Genesis aims to enhance Toronto’s Jewish community by nurturing emerging Jewish non-profit

initiatives, providing career mentorship to young adults and supporting innovation. Drawing

upon our community, we aim to accomplish these goals.

- Applications are now open. -

Speaker Series

Featuring engaging speakers, events are an excellent opportunity for young professionals to create new contacts, and expand their professional network.



A matching process determines the most appropriate relationship for specific mentors and mentees who have satisfied our criteria for selection.



UJA Federation's Centre for Jewish Innovation supports Jewish nonprofits in a collaborative office space located in Toronto. We're currently collecting information that will help us determine how we move forward with the creation of our new Genesis space.

Genesis Hub Intake Form

Genesis events:

Innovation Workshop: Carolyn Lawrence

Disruptors Speaker Series: Harley Finkelstein, COO

Innovation Workshop: Bart Egnal

Disruptors Speaker Series: Ben Zifkin, CEO Hubba


Over 250 people attended the 3rd event is the Innovation Nation Speakers series. We were thrilled to have featured...

Posted by Genesis: UJA Federation's Centre for Jewish Innovation on Friday, January 29, 2016