Abby Goldenthal

Ronit Avni

Abby Goldenthal is currently Associate Director, Young Adult Initiative at Combined Jewish Philanthropies (CJP), where she manages CJP’s Young Adult Innovation Agenda, including CJP’s PresenTense Boston Fellowship, Young Adult Community Grants Program, and Young Jewish Leaders Council. Abby has taken this “suite” of opportunities to new heights over the last few years, demonstrating CJP’s commitment to the growth of nearly 70 partner organizations, modeling the positive impact collaboration can achieve in a community, and encouraging new ideas to challenge the status quo. The respect and trust she has built between CJP and community partners has also allowed for the creation of The Network, a community engagement project that provides both online and offline resources for young adults to get involved in the Jewish community.


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