JDC Resilience Conference: European Jews Must Be Prepared For Challenges As Vast Majority Remain In Place

Ana Libl, President of the Jewish Community of Croatia and Avital Livneh, Headmaster of Tikva School, Barcelona.

"By the time you hear the thunder, it's to late to build the ark." conference participant Barcelona, Spain, June 29, 2015 - In a year of growing challenges and threats to European Jewish communities and with immediate concerns over the impact … [Continue reading]

Training vs. Learning: A Different Conception of Professional Development

Torah study

By Abigail Dauber Sterne The word “training” is often synonymous with “professional development.” While a training session can be quite useful for a professional, learning is by far the more enriching experience. This summer, when more than 100 … [Continue reading]

Who by Religion? The “Jews of No Religion” Category is Misleading – a response to Herbert J. Gans

By Zohar Rotem I want to thank eJewishPhilanthropy for starting an important conversation on the issue of “Jews of No Religion” (JNRs), and Herbet J. Gans for introducing the issue so succinctly (here, and then here). I agree with the broad … [Continue reading]