A special JESNA series: 31 Days of Jewish Women in Education … [Read more...] about JESNA Celebrates Jewish Women in Education
Archives for March 2010
The Jewish Community Foundation of Los Angeles has awarded relief grants totaling $100,000 to five general community organizations that directly serve those most in need. In the past five years, The Foundation, through its General Community Grants initiative, has dispensed … [Read more...] about L.A. Community Foundation Announces Relief Grants
The European edition of The Wall Street Journal has published a special section called Social Finance and Philanthropy. Here are just a few of the articles: Measuring the Bang of Every Donated Buck Scoring charitable work is evolving from an art into a science. Making Ends … [Read more...] about Social Finance and Philanthropy: A Special Section
by Steve Rakitt We read so much about “high tech” ways of reaching donors that we may forget that the “high touch” approach is still very much desired and required. A recent change in the way the Jewish Federation of Greater Atlanta is doing business blends both. Faced with … [Read more...] about The Old Becomes New Again
Recently, a wonderful young leader, Seth Cohen of Atlanta, wrote a blog piece advocating that younger leaders and funders would do well to learn from and not dismiss the wisdom of those whose life experience might provide welcome insights for them. He called that older group … [Read more...] about “WiseGen”…. If Only!