The premier leadership program of the Jewish Federation movement, National Young Leadership Cabinet brings together dedicated men and women, ages 30 to 45, from across the U.S. and Canada who are deeply committed to building a strong, vibrant future for the Jewish people.


San Diego National Young Leadership Cabinet members Jonathan Aires, David Bramzon, Kira Finkenberg, Debbie Maizel and Tal Moore were featured on the October 2017 cover of Giving Back Magazine.

Increase Your Impact

Embarking on a Cabinet journey means traveling in the company of like minded philanthropists. Learning from, and with, renowned thought leaders. Engaging in the Jewish Federation system’s most comprehensive and thought-provoking leadership development curriculum. Becoming an outstanding Jewish communal leader while building a lifelong network of friends.


Through inspiring annual retreats and conferences, and study missions to Israel and diverse places like Greece, India, Ethiopia, Budapest, St. Petersburg, Morocco and Argentina, Cabinet members witness firsthand the reach and impact of the Jewish Federation.

Is Cabinet for you?

Cabinet members are selected because they have demonstrated leadership skills and commitment to supporting the Jewish Federation. If you are passionate about being a Jewish leader and want to learn how to build strong local and global Jewish communities, then the National Young Leadership Cabinet may be the place for you.