NFTY-OV Leadership Training Kallah

August 19-21, 2016
5:00 pm - 10:30 am (Eastern Standard Time)

NFTY Ohio Valley (OV) Leadership Training Kallah (LTK) is a weekend of learning, growing, laughing, and building meaningful relationships with other Reform Jewish teens. LTK is the first event of the year where teens from Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky, Tennessee, and West Virginia come together for a weekend to learn valuable leadership skills. Aside from the usual song sessions, cheering, laughing, and having an amazing time, we will also hold leadership development sessions to help you develop your leadership skills for every aspect of your life. Your NFTY-OV family can't wait to see you there!

Imagine spending an incredible weekend enjoying the company of your new old friends from near and far. You are discussing topics during programs while sharing and comparing ideas. You are enjoying being Jewish with people much like you. You are making new friends, having fun, and socializing. But why just imagine? Come join NFTY-OV for a phenomenal weekend at URJ GUCI! Register today!

Register by Tuesday, June 7, 2016
Early Bird: $165.00

Register by Tuesday, July 19, 2016
Regular: $185.00

Register by Tuesday, August 9, 2016
Late: $210.00

This event is open to any Jewish teen in grades 9 to 12 interested in learning about leadership or on their TYG Board. 

  • Teens are expected to participate in the entire event. Fees are set at a full package rate and unfortunately we cannot prorate registration.
  • Registration is on a space available basis only.

Travel is arranged by your local congregation/temple youth group advisor. Please be in touch with them directly to determine your travel or if you have any travel related questions.

Teens are not permitted to drive themselves to and from an event or to a bus stop/synagogue before or after the event. All teens must be dropped off and picked up by a parent, guardian, or an adult. This is NFTY policy to ensure the safety and well-being of our teens.

By Car: If you are being dropped off/picked up by an adult, please plan to be dropped at 5:00 on Friday, August 19, and picked up at 10:30am on Sunday, August 21. It is imperative is dropped off and picked up on time. The address for URJ GUCI is 9349 Moore Rd, Zionsville, IN 46077

A more detailed packing list will be in your final confirmation email the week prior to the event. In the meantime, please use the following.

Check local weather for 46077 to determine proper attire. Warmer clothes (jackets, hoodies, sweats) Casual, comfortable clothes for the weekend Friday Night Shabbat attire (dressy casual) Sleeping bag (or sheets and a blanket) and pillow Towel and Toiletries (shampoo, toothbrush/paste, hairbrush, etc.) Medication (you are responsible for your own medication) Money for Shuk (OV store) so you can buy some swag Flashlight Water bottle

Please do not bring anything valuable as NFTY is not responsible for any personal belongings.

Further information will be sent 1 week before the event that will include important information regarding the event as well as a complete packing list.

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

Through July 28, 2016 – 90%Through August 4, 2016 – 75%Through August 11, 2016 – 50%

After August 11, 2016 we will not be able to issue any refunds for cancellation. If you have a documented medical emergency and must cancel after August 11, 2016 you will be refunded 75% of the registration fees you paid.

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.