Slingshot Day is the largest gathering of stakeholders of Jewish innovation including social entrepreneurs, funders of innovation, next gen funders, and other Jewish community professionals. Slingshot Day was created to bring together the funders and organizations invested in innovation in Jewish life. Slingshot Day experiments with the principles of network building and collective impact to give stakeholders the opportunity to participate in open dialogue and achieve greater results.

Register for Slingshot Day Here

Program Highlights

– Sharna Goldseeker, Executive Director, 2164, in conversation with Slingshot Board Members: Sarah Rueven and Jenna Weinberg
about her new book, Generation Impact

– Mamie Kanfer Stewart, Board Chair and Stosh Cotler, Executive Director, Bend the Arc
– “Leading Your Community Through the Moment” with Abby Porth, Executive Director of  Jewish Community Relations Council
– Scenario Planning with Coby Lerner, Slingshot Board Member
-“The Art of Adaptation,” a hands on workshop with UpStart
– Sessions by Slingshot 2017 Featured Organizations including JLens, The Well, Leading Edge, At the Well
– Facilitated Conversations Around Jewish Philanthropy and Innovation

Who Is Invited to Attend
Next Gen Funders
Funders of Innovation
Organizations featured in The 2017 Slingshot Guide, Bay Area Edition, or LA Edition
If you have questions as to whether or not you qualify please email us at

Host Committee
Danielle Foreman Brandon
Erica Belsky
Sarah Rueven
Daniel Raiffe
Lyla Holdstein
Sarah Persitz
Lana Vulftson
Jaimie Meyer

Thank You to Our Sponsors
Erica and Scott Belsky
The Jewish Community Federation of San Francisco, the Peninsula,
Marin and Sonoma Counties

Jim Joseph Foundation
 Joyce and Irving Goldman Family Foundation

 Leichtag Foundation
 Lisa & John Pritzker Family Fund
ROI Community
Walter & Elise Haas Fund

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