Fostering social change by igniting community entrepreneurs
JCC PresenTense Chicago is a volunteer-run community of local innovators and entrepreneurs, thinkers and leaders, creators and educators, investing their talent and energy to foster the next generation of social entrepreneurs and to impact our established Jewish community.
Through an intensive, cooperative six-month Fellowship, PresenTense helps young entrepreneurs develop their ideas into transformational, sustainable and socially responsible ventures by tapping the talents and passions of professionals in our community.
Applications for the JCC PresenTense Chicago
2015 Fellowship are now open until November 6!
Apply to be a Mentor, Coach, Advisory Board Comittee Member and volunteer.
Open until December 16.
Please contact Becky at firstname.lastname@example.org or 847.763.3629 for more information
- Social Innovation Night: Health Heroes | Nov 3
Social Innovation Night: Health Heroes
Monday, November 3
John Barleycorn River North, 149 W. Kinzie, Chicago
Join us for a thought-provoking night of new ideas, amazing stories and world-changing concepts in the health field.
6:30pm: Appetizers & networking
7:00pm: Headliner Presentations:
Jonny Imerman: Imerman Angels; cancer support
Shivani Nazareth: Counsyl; women’s health
Carli Feinstein: Bright Pink; breast cancer prevention
Entrepreneur presentations by PT alumni:
- Cassandra Dara-Abrams (PT ’14): Brave and Barefoot Dance and Yoga ; dance as related to health
- Miriam Ament Forman (PT ’14): No Shame On U addressing mental illness in the health world
- Jane Elizabeth Shersher (PT ’13): Counselors Autonomous; balancing work and personal life
- Julie Hochstadter (PT ’12): The Chainlink; biking as a form of mental and physical health
In partnership with: Center for Jewish Genetics
Passionate speakers will provide brief presentations of entrepreneurship in the health field. Afterwards, engage the speakers on a more in-depth level through an interactive panel discussion and Q & A session.
Learn about the JCC PresenTense Chicago 2015 Fellowship and how you can get involved!
FREE Event includes vegetarian appetizers & a drink ticket.
Optional donation: $5- $10
RSVP and more info at: email@example.com or 847.763.3629
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JCC PresenTense Chicago 2014 Highlights
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