Empowering leaders

to achieve visions
of social, cultural and educational change


The Executive Leadership program empowers rising leaders of Jewish nonprofits to sharpen their guiding visions of Jewish communal life and expand their leadership and management skills.

The Educational Leadership program empowers Jewish educational leaders from a wide range of settings to sharpen their educational visions, broaden their understanding of the educational landscape, and develop leadership skills to bring their visions to fruition.

The Cultural Leadership program supports a diverse range of artists and cultural producers to deepen their creative wellsprings and work, build their leadership capacities, and expand their cross-boundary, collaborative networks.

Graduates of Mandel Institute programs participate in continuing educational and community building activities including extended mentoring, an annual in-person gathering, and skills-focused short courses.