Nominate a JFCS New Leaders Fellow
The JFCS New Leaders Fellowship offers an inspiring educational experience to emerging Jewish leaders of the Bay Area.
During the fellowship, participants grapple with critical issues facing the Jewish and wider community and dive into key tenets of nonprofit management, while building a collaborative community of peers.
In culmination of their work, graduated Fellows have the opportunity to put their learning into action and contribute through ongoing leadership roles at JFCS and through the JFCS Fellowship Alumni Network.
Do you know a potential New Leaders Fellow?
For this exciting fellowship opportunity, JFCS seeks emerging leaders who are innovative, impact-driven, and committed to improving the lives of individuals and families in our community.
Eligible fellowship candidates:
- Are 30 – 40 years old and live in the San Francisco Bay Area.
- Possess past leadership experience at work, school, or in their communities.
- Have a track record of innovation, strategy, and impact, with room to grow.
- Want to explore lay leadership in the Jewish community.
- Seek to have an impact through connection with JFCS.
Learn more about the JFCS New Leaders Fellowship >
The Nomination and Selection Process
Nominated candidates will be contacted and asked to complete a short application form. We find that nominations are most successful when the candidate is also told by the person nominating them that they are being recommended.
Qualified candidates will be invited to participate in an interview with JFCS staff.
If you know someone who would make a great candidate, please fill out the form below.