Connecting Yale's Jewish Alumni


Eli’s Mishpacha seeks to bring together Jewish alumni from Yale College, Graduate and Professional Schools, regardless of their on-campus Jewish affiliations.

The mission of the Mishpacha is to:

  • Promote the well being and betterment of the Yale University Jewish community, including alumni, faculty, and students, and across the spectrum of jewish identities.

  • Improve local communities through service, supported by the AYA infrastructure, and through the Yale Day of Service program, among others;

  • Provide educational and career opportunities for Yale's jewish students--including internships, scholarships, awards and prizes--as well as networking, mentoring and support;

  • Organize educational activities and events to inform Jewish alumni, students, and parents about Jewish life at Yale, and the historical significance of Yale’s Jewish community;

  • Foster positive relations between Yale University and its Jewish alumni, students and parents;

  • Build partnerships and develop leadership pathways with the Jewish communal organizations.