Welcome to The Carole and Michael Friedman Manhattan Philanthropic Advisory Council for Teens — PACT. The Council is your gateway to growing, giving and learning.

In the first year of this program, you will:

• Think about philanthropy through a Jewish lens using a variety of Jewish texts as a foundation for learning
• Develop important leadership skills like using consensus building to make decisions.
• Learn and practice fundraising techniques.
• Raise funds and make meaningful allocations to organizations in UJA’s network.

Please take a few moments to fill out this application, so we can get to know you better. This form should be completed by the applicant.

Have any questions? Email Leah Kaplan at