NFTY-NW Winter Kallah (Social Action)

Friday, January 20 - Sunday, January 22, 2017
Congregation Beth Israel, Portland, OR and
Congregation Kol Ami, Vancouver, WA

  • Meet new people and see your friends from NFTY, Camp, Israel and Mitzvah Corps
  • Wrestle with hot topics and challenge your assumptions during interactive teen-led programs
  • Participate in incredible social action opportunities
  • Celebrate Shabbat with delicious food, singing and dancing
  • Enjoy a fun Saturday night activity in Portland

Early Bird: $185.00
Register by Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Regular: $210.00
Register by Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Space Available: $270.00
Register after Wednesday, December 28, 2016
(must be approved by regional director)

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 December 28, 2016 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.

Times and locations are TBD. Final information will be sent in confirmation prior to the event.


Location Fee TO Event Time FROM Event Time
Via Car: No Fee No Fee 5:30 PM 10:30 AM
Via Seattle/Tacoma Airport Bus No Fee 2:00 PM 5:30 PM
Via Temple Sholom, Vancouver, BC Bus $25 9:00 AM 5:30 PM
Via Congregation Beth Israel, Bellingham Bus $25 11:30 AM 5:30 PM
Via Temple Beth Am, Seattle Bus $20 1:30 PM 5:30 PM
Via JCC Mercer Island Bus $20 1:30 PM 5:30 PM
Via Temple Beth El, Tacoma Bus $15 3:00 PM 5:30 PM

Please be sure that 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.

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

Through December 29, 2016 – 90% of the registration fees paid Through January 5, 2017 – 75% of the registration fees paid Through January 12, 2017 – 50% of the registration fees paid

After January 12, 2017 we will not be able to issue any refunds for cancellation. If you have a documented medical emergency and must cancel after January 12, 2017 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 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.