NEXTGen Detroit

NEXTGen Detroit is on a mission to be the hub of a vibrant and dynamic Jewish community for young adults in Metro Detroit. By serving as a connector for all things young and Jewish, we help native Detroiters and newcomers find meaning and build relationships in all facets of life, from professional and religious to cultural and communal.

NEXTGen Detroit

The NEXTGen Detroit Story

Learn about what we do.

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Let’s Get Social

Think of NEXTGen Detroit as that really outgoing friend who is always thinking of cool things to do and introducing you to awesome people.

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Jewish Experiences

Our culture is full of traditions and holidays, rich history, diversity and really good food — and we’re celebrating it!

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Keeping it Professional

Career building opportunities for business owners, recent grads and everyone in between.

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Israel and Overseas

Learn about different travel opportunities for what you want to do.

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Whether you’re expecting, searching for the best pre-school or preparing for a bar or bat mitzvah, we've got your back.

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NEXTGen Detroit

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Birthright Israel

Ten non-stop days in the Holy Land traveling with fellow Detroiters. All the makings of an incredible adventure.

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Community Leadership Opportunities

Join the NEXTGen Detroit movement and make your mark in the exciting transformation and growth of Jewish Detroit.

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The Ben Gurion Society (BGS) recognizes young adult leadership ages 21 to 45 who demonstrate community leadership and give a gift of $1,000 or more to their local Federation’s Annual Campaign.

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Upcoming Events


NEXTGen Detroit and JFamily present
Winter Warm Up

Sunday, February 9, 2020 | 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM Farber Hebrew Day School 21100 W 12 Mile Rd, MI $18 per Family till 12 noon on Wednesday, February 5th |  $25 per family  after Warm up with NEXTGen Detroit and JFamily for a cozy morning of crafts, cocoa, coffee and connecting with other young […]

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LGBTQ+ Ally & Advocacy 3- Part Training Series for Jewish Educators and Youth Professionals.

Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit, Stand with Trans, Jfamily, and the Youth Professionals Network present LGBTQ+ Ally & Advocacy Training for Jewish Educators and Youth Professionals. The 3-part series includes: Wednesday, March 11, 2020 6:30PM – 8:30PM LGBTQ+ 101: Learn how gender, sexual orientation, and mental health impacts youth; vocabulary, language and common terminology will […]

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Contact one of our staff:

Lauren Rubin

Hallie Eisenberg

Nikki Baron