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Welcome to NextGen ATL!

As the young adult division of the Jewish Federation of Greater Atlanta, we are on a mission to inspire young adults, ages 22-40, in all stages of life. NextGen builds the future of our Jewish Community by getting young adults involved, engaged, and inspired by focusing on community building, leadership development, individual identity, and philanthropy.

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LIVE • LEAD • SERVE • GIVE

UPCOMING EVENTS

Stay tuned for upcoming NextGen events!

NextGen is a place for everyone.

Step into the vibrant world of NextGen, your ultimate hub for young Jewish life in ATL! Whether you’ve just tossed your graduation cap, are navigating the professional hustle, rocking the parent life, enjoying the single scene, reveling in married bliss, making ATL your forever home, or simply passing through, we’ve got an electrifying experience waiting just for you!

Join us in the heart of Jewish ATL and dive into a whirlwind of connections, community, and endless excitement! Ready to expand your circle, deepen those bonds, make a difference in your community, or unleash your inner leader? Look no further – you’re exactly where you need to be! Let’s ignite the spirit of NextGen together and craft unforgettable moments.

LIVE

Social Engagement & Community Building

Picture NextGen as your enthusiastic friend who's always on the lookout for fun activities and introducing you to fascinating people. Here's a glimpse of the diverse experiences we have waiting for you:

HAPPY HOURS AND SOCIAL GATHERINGS

EXPLORE ATL

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

SHABBAT DINNERS

YOUNG FAMILY FUN

LEAD

Leadership Development

Unlock your passion and purpose with NextGen! Discover your "how" and "why" when it comes to Jewish involvement through our dynamic leadership development programs. Gain invaluable skills that transcend your personal and professional pursuits. The next generation of leadership begins with you! Are you prepared to leave your mark?

CHANGEMAKERS

Leadership development designed to expand your career options, your network, and, most importantly, your desire and ability to effect positive change in your community and the world at large.

LEADS

LEADS is designed to introduce Young Professionals to NextGen ATL, the Jewish Federation of Greater Atlanta, and the greater Atlanta Jewish Community. LEADs is a unique series that offers an introductory exploration of the Atlanta Jewish Community and contemporary issues in a relaxed, social setting. Participants will explore the ways you can most effectively put your skills, passion and expertise into action in a professional and volunteer capacity.

JACOBSON LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE POWERED BY NEXTGEN

JLI powered by NextGen will serve as a premier leadership training program for young funders, volunteers, and community leaders with a hyperfocus on Jewish young professionals. The program will arm participants with the skills necessary to serve on an organization’s Board or committee, develop a cohort of young leaders, and deepen participant’s understanding of Federation’s impact and the greater Atlanta Jewish ecosystem.

NATIONAL YOUNG LEADERSHIP CABINET

The premier leadership training program of the Jewish philanthropic community. Cabinet educates, connects, and inspires current and future global leaders and philanthropists. Since its founding in 1963, NYL Cabinet has successfully trained individuals who lead at the highest levels of Jewish communal life. Grounded in Jewish values, Cabinet engages highly dedicated individuals who embody the values of humility, authenticity, and integrity.

SERVE

Volunteer & Social Action

Who says giving back can't be a blast? At NextGen, we infuse the spirit of Tikkun Olam into everything we do. Join us in making a difference through our NextGen Days of Service, where you'll team up with like-minded individuals to transform lives around the community!

NEXTGEN DAYS OF SERVICE

COLLECTION DRIVES

GIVE

Philanthropy

What if you have the power to transform lives? Embrace the Jewish principle of tzedakah by contributing to Federation's Annual Campaign, known as the Partners Fund, and watch as your gift makes a tangible difference in the lives of thousands in Atlanta and beyond. Your investment will propel our community toward a brighter future.

BEN GURION SOCIETY

$1,000+ individual gift or $1,800+ household gift to Federation’s Annual Campaign

GOLDA MEIR SOCIETY

$365-$999 to Federation’s Annual Campaign

CHAI SOCIETY

$36/month to Federation’s Annual Campaign

See the World

Experience the thrill of global connection! Join us as we link arms with Jewish communities in Israel and around the globe through partnerships, travel, and exciting events year-round. Get ready to explore, engage, and be inspired like never before!

Federation’s NextGen and Birthright Israel invite young adults ages 22-26 on the Atlanta Community trip where we will connect, explore and discover Israel for 10 days 

NEXTGEN MISSIONS

Stay tuned for future opportunities to travel with NextGen!

MASA assists in shaping a promising future for the young Jewish individual and the global Jewish community. The Fellows participate in a 2-10 month program in Israel, where they are encouraged and supported to strive towards their personal and/or professional destination. 

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Looking to get involved or want to know more about NextGen? If you’ve got questions, we’ve got answers. Send us an email.

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IG: @jewishatl

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Becca Langfelder

Director, NextGen

EMAIL: rlangfelder@jewishatlanta.org PHONE: 404-870-1618

Lillia Terkel

Young Adult Engagement Associate

EMAIL: lterkel@jewishatlanta.org PHONE: 404-870-1619

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