I know it's only a coincidence that on the evening before the announcement of the Rockower Awards for Excellence in Jewish Journalism, a new partnership between The Forward and Zeek: A Journal of Jewish Thought and Culture was publicized. Coincidence because the deal was set a while back and it just so happened last Wednesday was release day. This new partnership will enable Zeek, an award-winning journal that has retained both its … [Read more...] about Zeek, The Forward and 21st Century Jewish Media
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This evening, young Jewish leaders from twenty-nine countries will gather in Israel for the fourth annual ROI Global Summit for Young Jewish Innovators. The Summit, which runs through Thursday, is an innovative project of the Center for Leadership Initiatives (CLI), in partnership with Taglit-Birthright Israel. CLI was founded by American Jewish philanthropist Lynn Schusterman. This year, for the first time, and in celebration of Tel Aviv’s 100th … [Read more...] about The ROI Global Summit, Take 4
The Simon Rockower Awards for Excellence in Jewish Journalism, the most prestigious accolades in Jewish media, have been announced. Known to some as the ‘Jewish Pulitzers,’ the awards were initiated in 1980 to promote quality Jewish journalism and are given out at the AJPA’s annual conference every June. And, keeping up with the times, the AJPA recognizes Outstanding Websites as one of the fifteen categories. We salute the winners in the … [Read more...] about The Jewish Pulitzers for 2008
We are often asked for examples of what other Jewish organizations are doing well online. We share opinions, however it is not often we have tachlis we are in a position to discuss. Now, Donordigital, an online fundraising consultancy, has released a case study on an initiative with American Jewish World Service. "Search engine marketing through Google, Yahoo, and other search engines can generate positive rates of return for many … [Read more...] about Using Paid Search for Fundraising: A Case Study on AJWS
The Council On Israel Diaspora Relations, sponsored by The Daniel J. Elazar Institute for Jewish Communal Studies of the Jerusalem Center For Public Affairs, will be having their Inaugural event on Tuesday evening, July 7th. The timely topic, "The Jewish World in a New Economic Climate, Post Madoff and Beyond: What We've Learned and Where We Go From Here" features two long-time communal professionals as speakers: Avraham Infeld Senior … [Read more...] about In Israel Next Week? Check This Out!