NFTY-NW Spring Kallah

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Spring Kallah 2024

April 5 – 7, 2024

Cost: $400

A weekend event for 8th – 12th graders in NFTY’s Northwest region.

NFTY’s Northwest region includes Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, and Alaska, as well as the Canadian provinces of British Columbia and Alberta.

Event Details

Have you missed your camp friends? Want to see them again for longer than just a day? Registration is open for NFTY-NW Spring Kallah!

More information about the events and activities at Spring Kallah coming soon.

Financial Assistance: If you need help getting to NFTY NW Spring Kallah, please complete this Financial Assistance Application BEFORE registering for the event. If your family belongs to a congregation, we also ask that you check with your Rabbi, Educator or Youth Advisor bout available scholarship funds so that we can help put together a package to help you get to this event!


URJ Camp Kalsman is located in Arlington, Washington. We understand that this is a far distance to travel for many of our participants, which is why we are providing some easier options of transportation. A majority of our participants will be coming to the event by bus, and all of the stops and locations are listed here. Bus costs are included in price of registration.
* $100 travel discounts available for any participants flying in for the event. When you register and indicate you are flying, youreceive a code to apply the $100 discount when you check out. 

Bus locations 

    • Seattle: Temple Beth Am 
    • Everett: Temple Beth Or 
    • Mercer Island: Temple B’nai Torah 
    • Tacoma: Amtrak Station *Puyallup Ave* 
    • Idaho: Flights to SeaTac should arrive by 3pm Friday, 4/5 and Depart no earlier than 3pm on Sunday 4/7
    • Portland/Vancouver WA: Train to Tacoma. 
    • Bellingham: More info to come 

Information about pick up and drop off times will be provided closer to the event.

What is NFTY-NW?

NFTY-NW is the regional hub for youth group events for the Northwest region. These events are run by teens who are elected by their peers with adult guidance and supervision. Each event contains programs and activities that help build Jewish community, leadership, social activism, and a handful of recreational opportunities. Last year over 100 Jewish teens attended Spring Kallah at Camp Kalsman! 


Cancelation/Refund Policy
All cancellations must be in writing. We will accept cancellations by email to Refunds will be processed and returned within six weeks after the conclusion of the event. 

Refunds will be given based on the following schedule:

    • A 90% refund will be given 21 days prior to event date. 
    • A 75% refund will be given 14 days prior to event date. 
    • A 50% refund will be given 8 days prior to event date.
    • No refunds will be given 7 or fewer days prior to event date with exception of a documented medical emergency in which case a 75% refund will be granted.

Refunds will not be made if Participant has attended any portion of NFTY-NW Spring Kallah. This covers all circumstances, including, but not limited to: 

    • Participant’s homesickness 
    • Participant’s refusal or inability to participate in the normal activities
Scholarship information
If you need help getting to NFTY NW Spring Kallah, please complete this application. We also ask that you check with your congregation about available scholarship funds so that we can help put together a package to help you get to this event!