The Edmond de Rothschild Foundation (Israel), in partnership with the Jewish Funders Network, has created a $1 million matching grant initiative to help build the ecosystem of impact entrepreneurship in Israel and generate a greater ongoing philanthropic commitment to the field. Impact entrepreneurship describes an intentional approach to addressing unmet social and environmental needs, alongside a measurable financially sustainable business … [Read more...] about Call for Applications: Building the Ecosystem of Impact Entrepreneurship in Israel
An incredible opportunity to attend the largest international Jewish camp. Each year, thousands of campers from over 25 countries attend Camp Szarvas, learning together the many different ways Jews around the world live out their Judaism. Camp Szarvas is a place that nurtures exploration, leadership and Jewish identity building. It is at the forefront of what it means to engage and experience what global Jewish peoplehood is all about. The … [Read more...] about Applications Open: Szarvas Fellowship 2019
The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA), celebrates Hanukkah with a free evening of activities on Wednesday, December 5. The event kicks off at 4 pm and includes an array of musical performances, tours, art making, Hanukkah treats and a community candle lighting. The celebration, the largest community Hanukkah gathering in Boston, is presented in partnership with the Jewish Arts Collaborative (JArts) and Combined Jewish Philanthropies of Greater … [Read more...] about MFA Boston Partners with the Jewish Arts Collaborative and CJP to Celebrate Hanukkah
Rabbi Benjamin Berger is joining Hillel International as Vice President for Jewish Education. In his new role, Rabbi Berger will oversee the Hillel U Center for Jewish and Israel Education, charged with leading the growth and development of all Hillel professionals in the core areas of Hillel’s mission, strengthening all Hillel staff as learners and educators.
Most recently, Rabbi Berger served the Director of the Wexner Heritage Program. … [Read more...] about Comings and Goings:
Staff Changes at Hillel International; URJ Kutz Camp to Close
The JDC Archives is accepting applications for its 2019 fellowship program. In 2019, 6 fellowships will be awarded to senior scholars, postdoctoral researchers, graduate students, and independent researchers to conduct research in the JDC Archives, either in New York or in Jerusalem. Research topics in the fields of twentieth century Jewish history, modern history, social welfare, migration, and humanitarian assistance will be considered, as well … [Read more...] about Applications Open: JDC Archives Fellowship Program