Leadership Development


By actively engaging the next generation, we can ensure Jewish culture lives on in
a vibrant  and diverse future, strongly rooted in Jewish values.


Jewish Federation kicks-off the 12thclass of the Bernstein Leadership Group on Sunday, April 14. 

The Donald H. and Barbara K. Bernstein Leadership Development Group (BLG) of the Jewish Federation of Greater Charlottewill kick-off  its 12thclass on Sunday, April 14.  BLG was started in 1996 by Don and Bobbi Bernstein to prepare the next generation of leaders to help ensure our Charlotte Jewish community remains thriving and adaptable to the changing Jewish landscape.  

The 18-month leadership program aims to foster a participant’s Jewish identity, broaden knowledge about the Charlotte Jewish community and build leadership skills. Participants will take part in Tzedakah, Tikkun Olam and initiatives with Jewish continuity. Together, the next BLG class will learn about the history of Jewish Charlotte, the various Charlotte Jewish agencies and issues facing our community and communities around the world.  The program also includes bringing in internationally renowned speakers as well as specialist in the fields of communication and leadership training.  

To learn more or to answer please contact Kara Culp, Engagement Coordinator, at 704.944.6858. 

CLICK HERE to pay your $36 BLG Registration fee. 


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