LFT - Leaders for Tomorrow

American Jewish Committee Atlanta (AJC Atlanta) invites you to take part in an exciting, award-winning leadership development opportunity for high school sophomores and juniors. Leaders For Tomorrow (LFT) is designed to empower the next generation with knowledge, passion and purpose. It will build on AJC’s mission to develop young Jewish leaders who can advocate for the Jewish people, Israel and human rights around the world, and serve as positive change agents for their peers and community.  LFT presents a unique opportunity to gain leadership, advocacy, and community engagement skills, while forming friendships with like-minded students from across the region.  Topics covered will include Israel, anti-Semitism, human rights, coalition  building, and diplomacy.

The program will consist of seven to eight  high-level, participatory training sessions on Sundays from 5 to 8 p.m. beginning in September 2017. It will take place at AJC Atlanta's Office in Buckhead and will include a kosher dinner. Admission to this program is highly competitive and will be limited to 25-30 high school students.  Participation will be based on your answers to the questions below and an interview. 

There is no cost to participants for this program.

For more than a century, AJC (American Jewish Committee) has been the leading global Jewish advocacy organization. With offices across the United States and around the globe and partnerships with Jewish communities worldwide, AJC works to enhance the well-being of the Jewish people and to advance human rights and democratic values for all.  For more information on AJC, please visit our national website www.ajc.org.

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