Following International Holocaust Remembrance Day, the United Nations will be hosting the International March of the Living Exhibit, "When you Listen to a Witness, You Become a Witness", in the Visitors Centre, Dag Hammarskjold Library Lower Level, beginning on Tuesday, January … [Read more...] about UN Exhibit to Honor March of the Living
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How do we as different Jewish communities (Israeli and North American Jews) regard and relate to power? by Brenda Morganstin I keep thinking about the meeting I attended several weeks ago sponsored by the Wexner Foundation during the GA in Israel. Wexner alumni from all 3 … [Read more...] about To What Degree Are Power, Strength, Influence, and Survival the Same Concepts?
by Josh Satok My philanthropic journey started over a year ago, in a classroom at Yale University. Over the course of the semester, I participated in what turned out to be the most unique, fascinating, crazy, and rewarding class I have ever taken. Sixteen of us in … [Read more...] about Philanthropy in Action: From College to Camp
by Mordecai Holtz Next week, Israel will be launching its first Giving Tuesday. By joining the global initiative, coined the Social Innovation of the Year by Bloomberg in 2012, Israel is boldly stating that it’s time to inspire and engage the growing local philanthropic l … [Read more...] about Giving Tuesday Israeli Style
Twenty-five young Jewish tech leaders working for such leading companies as Google, Facebook and Microsoft have arrived in Israel for a ten-day introduction to the country and to the Israeli tech scene. The visit, dubbed "Taglit Tech Challenge", is a partnership between The … [Read more...] about Young Tech Leaders Arrive for Taglit Tech Challenge