Young Professionals

Within the Jewish community:

YAD - Young Adult Division of Memphis Jewish Federation for Jewish young adults under age 40. Offers opportunities for engaging with the broader Jewish community through special events, team sports, outdoor adventures and involvement with the Annual Campaign.  

Connect TI - a social organization for Jewish Memphians in their 20s and 30s

In and Around Memphis:

Flavorwire ranked Memphis as one of the best cities in the world for young artists.

Start Co. Accelerator - Turning startups into businesses, and founders into skilled entrepreneurs. StartCo. is startup ground zero in an MSA of over 1.3 million. That means top-tier investors, mentors and media opportunities pass through our doors every day.  Spend less time trying to stand out from the crowd and more time launching and running a business. 

Undercurrent - A local initiative hosting monthly events for young professionals at hot-spots around Memphis

New Memphis Institute - Forging a prosperous and vital new Memphis by attracting, developing, activating and retaining talent.

Young at Art - Special membership category at the Dixon Gallery and Gardens for young professionals ages 25-40 that offers art, culture and social experiences with other young adults of similar interests.

Volunteer Odyssey - A program geared for those between jobs who are on the hunt for their next big opportunity and looking for a way to give back during the process. 


We love the feeling of acceptance and kindness we have found in Jewish Memphis - there is so much to do and explore in this diverse city!


Jeff and Abbey Cowens