Your Success


Our business

Discover the brilliant space where how you make a difference aligns with how you make a profit.

The Herb Amster Center is the social enterprise arm of a venerable social service non-profit creating sustainability for the agency against a tightened funding landscape.

Work with the Amster Center as you seek a better balance of money and meaning, by contracting excellent expertise, services, and support from a community based organization. 

We have the wide-ranging experience and passion to help organizations committed to truly serving their employees and clients.

Amster Center training and development programs are customizable to your organization’s processes, needs and goals and fall within four distinct areas.

Cultural Sensitivity & Diversity

As workplaces become more diverse, having the skills to work with, serve, and support people of different cultures is crucial to your organization’s success.

Health & Wellness

Weaving well-being into the culture of your organization has been proven to produce profound results for your employees, your clients, and your bottom line.

Teamwork & Leadership

Teamwork fosters personal growth. Understanding how to resolve conflicts and trust teammates, empowers your team to creates more impressive, sustainable results.

Executive Coaching

Without a clearly defined leader, team foundation may crumble. Professional coaching is a way for your organization to invest in your leaders’ success.
What our clients are saying...

“We are known for great service. And we are working with the Amster Center to develop training that will more clearly lay out for our staff members, culturally competent, great service for the community.”

Robbie Griswold, Community Partnerships Coordinator and Diversity
Zingerman’s Community of Businesses

What our clients are saying...

“In 2014, we started with a training on taking time to fully appreciate and take in the moment. That was the most valuable part of the program for me.”

BoAA employee at Mindfulness training
Bank of Ann Arbor

What our clients are saying...

“I’ve been teaching the new curriculum for two months now and people are hungry for it; asking ‘when’s the next one!? and it’s thanks to the Amster Center for imparting their tremendous amount of knowledge and cultural competence into the class so we can teach a much more impactful tool to our people”

Robby Griswold, Community Partnerships Coordinator and Diversity
Zingerman’s Community of Businesses

What our clients are saying...

“Having access to someone who knows the availability of services was extremely valuable to me.”

BoAA trainee at Caregiving training
Bank of Ann Arbor

Get in touch.


If you are a business or community leader looking for support, an investor or a volunteer, we would love to be in touch.

The Herb Amster Center is a division of Jewish Family Services of Washtenaw County
2245 S. State St., Ste 200 | Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Phone: (734) 769-0209

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