Focal Point

Focal Point 2019: An OLAM Community Retreat 

July 1-2, Pearlstone Retreat Center, Baltimore, MD

OLAM’s annual Focal Point gathering is an exclusive opportunity for Jews engaged in global service, international development, and humanitarian aid to network, exchange ideas and best practices, and celebrate their shared commitment to serving the world’s most vulnerable individuals.

 

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS:

Impactful networking opportunities with Jewish practitioners working in 70 countries

Sector-specific knowledge sharing and problem solving

Thought-provoking discussions with Jewish leaders making a difference in the world

Intimate break-out sessions

Focal Point is an invite only gathering.

PAST FOCAL POINT SPEAKERS

Robert Bank

President and CEO, American Jewish World Service (AJWS)

Shoshana Boyd Gelfand

Director, JHub

Lisa Eisen

Vice President, Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation

Sir Trevor Pears CMG

Executive Chair, Pears Foundation

Rabbi Jennie Rosenn

Rev. Adam Taylor

Executive Director, Sojourners

Fay Twersky

Director, Effective Philanthropy Group, Hewlett Foundation

Caryl M. Stern

President and CEO, UNICEF USA

Frequently Asked Questions

We look forward to seeing you at Focal Point 2019!

HIGHLIGHTS FROM FOCAL POINT 2018

Check out 2018’s Focal Point Program Booklet

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