Teen Leadership Initiative


TLI is an elite 2 year leadership and philanthropy program where local Jewish teens in grades 10-12 can make an impact on the world.

Teens will:

  • Develop as leaders within the Jewish community.
  • Participate in monthly educational programs.
  • Engage with friends in programs to help the community.
  • Review grant proposals and allocate funds.
  • Gain valuable experience that will help build your resume and stand out when applying to college.
  • Build relationships with influential community leaders.
Meeting dates for 2017-2018 are:
September 19, 2017
October 17, 2017
November 21, 2017
December 19, 2017
January 16, 2018
February 27, 2018
March 20, 2018
April 17, 2018
May 15, 2018
**Missing more than two meetings will cause you not to graduate the program**

Now accepting applications for TLI I from Jewish teens in grades 10 & 11 Applications will be accepted through Friday, June 30, 2017 and acceptance will be rolling. Our kickoff event will take place on Tuesday, September 19 details will follow acceptance.

This program will run from October – May for the 2017-2018 school year.


TLI I – 1st year $75 program fee and $180 donation to be used for grant distribution.
TLI II – 2nd year $100 program fee.

Partially funded by Jewish Federation of Rockland.

Application form

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