NFTY-MAR Leadership Exploration and Development (LEAD)

Friday, September 28 - Sunday, September 30, 2018
Camp Louise, Cascade, MD

NFTY-MAR's Leadership Exploration And Development (LEAD) is open to all 9th-12th graders. This event aims to provide leadership skills that MARites can use to be successful leaders in the upcoming year.

This weekend will be filled with reconnecting with friends you haven't seen all summer, while meeting tons of new MARites. There will be programming throughout the weekend to help build your leadership skills, including specialized programming for Madrachim and song leaders.

Early Bird: $245 USD
Register by Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Regular: $265 USD
Register by Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Space Available: $285 USD
Register after Wednesday, September 12, 2018
(must be approved by regional director)

This event is open to any Jewish teen in grades 9 to 12.


  • Teens are expected to participate in the entire event. Fees are set at a full package rate and unfortunately we cannot prorate registration.
  • All fees are in US Dollars

Drop-off/Pick-up location Address
Havre de Grace, MD Harford Jewish Center8 N Earlton Rd
Baltimore, MD Baltimore Hebrew7401 Park Heights Ave
Potomac, MD Cabin John Shopping Center11325 Seven Locks Road
Davidsonville, MD Davidsonville Park N RideDavidsonville Rd. and Rt 50/301
Chevy Chase, MD Temple Shalom8401 Grubb Road
Fairfax Station, VA Giant Parking Lot8971 Ox Road
Falls Church, VA Temple Rodef Shalom2100 Westmoreland Street
Virginia Beach, VA JCC Parking Lot5000 Corporate Woods Drive #100
Richmond, VA Lowe’s Parking Lot8001 Brook Road
Raleigh/Durham, NC Best Buy Parking Lot7980 Skyland Ridge Parkway
Greensboro, NC Temple Emanuel1129 Jefferson Road
Staunton, VA Cracker Barrel152 Rowe Road
Fredericksburg, VA Target Parking Lot25 South Gateway Drive
Roanoke, VA Temple Emanuel1163 Persinger Road S.W

Every participant must travel to/from the event with an adult over the age of 21 (advisor, parent/guardian). THIS INCLUDES TRAVEL TO/FROM BUS STOP LOCATIONS. No participants may drive themselves to, from, or during the event. The bus schedule will be sent out in the final email sent in the week prior to the event.

This event is open to teens in 9th-12th grades.
If you need to cancel, the registration fees you paid will be refunded as follows:

Through August 30,  2018 – 90%Through September 6, 2018 – 75%Through September 13, 2018 – 50%

After September 13, 2018 we will not be able to issue any refunds for cancellation. If you have a documented medical emergency and must cancel after September 13, 2018, 2017 you will be refunded 75% of the registration fees you paid. Please note that we cannot offer credits in exchange of refunds.All cancellation must be in writing. We will accept cancellations by email to nftymar@urj.org. 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.