Jewish Agency hopes British decision to take in Jews marks victory over anti-Israel haredi elements interested in absorbing them in US. from YNetnews.com: 200 Yemeni Jews to immigrate to UK The 200 Jews living in Yemen under tight security will immigrate to Britain … [Read more...] about Yemen’s Jews to Immigrate to U.K.
from The Jerusalem Post: AJC, smashed by Madoff, looks for merger A storied 92-year-old American Jewish advocacy group is looking to save its staff and programs from termination by merging with a larger organization, over a year after losing its financial base in the … [Read more...] about Are the AJC’s Talking Merger?
by Beth Cousens, PhD Jerry “Tycho” Holkins and Mike “Gabe” Krahulik have been writing the on-line comic Penny Arcade for goodness knows how long (I’m not cool enough to have been around since the beginning). In a recent entry, Tycho clarifies why he sometimes presents his piece … [Read more...] about Making Jewish Meaning
A Federation professional asks, "... who is really doing anything about developing leaders, and what if anything, will the impact be on the future of Jewish lay leadership?" Let Them Build It and They Will Come ... There are plenty other regional and national organizations … [Read more...] about If They Build It, Will it Last?
The Westbury Group is delighted to announce the launch of the Tachles Fund, a small grants programme designed to: Engage new European and non European based funders and philanthropic entities with an active interest in European Jewish life in a pan-European, professionally … [Read more...] about Tachles Fund: Request for Proposals