Facilitator Training 2023: Learn. Practice. Skill-Up.

December 13-14, 2023

About This Training

Learn. Practice. Skill-up. Join us at Honeycomb's Facilitator Training this December!

Don't miss out on this comprehensive training! Attendees will walk away with curriculum, tools and skills which will enable them to enhance existing Jewish youth philanthropy programs, start one in their own community or seamlessly use philanthropy in their general teen programming.

This unique experience is designed for youth educators, lay leaders and Jewish organizational professionals who are interested in building the next generation of changemakers - all are welcome!

Dates: December 13-14, 2023

Location: New York City

Registration Fee: $425

Honeycomb is offering a 10% discount on registration if two or more individuals from one organization attend. Reach out to Sarah Ruderman to take advantage of this special pricing.

During the training, attendees will:

  • Learn how to successfully implement Honeycomb's curriculum, physical tools and resources to enhance their youth philanthropy programs.
  • Explore and learn how to implement innovative methodologies to engage Jewish youth in their community.
  • Learn new skills in facilitation with the guidance of the Honeycomb team and other expert speakers.
  • Form a supportive cohort of colleagues, network, and exchange best practices in Jewish youth education.
  • Exclusive Opportunity: Attend a dedicated workshop to understand and learn how to use Honeycomb's new resource (for which you will get an advance copy!).

Included in registration fee:

  • Meals, experiences and sessions.
  • Digital + hard copy of Honeycomb’s ‘ChangeMakers: A Journey Through Jewish Teen Philanthropy’ Curriculum.
  • The Jewish Philanthropy Compass.
  • The Jewish Philanthropy Deck.
  • Early access to a copy of Honeycomb's new resource.



Executive Director, Honeycomb

Danielle Segal

Program and Education Director, Honeycomb

Sarah Ruderman

More special guests will be announced soon!

What previous attendees say about Honeycomb's Facilitator Training:

  • “I really want to thank you for the training. I felt I learned a lot. I got a lot of content resources and also a lot of group guidance skills. It was very effective. The hospitality was very warm. I felt that every detail was thought of.”

  • Excellent Excellent Excellent!!! Thank you again for all of your support and forwarding the field!

  • We really appreciate the investment of the entire Honeycomb team in order to have a perfect training - and indeed it was.

  • The sessions were so thoughtfully planned. I appreciated the opportunity to try out so many of the activities.

  • “The training was great. Everything felt extremely intentional. Loved learning in such a range of modalities with such inspiring people!”

  • “I absolutely love the values cards and so excited for all of the opportunities to teach teens through the New Curriculum.”

  • I really liked how thought out everything was and how you demonstrated all the concepts. Everything felt very intentional and the time was used well. I am feeling a lot more confident in my ability to lead a youth philanthropy program because I participated in this training. Thank you!

  • “Very worthwhile, enjoyable, lots of food for thought! Thank you all”

  • “You're excellent! Thank you for taking it to the next level!”

  • The Changemakers program itself is of the highest quality--the kind of quality that all our educational materials for children and teens should have. The combination of text based learning and hands on collective action is a great way to make the case that Judaism is relevant in the lives of our teens.

  • “Bravo! It was so much fun and I learned a lot.”

  • A great introduction to the world of youth philanthropy programs. I learned a lot and left the training ready to learn more, plus met some great people along the way! Thank you!


  • Who is the training designed for?

    The training is a specially-designed with in-depth workshops for leaders of Jewish youth philanthropy programs, as well as for Jewish educators, professionals and lay leaders from the wider field of Jewish youth programming and engagement.

  • I don't have a youth philanthropy program. Can I still attend?

    Absolutely! Whether you are interested in starting a new program, expanding your existing program or learning about best practices in facilitation, philanthropy and Jewish youth engagement —all are welcome!

  • What is the cost of the training?

    The training costs $425 per participant. This includes access to all sessions, quality tools, resources and treats to enhance your experience.

    This cost also includes 2 meals on each day. This cost does not include a hotel stay and attendees are responsible for booking their own accommodation. Contact us to get information about our room block hotel discount on a local hotel.

    Honeycomb is offering a 10% discount on registration if two or more individuals from one organization attend. Reach out to Sarah Ruderman to take advantage of this special pricing.

  • What if I need financial assistance to attend the training?

    We want to make sure that everyone who wants to attend our training is able to do so! Please contact Honeycomb's Executive Director,Danielle Segal with any specific concerns.

  • Do I need to come for both days of the training?

    Yes - you must attend both days of the facilitator training. The training is an immersive, cohort-learning experience and each workshop follows on material directly from the previous session, thus the convening needs to be attended in its entirety. Please contact Honeycomb's Program and Education Director, Sarah Ruderman with any specific concerns.

  • Is there a dress code for this event?

    Nope! Please feel free to wear anything that you feel comfortable in. Pro tip: we encourage you to wear comfortable shoes if you would like to explore all that New York City has to offer!

  • Can my organization become a sponsor of the training?

    Yes! We have different levels of sponsorship available. Please contact Honeycomb’s Executive Director, Danielle Segal and we would be happy to discuss.

    Sign Up

    Registration is $425 for all attendees. We are offering a 10% discount if two or more individuals from one organization attend. Reach out to sarah@honeycomb.org to take advantage of this special promotion.


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