Mentor

The OU Impact Accelerator identifies and advances promising Jewish nonprofits. Through education, mentorship, and collaboration, we empower great leaders committed to strengthening our communal landscape in new ways.

Accelerator mentors give back to the community by leveraging their professional expertise for the benefit of new,
communal nonprofits. Our mentors advise and help push the organizations to have the greatest impact.

Mentor
Breakfasts
Join us every other month for a mentor breakfast to learn from other mentors and selected speakers. Mentors have the opportunity to present to the group about their area of expertise and network with others in the group.
Events
Join us every other month for a mentor breakfast to learn from other mentors and selected speakers. Mentors have the opportunity to present to the group about their area of expertise and network with others in the group.
Internship
Exposure
Mentor for our college summer interns. Help college students in their professional journey and be a guiding mentor as they intern on venture projects.
LinkedIn Group and
Networking
Join our network and gain access to our communal lay leaders, industry experts, and changemakers in our community.
Impact
leverage your professional expertise to make a greater impact in the Jewish community.

Engagements

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1:1 Consultation

Mentor and venture founder meet on an individual basis for guidance and advice.

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Coffee Chat / Q&A

Speak to the cohort and/or alumni network on a topic of your choice or open the floor for a Q&A session.

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Presentations and Workshops

As part of the Accelerator curriculum, present for 25-40 minutes to the cohort on an area of expertise and provide useful next steps and takeaways.

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Venture Clinics

A mentor group meets with a venture founder to discuss a particular topic or roadblock and brainstorm possible solutions.

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Alumni Mentoring

Mentor is paired with an alumni venture to help brainstorm roadblocks in a growth stage venture.

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Panel Presentations

Sit on a panel with other mentors for a mentor or Alumni event.