Albany Advocacy Day 2021

Join NFTY NAR for a virtual Albany Advocacy Day (AAD)!

AAD is an annual experience where teens from all over the region meet with their elected representatives at the state capitol in Albany. In partnership with RAC-NY, teens will spend time learning real lobbying skills, exploring the issues they care about from a Jewish and personal lens, and then engage with their representatives promoting positive change for all of New York.

This year, AAD will take place virtually, over several weeks between February and March. Current dates and details are below.This information will be updated as new dates are set.

Participants will need to register for each program individually. Go to RJ on the Go or click the name of each program below to register and sign-in for the event.

Questions? Email Sophie Dalton, NFTY NAR Social Action Vice President, or Emily Messinger, NFTY East Area Manager.

Saturday, February 13 (3:00 pm – 5:00 pm)

NFTY NAR - Abany Advocacy Day Part 1: Learning About the Issues

Join us for an interactive learning experience about the bill we will be working on during our lobbying days in March with RAC NY! We will also learn how to lobby, lobbying etiquette, and the framework for writing our speeches to our legislators!

Date To Be Determined

NFTY NAR - Abany Advocacy Day Part 2: Speach Writing

Join us as we craft our speaches for our upcoming meeting with state representatives. Date to be determined.

Several Dates in March

NFTY NAR - Abany Advocacy Day Part 3: Meeting with Representatives

Together, with members of RAC-NY, meet with state representatives and advocate on your issue. Share your speech and make a difference!