Founding Director of the Jewish People Policy Planning Institute (JPPPI), Avinoam Bar-Yosef, announced yesterday three new appointees joining the leadership of the Institute. Ambassador Stuart Eizenstat has been appointed Chairman of JPPPI’s Board of Directors and Professional … [Read more...] about Changing of the Guard at JPPPI
In the nonprofit sector, there is increasing emphasis on governance reform. The Foundation Center's second edition of The 21st Century Nonprofit: Managing in the Age of Governance explores key concepts - accountability, transparency, and responsibility - at the heart of effective … [Read more...] about The 21st Century Nonprofit: Managing in the Age of Governance
The Changing Synagogue an excerpt from The Future of the Synagogue, CCAR Journal, Winter 2009, by Amy L. Sales, Ph.D Although they have been slow to recognize themselves as such, synagogues are part of the nonprofit sector. In recent years, this sector has been marked by an … [Read more...] about The Changing American Synagogue
By Bill Robinson Ever since the 1990 National Jewish Population Study revealed the high rates at which Jews were intermarrying, millions of dollars have poured into the educational field to either increase the number of young Jews participating in models believed to work … [Read more...] about Changing Teacher Practice While Judaism Itself is Evolving – An Act of Trust?
Facebook’s US audience grew by 8.6% in September to 88.3 million uniques Women over 45 showed strong growth in September Nearly 50% of Facebook users in the US today are over 35, and nearly one-fifth of all US Facebook users are over 45 image source: Inside Facebook … [Read more...] about Facebook’s US Audience Continues to Grow