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GFC Goes To Washington: RAC L’Taken Seminar 0

GFC Goes To Washington: RAC L’Taken Seminar

Posted on Mar 14, 2019 in From the Blog

The weekend of March 1st, teens from GFC joined with teens from across the United States for the L’Taken Seminar, a social justice weekend in Washington DC hosted by the Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism. The social justice weekends combine hands-on Jewish learning and advocacy in our nation’s capitol. Throughout the weekend, teens visit the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, they join together with over 400 participants for a spiritual Havdalah experience at the Jefferson Memorial, and they learn about the Jewish Reform movement’s stance on social justice issues.

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NFTY Convention comes to Dallas! 0

NFTY Convention comes to Dallas!

Posted on Feb 28, 2019 in From the Blog, Uncategorized

NFTY Convention was a unique and exciting opportunity for our Reform Jewish high school teens to gather from across North America to explore, learn, grow, and have fun together! We welcomed the largest delegation in our region’s history to NFTY Convention which was in our own backyard (Dallas!). We asked two NFTY-TORites to share with us their reflections on the exciting weekend!

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Are you up for the challenge? A job that will change lives and shape the future! 0

Are you up for the challenge? A job that will change lives and shape the future!

Posted on Feb 28, 2019 in From the Blog, Uncategorized

Being a camp counselor at GFC is much more than hanging out with kids all day. It involves problem-solving, collaborating, communicating with people at all levels, being creative to how you engage campers, crediting camp magic and being a camper’s superhero. As a camp counselor, you'll work harder than you ever have before... but it's the most rewarding and fulfilling job out there. You might end each day physically and mentally exhausted, but you'll also end your days with a full heart and sense of purpose. So, what is it really like to be a camp counselor? Here are just a few highlights from a day in the life...

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Meet the 2019 Jackofsky Emerging Teen Leader Fellows

Posted on Feb 16, 2019 in From the Blog, Uncategorized

NFTY Convention is a unique and exciting opportunity for our Reform Jewish high school teens to gather from across North America to explore, learn, grow, and have fun together! As we welcome the largest delegation in our region’s history to NFTY Convention, we are also thrilled to highlight our Jackofsky Emerging Teen Leaders Fellows!

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Watch Us Grow! GFC Construction Update 0

Watch Us Grow! GFC Construction Update

Posted on Feb 14, 2019 in From the Blog

What a difference a month makes! The incredible year of building and renovation at GFC started with a LOT of rain and nasty weather, but the skies have cleared and work on many of our buildings is proceeding at a furious pace. Here’s just a taste of what you can expect to see this summer, if not sooner!

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