Engaging young philanthropists to lead the way for a vibrant Jewish future.

Learn more about our mission

At Slingshot, we believe that innovation is essential to building a more dynamic Jewish community. That’s why we bring together young Jewish philanthropists who are using their minds, hearts, and resources to invigorate Jewish life and transform the broader world—today, tomorrow, and for generations to come.

  • 300 organizations featured to date
  • $3.5m allocated since 2005
  • 300 Jewish young philanthropists engaged
  • 13 years strong

2018 Slingshot Guides

A resource guide to Jewish innovation, the Slingshot Guide is an annual compilation of the most inspiring and innovative organizations, projects, and programs in the North American Jewish community today. This year Slingshot published a National edition and a Chicago edition.

Explore the Guides
  • 61 organizations
  • 2 editions
  • 36 program areas

The Future

As the Jewish philanthropic landscape continues to shift, and as emerging young leaders change the ways we think, act, and give, Slingshot will focus and deepen its efforts to engage Jewish young philanthropists—through leadership trainings, community-building efforts, and other new initiatives. 

Learn more about the Future