Relive the GA



Watch the GA’s most inspiring speakers, direct from the main stage.



From fundraising to education, social welfare to Israel and overseas, our breakout sessions tackle the most challenging topics in the Jewish communal world.

As the World Turns: Our Work in Israel and Across the Globe

Beyond Hebrew School: Making Sense of the Changing School Landscape

Beyond Tikkun Olam: The Dollars and Cents of Disability Inclusion in the Workplace

Bringing Israel and Overseas Home: Creatively Engaging Your Community

Chabad and Its Secrets to Success: How to Build a Movement

Cigars, Scotch and Strategy: Rethinking How We Engage Men

Corporate Connection: Finding Local Corporate Support

Identity Crisis: Defining the Role of Communal Organizations

Innovation Lab: Scaling New Engagement Projects

Major League Fundraising: Better Stewardship of Your Most Important Donors

No Risk, No Reward: Remaking Detroit’s Young Adult Division

Outside Your Backyard: Domestic Advocacy, Overseas Initiatives and Your Campaign

Strength in the South: Building a Stronger, More Vibrant Negev for Today and Tomorrow

Surveying the Landscape: Exploring Philanthropic Trends

Tailor-Made Judaism: Creating the Right Fit For Interfaith Families

Talkin’ About My Generation: Building Community With Millennials

The One That Got Away: How Major Gifts are Lost & Found

The Social Safety Net: Will It Hold?

This Land is My Land…This Land is Your Land? A State of Israel for All Its Citizens

Through Rainbow-Colored Glasses: LGBT Perspectives on Jewish Community

Uncharted Territory: Supporting Israel’s Vulnerable Areas

Where There’s a Will, There’s a Way: Planned Giving and Your Annual Campaign

Workin’ 9 – 5: Cultivating and Retaining Top Talent

Start with inspiration, add a healthy dose of creativity—you’ve got a FEDovation. These presentations showcase innovative programs from around the Federation system.


 Access Granted: Creating Inclusive Communities
Access Granted: Creating Inclusive Communities

Jewish Abilities Alliance: Changing the Jewish Culture to One of Greater Inclusiveness

Opening the Doors: Inclusive Education Services to Engage and Empower

Teen Leadership: Strengthening Inclusive Opportunities for Individuals with Disabilities

Sunflower Bakery: Serving Up a Tasty Recipe for Inclusive Workplace Success

 Better Together: Innovative Partnerships
Better Together: Innovative Partnerships

Making Babies Fertility Fund: Partnership for Would-Be Jewish Parents

Pro Bono Consulting Practice: Connecting Talented Professionals to Nonprofits



Transforming Teaching in Real Time: Bringing World ORT Expertise to a Local Day School

 Beyond Happy Hour: Solutions to the Young Adult Challenge
Beyond Happy Hour: Solutions to the Young Adult


Young Jewish Leadership Concepts

Letting Students Lead: Creating Student Ambassadors for Israel and Jewish Life on Campus

Jewish Food Project



 Israel Encounters: Creating a Connection


Embracing Our Differences: Art-Teaching/Experiencing Diversity in Israel

Israel Engagement Fellowship: Empowering Teens to Advocate for Israel

Remembering2Gether: Sharing Memories of Fallen Soldiers from Our Partnership City

 Lead and Succeed: Developing High-Performance Leaders
Lead and Succeed: Developing High-Performance Leaders

From God to Great: A Jew and a Catholic Divine Teachings on Leadership

Community Leadership Institute: Grooming Young Adults to Lead with Vision and Purpose

J-Impact Young Latins: Action-Based Leadership Development for a New Generation

Fixing Something That’s Not Broken: Re-energizing a Successful Leadership Development Program

Yesod: Reflecting on Leadership Through Intensive Jewish Study

Jewish-Latino Teen Coalition: An Innovation Model for Youth Leadership

 More Dollars, More Donors: Out-of-the-Box Fundraising
More Dollars, More Donors: Out-of-the-Box Fundraising

Ketubah Society: Building Loyalty and Honoring our Foremost Donors

INSIGHT Federation Analytics:  A New Way for Federations to Explore, Discover and Analyze Data

Pearl Society: An Engagement and Recognition Tool to Increase Donors and Dollars

Mosaic Cookbook: A Tool for Education, Engagement and Fundraising

Give for Good: An “Auction” Where Donors Pledge Direct Support to Critical Program Services

Chai Care: Senior Care Management for Legacy Society Members

 Travel with a Purpose: Meaningful Missions
Travel with a Purpose: Meaningful Missions

The BIG One: Dreaming Big on Missions to Achieve BIG Impact

Christian Clergy Leadership Mission

Women’s and Men’s Missions: Partnering Pays Off

Innovative P2G Strategies to Create Enduring Connections & Increased Philanthropy

Israel YOUR Way: Missions that Ignite Passions and Explore Personal Interest