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
Aug
21

A Detroit River Cruise Experience: Creatures of the Sea

Our Annual Detroit River Cruise is diving deep this year with a “Creatures of the Sea” themed celebration to send summer off with a splash! Get on board for music, drinks, eats and the best views of the city. Bonus points for dressing up in seafaring style! Tuesday, August 21, 2018 7:30 – All aboard! […]

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Aug
23

NEXTGen Detroit’s BGS Appreciation Event

NEXTGen Detroit wants to thank you for driving the future by inviting you to the BGS (Ben Gurion Society) Appreciation Event Thursday, August 23, 2018 | 6:30 PM M1 Concourse 1 Concourse Dr. Pontiac, MI 48341 Food Truck Rally, Cocktails, Music, Thrill Rides, And More! This event is only open to Ben Gurion Society members, […]

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Aug
26

Detroit Ride for the Living

Sunday, August 26th | 9 AM The Krakow JCC’s Annual Ride for the Living is a 55 kilometer bike ride from Auschwitz to JCC Krakow that commemorates Jewish history and celebrates the miraculous rebirth of Jewish life in Poland today. This year, JFMD’s Israel & Overseas Department  and the JCC of Metropolitan Detroit are pedaling in solidarity and organizing a satellite ride right here […]

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Aug
28

NEXTGen Detroit and MIBA present: Start-Up Nation 201

Here’s your chance to hear first-hand from experts about the culture of business in Israel and take your knowledge of the Israeli business sector to the next level. If you’re interested in working in Israel or with Israel-based companies, don’t miss this fantastic opportunity to learn and have your questions answered! Tuesday, August 28th at […]

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Contact Us

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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