NEXTGen Detroit

NEXTGen Detroit

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Please, don’t be shy!

Come say hi to us at events (if we don’t get to you first), email us, find us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter! We love meeting new people and talking about life as a young Jewish adult in Detroit, and we want to talk to YOU about it!

Lauren Robbins
Director, NEXTGen Detroit
robbins@jfmd.org | 248.833.2531

Megan Topper
Associate Director,  Philanthropic Advancement and NEXTGen Detroit
topper@jfmd.org | 248.203.1460
Talk to her about leadership opportunities, fundraising and campaign and her secret life as a pop singer.

Lauren Rubin
Senior NEXTGen Detroit Associate
lrubin@jfmd.org | 248.502.2854
Talk to her about leadership development, awesome programming ideas, community mentorship, golden retrievers and hot coffee.

Becky Hurvitz
Content Strategist
hurvitz@jfmd.org | 248.205.2532
Talk to her about social media, marketing and promotions, Jewish stuff to do in Detroit or baby animals on the internet.

Hallie Eisenberg
Senior NEXTGen Detroit Associate
eisenberg@jfmd.org | 248.502.2865
Talk to her about EPIC, Blue and White Night, leadership opportunities or mermaids.

Jaime Bean
NEXTGen Detroit Israel Experience Associate
bean@jfmd.org | 248.205.2561
Talk to her about Birthright, Mifgash, Masa Israel Journey programs, Israel Engagement Committee or bagels and board games.

Rachel Devries
Employment Specialist NEXTGen Connect
rdevries@jvsdet.org | 248-233-4274
Talk to her about networking, job searching, professional development and seven-layer cake.

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events
Sep
26

Turn the Tables on Structural Vulnerability: A Sukkah X Event

Wednesday, September 26th | 7-9 PM Detroit’s Capitol Park Shelby and State St, 48226 In a city and society marred by systemic housing injustice, what does it mean for us as Jews to celebrate our harvest festival by building and dwelling in intentionally vulnerable and temporary structures as spiritual practice? Hosted at the site of […]

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Oct
3

“Where You Go Is Not Who You’ll Be”: An Evening with New York Times best-selling author and columnist Frank Bruni

Join us as we welcome Frank Bruni to Detroit for an important conversation about the unnecessary mental anguish students often endure when they measure themselves by the colleges that accept them. Mr. Bruni will share what his research has revealed: that a student’s worth and future success is not determined by the university he or […]

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Oct
9

Jewish Working Women’s Network: Pure Networking

Join the Jewish Working Women’s Network for Pure Networking as we are trying something new! Pure Networking in the AM… October 9 | 7:30 – 9 AM Great Lakes Coffee at the Maple | Coffee is on us!  Questions? Contact Marianne Bloomberg at 248 642 4611 or Bloomberg@jfmd.org

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Oct
25

Jewish Genealogy – Moving Forward

Thursday, October 25, 2018 | 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Max M. Fisher Federation Building 6735 Telegraph Rd. Bloomfield Hills, MI 48301 If you have taken our Introduction to Jewish Genealogy seminar or have the basics down but you’re not sure what to do next, the Moving Forward session is for you. The Leonard N. […]

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The Leonard N. Simons Jewish Community Archives is located at:

Max M. Fisher Federation Building
6735 Telegraph Road
Suite 310
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48301

Phone: (248) 203-1491

Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.; Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

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Please schedule an appointment before visiting to ensure availability of the collections and a staff person to assist you.

If you would like to view a collection housed at the Reuther Library, please contact their reference archivist to schedule an appointment.

The Walter P. Reuther Library of Labor and Urban Affairs
5401 Cass Avenue
Detroit MI 48202

Phone: (313) 577-4024

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