTYTORs8DaysOfHanukkah Show us your #bnaimitzvah picture and register for #winterconclave...Early Bird ends tomorrow!!!
Go on the ultimate adventure this summer.
Time is running out to grab the early bird discount for URJ Mitzvah Corps & NFTY in Israel - register now at mitzvahcorps.org or nftyisrael.org!
Know someone who would LOVE one of the URJ's newest specialty camps, URJ 6 Points Creative Arts Academy or URJ 6 Points Sci-Tech Academy - West? Tag them below so they can register & save this week! Learn more at 6pointscreativearts.org & 6pointsscitech.org:
Guess who these kids are!! #throwbackthursday #NFTYTORs8DaysOfChanukah
Prize at #winterconclave for the first person to correctly name everyone in the pictures! Bonus prize if you tag friends to register too!
Today is the day! Text RAC4Dream to 877877 to call your Representative and Senators in support of a clean dream act!
Learn more at rac.org/youth4dream
There are still spots left for YOU to make a difference! We are extending the deadline until MONDAY! DON'T MISS YOUR CHANCE TO HELP OUR COMMUNITY IN HOUSTON! https://greene.org/event/hurricane-harvey-mitzvah-corps/
Registration is open for URJ Mitzvah Corps, summer 2018! Register now at mitzvahcorps.org
It’s never too early to be thinking about summer 2018! Registration is open for URJ Youth summer programs – check out URJYouth.org to learn more about some incredible opportunities:
Don't forget to register for Houston Mitzvah Corps! The event is October 20-22 in Houston. Early bird registration ends TONIGHT! Sign up for this event AND for Fall Camp and save an extra $40!
Get excited: URJ Youth summer programs are opening registration very soon! Where will you go? Learn more at urjyouth.org
2 SOCIAL JUSTICE EVENTS in 2 WEEKS! Volunteer & make a difference in Houston on Oct. 20-22 & join us at URJ Greene Family Camp & in Austin on Nov. 3-5. Register for BOTH before October 2nd and save an additional $40 + $50 early bird discounts
Don't wait to register for Houston Mitzvah Corps (formerly Fall Conclave & NFTY Nashir Houston)! This will be a hotel-based event with programming at congregations and disaster relief work across Houston!
Early bird registration ends on Monday, October 2nd! https://greene.org/event/hurricane-harvey-mitzvah-corps/
As Rosh Hashana approaches, join us in participating in 10Q. 10 days of 10 reflective questions delivered right to your inbox – receive them back one year later. Sign up now: www.doyou10q.com
Calling all camp & NFTY alumni! Tell us about the key moments and experiences growing up that shaped who you are today in this 10-minute survey. You could win $200! www.urjyouth.org/story
NFTY-TOR: Summerpalooza was an incredible weekend! We came together as a community, learned together, supported each other, and welcomed new members into our community. The disaster of Hurricane Harvey has left us all feeling grateful for the our loved ones and our community. This weekend YOU made and impact. YOU raised over $4,200 in cash donations and gift cards. YOU put together and donated school supplies and hygiene kits that will directly impact hundreds of families. YOU showed up and answered to the needs of our community. NOW it's time to VOLUNTEER. If you are in Houston, you can volunteer at the Hurricane Harvey Day Camp. Call your friends, call adults and teachers you know and sign up to volunteer this week! As we learn in Pirkei Avot, “You are not obligated to complete the work, but neither are you free to desist from it (2:21).” https://greene.org/hurricane-harvey-houston-day-camp/
Attention alumni: URJ Kesher: Birthright Israel winter registration is NOW OPEN!! Register now at gokesher.org!
The deadline is MONDAY, don't miss out on the event! Be the 175th person to register and be 1st in line for DESSERT FOOD TRUCKS at Summerpalooza!
Teens, young adults & youth-focused Jewish professionals: Join URJ Youth on 8/22 at 7pm ET for an interactive webinar in response to the recent atrocities in Charlottesville. Learn how to respond in meaningful and impactful ways in times of hate by hearing from teens and clergy from Charlottesville, URJ Youth leaders and the Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism. Register now: http://bit.ly/2i8X2LX
Shabbat shalom! The URJ Heller High (Formerly NFTY-EIE) Fall 2017 students will be sitting down to their first Shabbat dinner together in Israel in 3 weeks! What is your favorite meal to have on Shabbat? Let us know in the comments!
Learn more about URJ Heller High at www.hellerhigh.org
From our @urjkutzcamp staff & #nftytor teens & staff- HAPPY FATHER'S DAY to all of our fathers that continue to support and love us!!
Happy #fathersday to all our #nftytor dads from @urjkutzcamp #mechina17 Thanks for supporting all we do!!
Shabbat shalom from URJ Kutz Camp #Mechina17 #TORLeadership #Kutz17
NFTY Alumni, it’s time to reconnect! Today we launch the #NFTYAlumni Directory, where you’ll be able to connect with old friends and make new ones. Check out NFTY social media all day for fun facts & NFTY history, plus fun prizes to all who create or update their listings today.
Want our region to be the most well-represented for extra chances to win swag? Create your listing at bit.ly/nftyalumni & get all your friends to do the same!
Let's show off our NFTY pride using #NFTYAlumni!
This Friday, June 2nd is National Gun Violence Awareness Day. Wear Orange with NFTY & find more ways to take action: http://ow.ly/syH730ca9tj
MAZEL TOV to our 2017-2018 NFTY TOR Cabinet! We can't wait to see all that you will accomplish this year! Thank you to all of our members who submitted applications. We are lucky to have so many incredible teen leaders in our region!
Be Part of the Next Generation of TOR Leaders! APPLY TO NFTY-TOR CABINET TODAY! Applications are due SUNDAY, April 30th at 5PM
What a year it's been - and it's not over yet! April is NFTY's biggest month. Check out what our entire movement has been up to:
See you this summer? www.nftysummer.org
NFTY TOR CABINET APPLICATIONS COMING SOON!
Attention NFTY Seniors: What are your post-graduation plans? Share with us and be entered to win a $25 gift card! alumni.nfty.org/seniors2017
It's coming. Tomorrow. Get ready for NFTY Summer Push Week! #goNFTYsummer nftysummer.org
TOR, we miss you crazy! Register today, don't be lazy!! We'll see you all soon, ppl will be talking about it through June! www.greene.org/event/spring-kallah
Happy #InternationalWomensDay! From our phenomenal teens, staff and advisors, we are so proud of the strong women of all ages (past & present) that lead us, inspire us, and challenge us to make our community and world a better place! #BeLikeEsther #LikeAGirl
Thinking back to #NFTYConvention and skyping with our NFTYites studying in Israel. We love seeing teens from our region on URJ Heller High #formerlyNFTYEIE. Can't wait to hear stories from Samantha Peddecord and Reagan Gertner this summer when they return to Texas!
Tomorrow, we'll be joining 18 other regions at #NFTYConvention in Chicago! In addition to following us on social media, make sure you're following NFTY on Facebook, Twitter (nfty) & Instagram (officialnfty) all weekend-long for live updates!
Representing TOR at Asefah! #nftyconvention #asefah #TORtakesChicago
BE OUR VALENTINE! Register by MIDNIGHT TONIGHT!!
Roses are red, violets are blue, miss NFTY-TOR? We miss you too!
Seniors & NFTY alum: Registration for URJ Kesher: Birthright Israel summer 2017 is NOW OPEN! Register now at bit.ly/urjkesher!
NFTY representing at sign prep for tomorrow's big march! With Maddie Newman, Hannah Wallace & Amy Wallace
You can now save save up to $400 until January 19! We've got a different travel program for everyone, including a NEW Sci-Tech Israel experience and a food justice program in Italy! Learn more at nftyisrael.org & mitzvahcorps.org:
Yooo NFTY-TOR, imma let you finish but Winter Conclave will be the coolest event with a hypnotist, TOR tank, time in the city, and all of your friends! Now that you're in awe of how cool this event will be...head over to Greene.org/nfty to register and make Kanye happy!
Hurry, tag a friend who hasn't registered yet! #NFTYConvention registration ends TOMORROW! www.nftyconvention.org
Will we see you in Chicago?! Hurry, #NFTYConvention registration closes on January 5th! Tag a friend who still needs to register!
CenTex goes to #NFTYConvention!
Travel the world this summer with URJ Mitzvah Corps & NFTY in Israel! We've got a different travel program for everyone, including a NEW Sci-Tech Israel experience and a food justice program in Italy! Learn more at nftyisrael.org & mitzvahcorps.org:
On the blog: 7 Reasons to Register for NFTY Convention (with GIFs!!)
Tag 3 friends who still need to register (the deadline is January 5!)
Remember back at Summerpalooza when we raised over $700 for the Baton Rouge flood relief? Remember how that gift was matched by URJ Greene Family Camp to give over $1,400 to families in Baton Rouge? Never underestimate the power of your generosity and the impact we can make as a community! https://greene.org/2016/10/06/remembering-the-refugee/
Music lovers, songleaders, and interested musicians: Join us on Wednesday, December 7 for the live online taping of the video podcast “Unplugged with Alan Goodis", with special guest Dan Nichols! Register now: bit.ly/2gX60uw
Stuff your Thanksgiving with social justice! Add an additional layer to Thanksgiving by incorporating acts of tikkun olam into your celebration: rac.org/thanksgiving
Is pluralism in Israel an issue you’re passionate about? Join us at NFTY Convention to learn more about the topic and take action. Register today to receive a $100 discount! This is your last day to save in our social justice sale, take advantage now!
*Not to be combined with any other NFTY Convention discount (except scholarship)!
Is economic justice an issue you’re passionate about? Join us at NFTY Convention to learn more about the topic and take action. Register today to receive a $100 discount!
Are you passionate about caring for the environment? Join us at NFTY Convention to learn more about the topic and take action. Register today to receive a $100 discount! nfty.org/take-action/environmentalism/
What are you doing this summer? Registration is now open for NFTY summer programs! Find your adventure at nftysummer.org
Today is the day, TOR! Register for NFTY Convention today only for $100 off and the adventure of a lifetime!
There's still time! Head over to nftyconvention.org and use the code when registering to save $100! See you in Chicago!!!!
Register today and you just might win some free merchandise! Cool stuff!! greene.org
The next thing posted on here could be a pic of you saying how cool you are for registering for NVN today!! Head on over to greene.org to make all of your wildest social media fame dreams come true!
If you win this, you get to sit around with your closest friends and sing a...... C-A-M-P-F-I-R-E-S-O-N-G SONG!!!!!! Register before early bird ends on October 10th @ Greene.org 🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥
Have a sweet new year! Check out our top 5 ways to celebrate the high holy days as a teenager: http://bit.ly/2dKlmhq
Sukkot is cool.. Helping others is cool...Camp Impact is cool.... hay rides and fall themed activities are cool..... the weather is likely to be cool...... AT NVN! Join NFTY TOR for a fabulous social action and fun packed weekend on October 21-23 at The URJ Greene Family Camp! Register today at greene.org
Calling all TORites! Get out your helping hands and start collecting donations. Let's rock this Yearlong Social Action Project, TOR! Don't forget to register for NNV at greene.org !!
TOMORROW is your last chance to save $100 on NFTY Convention registration, and we want to see you in Chicago! Register now at nftyconvention.org!
NFTY alumni: Looking for an adventure? Snorkel in Eilat and relax in tropical paradise! Travel to Israel this winter with URJ Kesher: Birthright Israel! Registration is now open at gokesher.org
Start preparing your daily posts now... It's #NFTYConvention Push Week!!
An extra special poem for this extra special day:
A song goes like la la la
Get one dedicated to you at summerpalooza za za
Do it TOR. You know you want the camp food. 🧀🍗🍖🍳🍝🍕🌭🍟🍔🌮🌯🍜🍲🍚🍛🍢🍧🍰🍦🍫🍩🍪
Don't deny it TOR... Register today for #summerpalooza for the chance to have this dream come true!! Greene.org
Hurry, hurry friends! #summerpalooza is right around the corner so get online and get registered! The mechanical bull is calling your name! greene.org
Let's make this happen TOR!! Register with a friend for a discount and to get to these goals!!
Over the next few days, we will be posting sneak peeks for #summerpalooza ! Tune in to check out the awesome surprises we have planned for y'all! For the first day, here are some rockin' news about what to look forward to!! Yay! Woo! Party!
Have you been watching the Olympics? Here are 7 Jewish American Olympians to watch in Rio: http://bit.ly/2aMCO85
Had to add just one more day to push week because we are SO PSYCHED! Winners will be announced in the coming days, but until then, go online to greene.org and get yourself registered for the amazing weekend coming up so very soon. Can't wait to see you all there! #summerpalooza
F is for friends who do stuff together (like summerpalooza)
U is for you and me (spending time together at summerpalooza)
N is for..... nowhere but summerpalooza down here at GFC!!!!!!! #summerpalooza
We are beyond thankful to have the opportunity to reunite old friends and allow you all to make new ones. Take us up on the offer and join us at summerpalooza. You'll be thankful that you did! Day 6!
You can find us where the wild things are... Like the mechanical bull we'll have at summerpalooza!! Day 5 is here y'all!
We're cool for the summer! And for Labor Day Weekend at GFC! Show us your view at the beach, laying poolside, or munching on Popsicles with friends! ☀️🌊
Oh those sweet summer memories.. we all have them and we all cherish them. Now let's see them! Day 3 woo!!
Day 2 of push week is here! Let's see those smiling faces, TOR :-)) #summerpalooza
ATTENTION NFTYites!! Push week has officially begun! Share your photos with us this week with the hashtag #summerpalooza on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram. A first, second, and third winner with the best submissions will be chosen and of course receive prizes at summerpalooza September 2-5. Get excited and get posting
Shabbat shalom from your NFTY-TOR delegates at NFTY Mechina!
Baseball pros. Cubs ready to hire us yet? #NOTORious #nftyconvention
TOR advisor Mindy came prepared! #NOTORious #nftyconvention
One famous Chicago celeb? The Chicago Bull of course! Thank goodness Toro could stand in. #nftyconvention #NOTORious
NFTY was founded in 1939. #nftyconvention #NOTORious
"Life moves pretty fast if you don't stop and look around once in awhile. You could miss it."
It relates to #NOTORious because if you stop and watch everyone else have fun at NFTY convention, you'll miss the experiences. #nftyconvention
URJ Greene Family Camp leadership #wearorange with NFTY for all of our campers and NFTYites!!
NFTY-TOR is excited that the candidates page for elections of the NFTY-TOR Regional Board 2016-2017 is LIVE! Congrats to the 12 amazing candidates who are running! Check out their letters of intent online and read about these AMAZING candidates and their vision for our future here:https://greene.org/year-round-events/nfty/nfty-tor-elections/nfty-elections-2016/
Kol ha'kavod to Lauren Stock, Maddie Newman, Benji Hunt, Zoë Berman, Tawni Rousch, Zachary Rosen, Mollie Sloter, Autumn Sparks, Jordyn Schwartz, Samantha Goldenberg, Truman Matheny & Yulie Yakir!
HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO TORO! Make Toro's day and register for Spring Kallah where he first joined our region. REGISTRATION ENDS AT MIDNIGHT TONIGHT!! http://greene.org/event/spring-kallah/
Miss out on the early bird deadline for Spring Kallah? Don't worry there's still time to register! Late register is open until this Monday, April 11th! We can't wait to see you and your F•R•I•E•N•D•S there! greene.org/event/spring-kallah
Today our Communications Vice President Paige Moskowitz is letting you know all the reasons why you should sign up for Spring Kallah before the early bird deadline ends tonight! Spring Kallah is sure to be an amazing event so don't miss out! greene.org/event/spring-kallah
NFTY-TOR loves to eat and our Membership Vice President Dylan Kort has become a connoisseur of all the delicious things you can eat during events! Today he's giving the breakdown on the best items to eat/drink during events to get the most out of events. Register for Spring Kallah to take advantage of his great advice! Hurry, early bird registration rates end tomorrow! greene.org/event/spring-kallah
Shabbat Shalom, NFTY-TOR! Our Religious and Cultural Vice President Logan Kramer loves Asefah (general board meeting) and today she's sharing her top five favorite things to do during our general board meetings. Register for Spring Kallah today for the biggest Asefah of the year! greene.org/event/spring-kallah
NFTY-TOR Social Action Vice President Maddie Newman loves song session. Join her for the last TOR song session of the year! greene.org/event/spring-kallah
During Spring Kallah, we plan ahead for the future but also spend some time looking back over the past year. Today TOR's Programming Vice President Jared Steinhart is giving us a quick recap over his four favorite programs from this year. Check it out and register for Spring Kallah! greene.org/event/spring-kallah
No matter which direction you're driving to Greene Family Camp, you can almost make sure you're stopping by a Bucc-ee's. Since drives to camp can range from and 1 hour to almost 5 hours, here is NFTY-TOR President Sarah Kaplan with her 5 best tips on what to get at Bucc-ee's to make the bus ride more fun! And don't forget to register for Spring Kallah, early bird registration for Spring Kallah ends April 4: greene.org/event/spring-kallah
The theme of Spring Kallah? It's F•R•I•E•N•D•S! Join us at URJ Greene Family Camp April 15-17, 2016 for our last NFTY-TOR event of the year! Seniors, join us a day early for a special Senior Day event! Early bird registration ends April 4th. Register now at greene.org/event/spring-kallah
Join DFW teens for the FIRST ever community-wide teen event! https://dallas.secure-fedweb.jewishfederations.org/page/contribute/wow-factor-2016
Thank you to Expect Respect, a program of SAFE for an amazing program on healthy relationships!! Randy you were an incredible and SUPER engaging speaker!!
So excited for Yulie, Caroline, and Nathan who just arrived to מלון צובה Tzuba Hotel for their semester on NFTY-EIE High School in Israel! We can't wait to hear about your amazing adventures in Israel!! Read about the start to their exciting adventures on the NFTY EIE blog:http://blogs.rj.org/nftyeie/2016/01/27/63-teens-arrive-to-israel-as-the-2016-spring-semester-begins/
Happy New Year, NFTY-TOR!
Today is the first day of Push Week for Winter Conclave! Today's theme is Make A Day Monday, so take the time to compliment a TORite (or 2 or 30), it's sure to brighten their day. Also, remember to register for Winter Conclave before the early bird deadline of December 28th! This year, Winter Conclave is in Austin, Texas from January 29-31, 2016. For more informatyin and to register go to greene.org/event/winter-conclave #TORwinter16
Happy Thanksgiving, NFTY-TOR!
Register for NVN by tomorrow at midnight to receive your early bird discount! Join us at Greene Family Camp from December 4-6 for an exciting weekend full of friends, fun, and social action! Get more information and register at greene.org/event/naaseh-vnishmah
The fourth and final track for NVN is a Community Impact Track led by Dylan Kort and Logan Kramer! This track will be focused on learning about and engaging with poverty and homelessness while making a hands-on difference with a service project. We will be joined by leaders from the DFW-area Camp Impact to discuss the realities of homelessness within our communities and how we can make a difference at home. Learn more and register at greene.org/event/naaseh-vnishmah/
It's #WearYourColorsWednesday for #TORfall15! The sub-region with the most posts wins! Register for FALL CONCLAVE TODAY! http://greene.org/event/fall-conclave/
Tag your friends and register now for FALL CONCLAVE! #TORfall15
Get excited for FALL CONCLAVE in San Antonio. Early Bird deadline is Friday night-- October 2nd! Join our push week and get excited for our next event! Register today! http://greene.org/event/fall-conclave/
Since NFTY-TOR passed a gun violence prevention resolution on August 30, 2014, over 23,000 people have been killed by gun violence in America. On June 2nd, NFTY-TOR will #WearOrange for National Gun Violence Awareness Day and continue to work for gun violence prevention in TOR and the rest of the country. Take the pledge against gun violence and learn more about June 2nd and the color orange at wearorange.org
Want to spend Shabbat with a hundred of your closest friends? Spring Fest 2015 is March 20-22 at GFC (Early bird ends March 6th)! Don't miss out on this exciting weekend! Tag your friends and family and remind them to register! #ShabbatShalom #TORFest15
Are you in 6th-8th grade?! Join NFTY-TOR for an unforgettable weekend at Spring Fest March 20-22, 2015. You'll LOVE our board game-themed programs! Already signed up? Share this picture and tag your friends! #TORFest15
What are you waiting for!? Spring Fest registration is LIVE! This is a weekend made for 6th-8th graders and we can't wait to see you there! Tag your family and friends in our Spring Fest picture so they don't miss out on the fun! #TORFest15
We are stronger together #nftyconvention #nftytor #mifgash
@nftytor & @urjgfc staff and alumni are here!! Can't wait to see y'all #nftyconvention #atlanta
#TORWinCon15 thanks @Biftyhouston for an incredible weekend!! See you at #TORSpring15!!
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. dedicated his life to making a change and bettering the world. As we take the day to honor Dr. King, celebrate the progress our country has made, and reflect on how we can continue to strive for equality, we hope you take a look at how our NFTY community is celebrating MLK Day. http://www.nfty.org/resources/guides/mlk/
We can't wait to see you in Houston for NFTY TOR's Winter Conclave where you can HELP us make a difference at Sam Houston Elementary by donating school supplies to our social action drive! https://vimeo.com/114925533
Don't forget to register for #TORWinCon15! Registration ends at midnight TONIGHT! http://www.nfty.org/tor/events/winter/
Shabbat Shalom NFTY TOR! Come celebrate Shabbat with us at #TORWinCon15! Don't forget to register by January 20th: http://www.nfty.org/tor/events/winter/
Are you from the greater Houston area? Will Winter Conclave be your first NFTY event of 2014-2015? Then you are in luck! You can register for #TORWinCon15 for only $100! You can even sign up as a host family for other TORites! Register by January 20th: http://www.nfty.org/tor/events/winter/
That's how we do it in TX! #bokertov #torfall14 #torscrapbook #waffles
Who's #hyped for #TORFall14? Show it this week during Hype Week, using #TORscrapbook. We can't wait to see y'all in Flower Mound!
Last chance to register for Fallish Conclave! Make sure to sign up before registration closes at midnight TONIGHT!!
Shavuah tov from NFTY TOR at March on Austin! #MOA14 #boatcruise
Don't forget to register for #nftyconvention & #Fallish14
Toro's NFTY giant is Josh Halff, for being the first speaker in the #nftyconvention promo video! Are you a NFTY giant too? #pushweek
Are you as excited as we are for #nftyconvention #pushweek #emoji? TOR and So unite for the Jackofsky Emerging Teen Leaders Fellowship! Emerging leaders, convention scholarship, TORSo connections...what could be better?!
Apply by December 1st!
Toro is davening at his Bar Mitzvah like a good mensch. You don't need to study for years to register for #nftyconvention #pushweek http://www.nftyconvention.org
Who's excited for #NFTYconvention? It's #pushweek, so register now to get in on this amazing experience.
Welcoming future TOR generations at the @urjgfc camp retreat! #nftytor #nfty6 #ldorvdor #generationalleadership
LAST DAY to register for NvN!! Share if you are joining us in Austin and tag TORites that you want to register!
ONLY 4 more days to register! Have you talked to your Advisor about NvN? You could win a lock of Fred Traylor's hair! #NVwiN
#NVwiN Sign up for NvN and you could win Jason Taper's autograph!
Interested in NvN? Share this picture and tag your Advisors! #NvN #signmeup
How excited are you for Spring Kallah 2014?? Show us with your #SelfieSunday! We can't wait to see y'all at Greene Family Camp so soon! Register for #TORSpring14!! .... but first, let me take a selfie.
Our #TORSpring14 Push Week starts TOMORROW on all social media! Join in on the fun and REGISTER for the last event of the year Spring Kallah 2014!
We've had such a wonderful event, it will be sad to see everyone go tomorrow. So many memories made! #fallconclave2013
Everyone had an amazing time at Fall Conclave last year in Arlington! Do not miss your opportunity to attend Fall Conclave 2013 in the Woodlands. Register now!!