Empowering Jewish Leaders

Built on mentorship-based growth and early-stage funding, the OU Impact Accelerator identifies and advances promising Jewish nonprofits that will strengthen our communal landscape.

The OU pairs a selected cohort of Jewish nonprofit founders with experienced professional mentors and supplies them with OU resources, funding, knowledge base, and networks.

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Photo on left: On pitch night in the winter before COVID-19, four organizations were selected from nine presenting organizations.


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ANI TEFILLAH/THE VOICE OF JEWISH EDUCATION
Founded: 2018 | A prayer-enhancement curriculum for school-aged children emphasizing Hebrew language skills teaching children to “Stop, Think, and Feel” the words of prayer as they say them.
CHINUCH YEHUDI
Founded: 2017 | Encouraging the nearly 1 million Israelis in the U.S. to send their children to Orthodox Jewish day school, assisting them financially and socially.
COMMUNITIES CONFRONTING SUBSTANCE ABUSE (CCSA)
Founded: 2018 | Bringing substance abuse and addiction awareness, education, and prevention to local Jewish communities, including support groups and teacher training.
DAILYGIVING.ORG
Founded: 2019 | A platform that helps every Jew perform the mitzvah of tzedakah every day, dispensing those funds to deserving Jewish nonprofit organizations around the world.
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