Applications for the 4th cohort of the Maher Fellowship Are Open! Click Here to apply!

The Maher Fellowship is a one-of-a-kind leadership in training program created specifically to engage Iranian-American Jews. Want to learn more about why to apply, and what you'll gain, and what it means to be chosen to join this amazing network? See here!

                                                                 Contribute today to sustain Los Angeles' Jewish Leadership

                                                                 Contribute today to sustain Los Angeles' Jewish Leadership

Applications Due by 8pm, November 29, 2016.  

Promoting the participation & leadership of Iranian-American Jews in American political, civic, and Jewish life.


Feeling under-engaged and under-served, in 2007 a group of first generation Iranian-American Jews gathered around a coffee table to create this peer-to-peer organization that would innovatively educate, impact, engage and represent the community on the issues that matter to us most with the ultimate goal of cultivating leadership and Jewish continuity.


maher fellowship

In its third year, the Maher Fellowship is a leadership training program for young Iranian America Jews. 

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About Us

Learn more about what we do, and meet our diverse board who members lead the organization, and community, forward.