Comprised of students in grades 9-12, TEFTY is part of a larger web of Reform Jewish youth groups across North America. Membership is free for all students that are members of Temple Emanu-El.
- TEFTY offers social events, social action community events, and monthly programming such as lounge nights where students get together at the temple to talk about current issues and socialize/hang out.
- TEFTY functions as a youth organization within the NFTY (North American Federation of Temple Youth) community. As a member of NFTY and the region SO (Southern), our youth group participates in local, regional, and national events.
- TEFTY is a place where our students a part of a Reform Jewish High School community.
- Students in TEFTY build friendships, lifelong Reform Jewish identities, and leadership skills through community building, worship, and experiential youth-led Jewish educational and social programming.
For more information on TEFTY, or to join, contact Monika F. Singletary at firstname.lastname@example.org or 205.933.8037, ext 213.