About the Gathering

The LIFE & LEGACY/Create a Jewish Legacy Leadership Gathering is an opportunity to network with others engaged in legacy initiatives from across North America to network, share best practices, brainstorm around challenges and learn new skills.

The 2020 Legacy Gathering is scheduled for May 17-19, 2020. Registration will open in January.  Check back here periodically for information on the schedule and workshops as that information will be added over the next 5 months.

For more information:
Keynote and Workshop Descriptions
Presenter Bios
Hotel & Travel Information
Kosher Certificate

Program begins the afternoon of Sunday, May 17, 2020 at 4 pm and ends at approximately 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 19, 2020 with additional meeting time for LIFE & LEGACY Legacy Coordinators (professionals leading the community-wide program) on Sunday from 2-4 pm and Tuesday from 1:30 pm until 9 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
Gail J. Gordon
Senior Director
Planned Giving and Endowments
Jewish Federations of North America