The Mandel Foundation believes that exceptional leaders, professional and volunteer, are the critical factor in shaping community and society. Such leaders are guided by a powerful vision of the future that is illuminated by clear purposes, inspired by profound ideas and energized by imaginative resolutions to today's problems.
The Mandel Foundation supports a variety of professional development initiatives targeted at institutional leaders representing a broad cross section of educational endeavors. These programs are designed to inculcate in educational professionals a sophisticated understanding of the nature of vision-driven institutional culture, leadership and excellence.
The programs and institutions supported by the Mandel Foundation represent the efforts and initiative in the fostering of social, communal and educational leadership.
The Foundation's areas of priority are: