Silicon Valley Hub

When organizations work together they can leverage their joint strengths to create bigger and better offerings for their communities. Whether you’re a newbie to collaborating across organizations or have decades of experience and want to hone your practice, this workshop will help you identify and manage successful win-win organizational partnerships.

Participants will:

  • Learn to assess and communicate the win-win potential of a partnership
  • Analyze their own approach to partnering within the context of best practices
  • Be more connected to other community professionals and volunteers

Wednesday May 17, 10am-1pm (Add to Calendar)

Freidenreich Conference Center (F401), Oshman Family JCC, 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto

Thursday, May 18, 10am-1pm (Add To Calendar)

Jewish Vocational Services, 225 Bush Street, Suite 400 – West Lobby San Francisco

RSVP now or sign up to learn more about upcoming workshops. Please note that RSVP is required.


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Past Workshops:

  • Leading Effective Change
  • Designing Your Participants’ Journey
  • Designing Programs that People Want

UpStart’s Silicon Valley Hub

Bay Area Accelerator Organizations

LeahJanThe UpStart Accelerator partners with innovative organizations to help transform vision and passion into successful, scaleable Jewish social ventures. Since 2006, we’ve accelerated the success of sixteen Bay Area organizations.

Meet our Bay Area Innovators.

Learn more about the Accelerator.  


UpStart Innovation Lab

The UpStart Innovation Lab (UIL) is an inviting space for Jewish innovators and professionals to play, explore, and experiment with new ideas. Located at the Oshman Family JCC in Palo Alto, the UIL is designed to inspire creativity and collaboration; White boards adorn the walls and tables, the open space facilitates large teamwork, and comfortable chairs support more intimate collaboration. The UIL hosts regular workshops and community events for anyone interested in playing with entrepreneurial tools. Recently, UpStart Silicon Valley partnered with the Oshman Family JCC to think big about programming; Staff engaged in quarterly innovation workshops focused on scaling existing initiatives and launching big ideas.

Learn more about visiting the Innovation Lab.

Contact Info

Are you a local entrepreneur, business innovator, or Jewish professional? Reach out.

UpStart Innovation Lab at the Oshman Family JCC
3921 Fabian Way
Palo Alto, CA 94303
T: 650.264.7323


Samantha Goldman, Design Strategist, Bay Area

Taylor Epstein, Director of Design Strategy