Success of Program Prompted Foundation to Increase Pool of Funds to Match Eligible Applications New York, April 29, 2014 - The Leichtag Foundation, in partnership with the Jewish Funders Network, has awarded $1.12 million through a matching grant initiative designed to increase … [Read more...] about Leichtag Foundation Awards More Than $1M to Jerusalem NGOs through JFN Grant Initiative
Archives for April 2014
by Glenn Drew This past October, The Pew Report of American Jewry, “A Portrait of Jewish Americans” was published. Leaders of major Jewish organizations, scholars, pundits and naysayers rushed to respond, editorializing about the report’s findings. I resisted the temptation to … [Read more...] about A Time to Every Purpose
Apply Now for Joshua Venture Groups's Dual Investment Program Joshua Venture Group is pleased to announce the launch of the application process for the 2014-2016 Dual Investment Program - a one-of-a-kind opportunity for talented Jewish leaders to nurture bold ideas that will … [Read more...] about Calling Jewish Social Entrepreneurs – Apply Now!
We do not evaluate new initiatives adequately nor do we always report on our findings honestly, whether these initiatives are small, local efforts or multi-year, multi-million dollar initiatives. by Dr. Gabe Goldman I have seen my share of “new initiatives” in Jewish edu … [Read more...] about Five Reasons Why New Initiatives Fail
by Maryse Panette-Kedar In a deeply Christian country like Haiti, the presence of Israeli flags in the Village of Zoranje has not gone unnoticed. The flags that adorn the Ecole Nouvelle Zoranje are a testament to the financial commitment of so many individuals and Jewish … [Read more...] about Pursuing Justice in Haiti