Leadership Trainings

Saturday, March 12



3:00-3:30 p.m.

Welcome and Introduction to Leadership Trainings with:
Debbie Hoffmann, President, and Nancy Kaufman, CEO

Intended for: all incoming and ongoing section presidents

3:30-6:00 p.m.

Training for Incoming Presidents of Sections with Staff with:
Beth Mitchell and Beatrice Kahn

Training for Incoming Presidents of Sections without Staff with:
Amy Smith and Toni Scherzer

Training for Ongoing Presidents of Sections with Staff with:
Cindy Amberger and Paula Garret

Training for Ongoing Presidents of Sections without Staff with:
Jill Swartz and Belinda Lasky

6:00-8:00 p.m.

Dinner for all incoming, ongoing and outgoing section presidents

Join us for a social dinner at a local restaurant; please bring cash or a check.
R.S.V.P. to Belinda Lasky blasky@ncjw.org by Wednesday, March 2.


8:00-10:00 p.m.

How to Be an Advisor, Not a Meddler with:
Amy Smith and Sue Tilis

Roundtable Discussions

Drop in to as many of these casual conversations as you like:

•Young Engagement and Membership Recruitment

•Leadership and Volunteer Management

•Fundraising and Development


Sunday, March 13



9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

NCJW Strategic Direction: What’s on the Horizon with:
Ilene Anesini, Nancy Kaufman, Debbie Hoffmann, and Marilyn Colby Rivkin

Join us for a strategic change presentation and workshop to share your input on how to strengthen the NCJW network and its impact.

Intended for: all incoming, ongoing, and outgoing section presidents, EDs, national Board, FANs, and SPAs

8:30-10:00 p.m.

Networking Opportunities

We’re delighted to offer a variety of opportunities for all WI participants to attend, socialize, meet each other and learn more about NCJW. Visit any of these sessions throughout the evening:

•Section Leaders Gathering by Section Size

•Let’s Talk About Israel

•Engaging Volunteers and Members

•Young Leadership Gathering

•Advocacy

•Community Service Idea Exchange

•Trafficking Action Network