Leadership Institute

Leadership Institute

The URJ Shallat Rabbinic Transition Program and Retreat is open to congregations that have undergone a senior or solo rabbinic transition since June 2017. The program is designed to deepen the sacred partnership between the rabbi and president of the congregation.  

Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - 10:00am to Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 2:00pm

Come learn about the URJ Congregational Finances 301 Course. Whether you have taken the URJ Congregational Finances 101 and 201 Courses or not, you can register for this course. Join us for an informational webinar on Monday, October 16th, 8pm ET, to learn about this new online 8-module course, which begins on November 6th.

Monday, October 16, 2017 -
8:00pm to 9:00pm

Come learn about the URJ Congregational Finances 201 Course! Whether you have taken the URJ Congregational Finances 101 Course or not, you can register for this course. Join us for an informational webinar on Wednesday, July 19th, 8pm ET, to learn about this new online 8-module course, which begins on August 16th.

Wednesday, July 19, 2017 -
8:00pm to 9:00pm

Join us for an informational webinar on May 22nd, 8pm ET to learn about the URJ Congregational Finances 101 Course. This 8-week course on the fundamentals of congregational finances begins on June 1st.

Monday, May 22, 2017 -
8:00pm to 9:00pm

This session in the URJ Online Learning Series on Creating a Culture of Philanthropy is intended especially for small congregations. It frame the learning from the first four sessions for the particular needs of congregations with 150 or fewer member units. This session will take place on Thursday, September 7th, 3pm ET.

Thursday, September 7, 2017 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm

This fifth and final session in the URJ Online Learning Series on Creating a Culture of Philanthropy will take place on October 24th, 3pm ET. It provides a brief overview of the core principles introduced in the four prior general sessions in this series. It offers tips for making the most of your philanthropic perspective. 

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm

Join us for the fourth of five general sessions in the URJ Online Learning Series on Creating a Culture of Philanthropy, which will take place on June 28th, 3pm ET. This session looks at dues, general and special campaigns, and events as mission-driven opportunities for engagement.

Wednesday, June 28, 2017 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm

Join us for the third of five general sessions in the URJ Online Learning Series on Creating a Culture of Philanthropy, which will take place on June 13th, 3pm ET. This session will focus on defining and delineating the major steps of a legacy campaign.

Tuesday, June 13, 2017 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm

The URJ Had'rachah Seminar teaches lay leaders from small congregations how to conduct worship service and life cycle events, to support their local Jewish community. Join us on Wednesday, April 26th, 8pm ET for the Had'rachah Seminar Informational Webinar, where you will learn more about this valuable seminar, the logistics for this year, the Small Congregation Grants, and more.

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 -
8:00pm to 9:00pm

Join us on November 14th, 2017, 8pm ET for the Emerging Leaders Initiative Facilitator Training Webinar. Come learn about the new URJ Leadership Institute Emerging Leaders Resource, a 10-module flexible curriculum that can be personalized to meet the individual needs of congregations. Discover the questions you should be asking in order to develop a successful program to meet your congregational needs.

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 -
8:00pm to 9:00pm