NFTY-SO Fall Conclave

Friday, November 10 - Sunday, November 12, 2017
B'nai Zion Congregation
Shreveport, LA

  • Meet new people and see your friends from NFTY, Camp, Israel and Mitzvah Corps
  • Celebrate Shabbat with delicious food, singing and dancing
  • Explore different social justice issues
  • Wrestle with hot topics and challenge your assumptions during interactive teen-led programs
  • Explore a new city - Shreveport

We are thrilled to join Congregation B’nai Zion for a great weekend in Shreveport. Teens will be hosted by volunteer families from the community who will provide housing, meals, and transportation throughout the event. If you have any questions about housing accommodations, please email NFTY Southern Regional Advisor Sarah Tucker at stucker@urj.org.

Early Bird: $155.00 USD
Register by September 13, 2017

Regular: $170.00 USD
Register by  November 1, 2017

Space Available: $195.00 USD
Register after November 1, 2017
(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 August 23, 2017 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.
  • All fees are in US Dollars
Travel is coordinated with the other teens from your congregation by your local youth group advisors and/or chaperones. Please be in touch with them for information about how your youth group will be traveling to/from the event. If you are not sure who to contact in your community, please email nftyso@urj.org. Per NFTY's policy, all drivers must be over the age of 21 and teens may not drive themselves to, from or during the event.

This event is open to teens in 9th-12th grades. A pre-event email will be sent out about a week before the event after the regular registration deadline.

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

Through October 19, 2017 – 90%
Through October 26, 2017 – 75%
Through November 2, 2017 – 50%

After November 2, 2017 we will not be able to issue any refunds for cancellation. If you have a documented medical emergency and must cancel after November 2, 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 nftyso@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.