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 2019 Legacy Gathering took place in May.  Below you can access many of the presentations. You will find information on the 2020 Gathering here beginning in January.

For more information:
Keynote and Workshop Descriptions
Presenter Bios
Hotel & Travel Information
Kosher Certificate
2019 Keynote and Workshop Materials

Program begins the afternoon of Sunday, May 19, 2019 and ends at approximately 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 21, 2019 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 LIFE & LEGACYTM
Harold Grinspoon Foundation
Gail J. Gordon
Senior Director Planned Giving and Endowments
Jewish Federations of North America