Young Adults

We serve as a connector for all things young and Jewish, we help native Cincinnatians and newcomers find meaning and guild relationships in all facets of life, from professional and religious to cultural and communal.

Professional Networking and Mentoring Center

The Professional Networking and Mentoring Center of the Jewish Federation of Cincinnati works to increase networking and young adult participation across Jewish Cincinnati.


Contact Emily GilgoffEsther and Maurice Becker Networking & Mentoring Coordinator​ | 513-985-2963 


Young Adult Division

The Young Adult Division (YAD) represents the next generation of Jewish leadership. Our community's young professionals have the means and the energy to effect change, both locally and globally.

Looking for a job or a career change?

The Jewish Federation of Cincinnati (JFC) is looking for a Young Adult Division Development Officer to join our Financial Resource Development (FRD) department.


LEAD (Lead, Educate, Act and Develop) was created by the Jewish Federation as a way to educate young professionals in Cincinnati about all that the community offers, ultimately preparing each participant to take a leadership position within the Jewish community.  Learn more



Lindsey Wade
Assistant Development Director