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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Have a question? We can help!

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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


Latke Vodka 15

Latke Vodka is making another move down Woodward and popping up at the Garden Theater this year. Don’t miss Jewish Detroit’s 15-year long tradition of meeting up with hundreds of your closest friends the Saturday night after Thanksgiving at the biggest holiday party of the season.

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Can we count on you this #GivingTuesday?

Tuesday, December 3, 2019 9 – 11 AM and 4 – 8 PM. Please join us for two special #GivingTuesday community-wide telethons on December 3 from 9 to 11 AM and from 4 to 8 PM. #GivingTuesday is an international day of philanthropy that celebrates generosity worldwide. Here at the Jewish Federation, we are gearing up to make this global day of giving […]

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Contact one of our staff:

Lauren Rubin

Hallie Eisenberg

Nikki Baron