“To represent the Jewish people you have to know what the Jewish people represent”

The LAJ – Israel Leadership Fellowship – is an initiative that was developed to attract young Jewish professionals in the Greater Los Angeles area. The Leadership Fellowship is an elite program, designed to inspire and imbue young professionals with a sense of Jewish Pride. Upon successful completion of the Leadership program, participants will be eligible for a free trip to Israel.

Program details:
Participants in the Leadership Fellowship meet for a total of 10 sessions during the program. The sessions will feature:

  • Interactive programing exploring major Jewish spiritual philosophical ideals, relationships, and inspiring presentations delineating the wisdom and greatness of the nation.
  • Meeting with successful Jewish leaders from across the Jewish spectrum. Speakers include: CEO’s of large companies, heads of organizations, and political lay leaders.
  • Two weekend retreats in upscale Jewish communities.
  • Upon successful completion of the program, participants will be eligible for a free trip to Israel.


  • Network with like minded young professional Jews.
  • Experience the Israel trip with people that you have build relationships over the course of the sessions.
  • Develop relationships with successful business and community leaders.
  • Preparatory sessions builds upon the Israel experience.