• NFTY-PAR 2019-2020 Regional Board Candidates

    We are thrilled to announce the 2019-2020 Regional Board Candidates!! Register for Elections on March 16 and have your voice heard as we elect our future leaders.


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  • Shabbat Sha-Bowling Rap

    On Saturday, January 26th we had a fun and interactive event for Pittsburgh 5th-7th graders. We kicked off the event with a freestyle Shabbat Sha-Rap. Rebecca Schwartz, a senior and active NFTY-PAR participant from Temple Emanuel of South Hills in Pittsburgh, wrote and rapped this for all of us!


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  • NFTY-PAR General Board Application 2018-2019

    Do you want to become more involved in NFTY-PAR?

    Do you want to help plan NFTY-PAR’s programs and events?

    Do you want to help make NFTY-PAR even better?

    Do you feel that you have strong leadership qualities that would be beneficial to our region?


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  • NFTY-PAR Membership Chair Application 2018-2019

    Do you want to get more involved in PAR? Do you want to ensure we have more new members at events? Do you want to help retain our event regulars and make sure they keep coming back to PAR events?


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  • A Huge Feeling of Jewish Connection

    What would teenagers describe as a “great weekend”? For three local Jewish teens, it was a chilly winter weekend spent doing volunteer work and sharing Shabbat at a Pittsburgh synagogue with more than 100 other Jewish teens who are part of the regional Reform youth movement, NFTY-PAR.


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  • Kol Haneshama- With All We Are

    As the concluding line of psalm 150 goes, “כֹּל הַנְּשָׁמָה תְּהַלֵּל יָה הַלְלוּ־יָה All with breath will praise Adonai, Hallelujah” (Props to sefaria.com for the Hebrew). During Friday night services at URJ Biennial 2017, this was all too true for me and the nearly 6,000 other Reform Jews sharing in the joy of Shabbat.


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  • NFTY-PAR General Board Application!

    Thank you so much for your interest in stepping up to pursue a higher level of regional leadership! Your enthusiasm towards making NFTY-PAR a stronger and more inviting place is incredible, and we are so grateful for your dedication to our community.


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  • NFTY-PAR Membership Chairs Candidates

    We are thrilled to announce the candidates who are running for NFTY-PAR Membership Chairs for 2017-2018!


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  • NFTY-PAR Membership Chair Application

    Do you want to take your leadership to the next level? Do you enjoy recruiting and talking to new members? Learn more about our Membership Chairs and apply today. Applications are due on Friday, March 24!


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  • JYK: Then, Now, and Always

    Early this past December, NFTY-PAR held an event called Junior Youth Kallah. It was open to 6th-8th graders and was held at Camp Harlam. I was able to work with seven other teens to make this event possible and the experience was truly amazing.


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