8th through 12th graders are invited to join RTSY, or Rodeph Torah Senior Youth. RTSY members form lifelong bonds through social events, community service, shul-ins (overnights at the temple), leading a Shabbat service each spring, planning and operating the annual TRT Purim Carnival, and activities with national Reform youth movement, NFTY (National Federation of Temple Youth).
Want to ensure that you are kept up to date on all happenings with RTSY? Sign up to be a member! It is only $36 for TRT members and $54 for non-TRT members and you can sign up here.
A new youth progams initiative has been put into place this year with membership. Youths MUST become a member of their youth group when they attend their second event of the year.
TRT Youth Driving Policy - All teens and parents should review as to be aware of the proper ways teens can get to/from events. ©10/2016
RTSY Goes Ice Skating & Laser Tag - Sunday, Feb 5th from 12:45-3:45pm. Meet at The Penalty Box/Jersey Shore Arena in Wall, NJ. Cost will be announced shortly. Check emails and facebook to stay up to date on information.
Volunteer to aide at Jr RTSY (grades 5-7) and Chaverim (grades 2-4) - Please sign up to volunteer here. Teens are responsible for the dates that they volunteer for. If they are unable to help at an event already selected, they need to reach out to the advisor of the youth group. To volunteer at Jr RTSY, teens need to be in 9th-12th grade. Volunteers for Chaverim can be in 8-12th grade.
For more information, please visit the NFTY-GER website or Facebook page.
If you need financial assistance for this event, NFTY-GER Scholarship Applications are open until the end of early bird registration.
NFTY CONVENTION!! - This year on Febrary 17-20th is NFTY Convention in Chicago, Ill.
It has all of the Chaverim (grades 2-4), Jr RTSY (grades 5-7), RTSY (Grades 8-12), and regional NFTY-GER (grades 9-12 with 8th grade being invited at the end of the year) events. Dates/events for are subject to change.
Scholarships may be available through the NFTY-GER Scholarship Fund. Should you need any assistance, please apply through NFTY-GER during EARLY BIRD registration for each event that you may need help with.
Need-based subsidies may be available from the temple and the Jewish Federation.
RTSY's 2016-2017 Board