The Nathan Cummings Foundation (NCF) announced today the selection of Simon Greer as its new President and CEO. Greer will succeed Lance Lindblom, who is retiring from NCF after more than a decade at the helm of the family foundation. As leadership changes at some of … [Read more...] about Simon Greer to Head Nathan Cummings Foundation
Archives for August 2011
by Abigail Pickus This is the first in a three-part series. Yael Assor, 26, is a social activist living in Jerusalem. Originally from Be’er Sheva, she moved to Jerusalem to attend Hebrew University, which was where she learned about Bema’aglei Tzedek (“Circles of Justice”), an … [Read more...] about 5 Questions with … Yael Assor
by Robert I. Evans and Avrum D. Lapin Interactive cell phones now beget landlines and the printed newsletter is now being challenged by organizational internet sites with icons that read “Give Now.” Every new day brings advancements in the way organizations ask and people giv … [Read more...] about Why are Jewish Nonprofits Afraid of the Power of Technology for Fundraising?
by Alex Pomson, Hebrew University of Jerusalem The publication, A Case Study of Jewish Day School Leadership: How Way Leads on to Way, first saw the light at the PEJE Assembly in 2010, where it held the attention of over a thousand people for some four hours. In this edition … [Read more...] about Illustrating the Case
Aimed at empowering teens to be peer educators and ambassadors for the Israel experience, the iCenter is launching the MZ Teen Israel Internship, a national leadership program for teens returning from summer Israel experiences. The MZ Teen Israel Internship will leverage the … [Read more...] about New Teen Internship to Leverage their Israel Experience