The JDC Global Leaders Initiative is an unparalleled, invitation only leadership training platform that prepares talented young Jews to respond to the myriad of global issues – from poverty and aging, anti-Semitism and violence, to health and migration – facing 21st century global Jewry. Simultaneously, these young leaders take on substantive leadership roles on the Board of Directors of the Jewish humanitarian organization most deeply involved in addressing these issues, the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee(JDC).
A diverse cohort of 13 individuals from across the US comprised of up-and-coming Jewish lay leaders who have demonstrated a commitment to global Jewish responsibility
Tailored project work to address current global challenges.
A 2-year term on JDC’s Board of Directors, with support from seasoned Board Partners.
Participants not only learn to represent JDC’s vital role in an evolving world, but also gain invaluable skills for the variegated professional and lay leadership paths they shall pursue.Next >