J Leaders inspires Jewish young adults to grow their leadership capacity, connect with like-minded peers, and make a positive difference in their community and the world.
Today’s Jewish young adults strive for a life of purpose and their own meaningful connections to the Jewish community. J Leaders creates opportunities to connect with other Jewish young adults and build an extensive network of Jewish business and community leaders.
J Leaders believes that impactful, values-driven leadership can be taught and learned through teaching, practice, and experience. J Leaders harnesses the great potential of today’s emerging Jewish young adult leaders by helping them develop their passion and unique leadership skills and capabilities.
J Leaders empowers a community of ethical, Jewish, young adult leaders committed to making a difference in the world. J Leaders fellows are supported by an extensive network of peers, facilitators, mentors, partners, and alumni. Fellows are a force for good in their own organizations, the Jewish community, and the world.
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What our Leadership Academy fellows are saying
Rarely have I found myself among such an eclectic, insightful group of people in a completely immersive environment. Everyone at the retreat truly wanted to be there. Within hours, I could tell it was a special group that was beginning an important journey together.
Yale Friend2021-22 Academy Fellow
In these turbulent times, I am so thankful to be a part of the Leadership Academy to grow as a socially-conscious leader with other passionate young adults!
Judith Silverberg-Rajna2020-21 Academy Fellow
I truly appreciated being included in the retreat and look forward to growing my leadership skills and approach through reflection, empathy, and engaging with Jewish values.
Rafi Schraer2021-22 Academy Fellow
The Leadership Academy is a treasure. It brings enormous value by connecting the fellows with people across various industries who are eager to share what they learned along the way. No regular training program provides similar value.