NFTY-SW NFTY78 Social Action Weekend

Friday, March 2 - Sunday,
March 4, 2018
Temple Chai, Phoenix, AZ

  • Meet other Jewish teens from all over the Southwest including Arizona, New Mexico, Utah, Las Vegas & El Paso.
  • Reunite with friends from camp!
  • Learn about NFTY with other 7th and 8th graders
  • Spend time helping others through fun, hands-on service projects
  • Celebrate Shabbat with a special service written and led by teens for teens
  • Enjoy a fun Saturday night social activity

All teens must bring the waiver signed by their parents to participate in the service project.
St Mary's Youth-Release-Form1

Early Bird: $150.00 USD
Register by, Wednesday, January 17, 2017

Regular: $175.00 USD
Register by Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Space Available: $200.00 USD
Register after Wednesday, February 14, 2018
(must be approved by regional director)

$54 + airfare for teens from outside of Arizona

This event is open to any Jewish teen in grades 9 to 12.


  • Meals included in the cost of the event.
  • Registration will be accepted after February 14, 2018 on a space-available basis.
  • Teens are expected to participate in the entire event. Fees are set at a full package rate and unfortunately we cannot prorate registration.

Travel to Arizona from other states is arranged by your local synagogue youth professional.
Please be sure that nftysw@urj.org is added to your approved email list so that you receive all important email updates!

Participants are expected to bring both Shabbat and casual clothing, and are encouraged to bring spending money for NFTY items and travel. Please leave valuables at home. Do not bring jewelry, electronic devices or large amounts of cash. Each participant is responsible for his/her belongings. NFTY, the Union for Reform Judaism, Union affiliated congregations, and bus companies used by NFTY are not responsible for lost or stolen items.  A full packing list will be sent about 10 days prior to the event.

If you need to cancel, the registration fees you paid will be refunded as follows:

Through February 8, 2018 – 90%
Through February 15, 2018 – 75%
Through February 22, 2018 – 50%

After February 22, 2018 we will not be able to issue any refunds for cancellation. If you have a documented medical emergency and must cancel after February 22, 2018 you will be refunded 75% of the registration fees you paid. Please note that we cannot offer credits in exchange of refunds.

All cancellation must be in writing. We will accept cancellations by email to nftysw@urj.org. We’re sorry, but we cannot accept cancellations over the phone. Please allow up to six weeks after the conclusion of the event for your refund to be processed.