Begin Center Founder Passes Away

Harry Zvi Hurwitz, Founder and President of the Menachem Begin Heritage Foundation, passed away on October 1. He worked a full day on Sunday and went to celebrate the Rosh Hashana holiday with his family. In the evening, he suffered a massive heart … [Continue reading]

Rosh Hashanah Musings

My email inbox is filled with Rosh Hashanah e-cards from colleagues and friends wishing me a sweet and healthy New Year. Some are quite clever and all very lovely. There are lots of e-greetings using video and animation and a couple that have taken … [Continue reading]

Setting Media Budgets


We know of several organizations in our Jewish communal world that are in the final planning stages and will shortly launch new web endeavors. We know of others who are re-evaluating their current web presence or planning brand new ventures. This is … [Continue reading]

Now, More Than Ever

from Fundraising Success Magazine: 5 Tips for Nonprofits in an Economic Downturn As America slips further into an economic downturn, how are nonprofit organizations faring? Following are some things to think about in your efforts to continue … [Continue reading]

The Kremlin Speaks

from Haaretz: Putin supporter tapped to head Russia's United Israel Appeal One of the Russian Jewish community's most prominent supporters of President Vladimir Putin is set to be appointed head of the country's Keren Hayesod, also known as the … [Continue reading]

Biggest Shana Tova

Four friends on rollerblades follow a carefully planned route around Tel Aviv and record their tracks with a GPS device. The result is a stunning greeting for Rosh Hashanah across the entire city - Shana Tova!! tip to Jewish Donor Blog … [Continue reading]