The 2018 LIFE & LEGACYTM/Create a Jewish Legacy Leadership Gathering

Hosted by: The Harold Grinspoon Foundation and the Jewish Federations of North America

For more information and to register:
Registration Form – in addition to registering for the conference, don’t forget to reserve a hotel room on the link below.

Hotel Accommodations
Presenters' Bios
Keynotes and Workshops Descriptions
Kosher Certificate
Travel Information
Transportation Information
Keynote and Workshop Materials (2016/2017)

Program begins the afternoon of Sunday, June 3, 2018 and ends at approximately 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 5, 2018 with additional meeting time for LIFE & LEGACY Legacy Coordinators until 3:30 pm.


Sheraton Springfield Monarch Place Hotel
1 Monarch Place
Springfield, MA
Professionals and lay leaders from LIFE & LEGACY and JFNA CJL partner communities, Professionals and lay leaders from LIFE & LEGACY applicant communities, Areivim partners, and Create a Jewish Legacy Western Mass professionals and lay leaders and Federation representatives in the preliminary stages of implementing a legacy initiative are encouraged to attend.
There is no fee for the conference
Kosher meals included
Participants are responsible for transportation and hotel

The program will consist of keynote presentations and workshops led by national speakers as well as peer-led sessions and time for formal and informal networking.

For more information please contact:
Arlene D. Schiff
National Director
Harold Grinspoon Foundation
(413) 276-0784 or
Steve Gross
Senior Director, Endowment Management
Jewish Federations of North America
(212) 284-6740 or