Shavuot Cooking with Jake Cohen

Hosted by JNFuture Tri-State

JNFuture Mimosas

Sunday, May 16, 2021

12:00 pm ET


Join Jewish National Fund-USA’s JNFuture Tri-State with popular chef Jake Cohen, Tiktok’s “Modern Mensch,” as he shares his secrets for some perfect Shavuot brunch dishes that are sure to impress friends and bubbies alike. Participate in a lively cooking demo and enjoy a preview of some of the delicious recipes from Jake’s recently released cookbook, JEW-ISH. Guests will also learn about the Galilee Culinary Institute by JNF-USA, the state-of-the-art culinary school pioneering the Israeli food scene.


Donors who make new gifts of $1,000 or more by May 23 will receive a signed copy of Jake’s cookbook JEW-ISH!


Donors who make a gift of $360 to $1,000 will be entered into a raffle to win a cookbook!


JNFuture is a community of young philanthropists of Jewish National Fund, ages 22-40, who share a commitment and passion for Israel. We engage and energize supporters through a variety of social and educational programming, as well as exciting travel opportunities. As a JNFuture donor you have access to a variety of local and national events, a vast network of like-minded peers, and unforgettable trips to Israel. You also have the opportunity to take on leadership roles, including joining your local JNFuture board, sitting on a Task Force, or chairing an event.


Jake Cohen


Jake Cohen is a NYT Bestselling cookbook author and nice Jewish boy from NYC. A former food staffer at Saveur, food editor of Tasting Table, restaurant critic of Time Out New York, and editorial director of the Feedfeed, Jake wrote his first book, Jew-ish, about his love of modern Jewish cooking and baking. When he isn’t contributing to outlets like Food Network Kitchen, Food52, and Food & Wine, he’s posting challah-braiding videos and recipes on his Instagram and TikTok (@jakecohen). He lives in NYC with his husband, Alex.

Event Chairs

Sara Armet

JNFuture Tri-state, Affinities Chair

National JNFuture Board, National Conference Chair


Rachel Firestone

New York JNFuture Board, Missions Chair

More Information

Michele Rabinovitch, Campaign Executive, JNFuture, New York

[email protected] or 212.879.9305 x506