Haviv Rettig Gur writing in The Jerusalem Post: Fund gives millions of dollars to keep Russian-speaking Jews Jewish The only long-term social investment fund focused on Russian-speaking Jewry celebrated its second birthday in Tel Aviv last week, and highlighted the profound … [Read more...] about Strengthening the Identity of Russian-Speaking Jewry
Archives for December 2009
by Robert I. Evans & Avrum D. Lapin With the United Nations-sponsored international summit on climate change in Copenhagen capturing worldwide headlines, we questioned how American Jewish organizations and their donors are responding to growing environmental challenges. … [Read more...] about When Will the Jewish Community Truly Go “Green”?
Based on new research compiled by Convio, a major provider of software to the global nonprofit world, on December 31 there was a 13 times increase in the number of donations and more than 22 times more funds were raised than daily averages the rest of the … [Read more...] about The 10X Factor in Online Fundraising
So many more organizations and people are engaged in social media today than they were a year ago. What that means is that so many more people are talking about your company, your competitors, your employees and your brands today than they were a year ago. At least, that’s the p … [Read more...] about Listening Posts: The Six Free Listening Tools You Cannot Do Without
from the Sydney Morning Herald: Clouds lift on philanthropy rules The season for giving is approaching and people with some serious money to donate to good causes may be considering setting up a trust as a vehicle for their philanthropy. They need to be aware that there … [Read more...] about Australia Changes Philanthropy Rules