CLI is a highly-competitive 15-month program for individuals ages 25-40, who are passionate about community building and want to grow as effective, strategic leaders.  As a CLI participant, you will gain Jewish knowledge as well as communal and leadership development skills while being connected to a mentor. You will graduate with the confidence and expertise to contribute to the Jewish community and ensure the Jewish future for tomorrow. Apply today! Applications close on Friday, April 7th.

PROGRAM AT A GLANCE (Dates subject to change)

  • Opening retreat (September 2017)
  • Monthly evening sessions (normally held at the Federation)
  • Two Collaborative Workdays held on Sundays
  • Special gatherings for participants and mentors
  • Leadership Trip to Israel (June 2018)
  • Graduation (December 2018)
  • Community Service Day (11/5/17 & 12/10/17; 2018 dates TBD)

  • Strategic thinking and project development
  • Mentorship program
  • Learning how to apply leadership in Jewish non-profits
  • Effective marketing and outreach
  • Collaborative decision making
  • Skills to lead and motivate others
  • Philanthropy and leadership
  • Public speaking and presentation training
  • Access to civic and Jewish leaders

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