A Summer Seminar at the Secular Yeshiva in Tel-Aviv for Rabbis, Rabbinical Students, Educators, Community Leaders and Social Activists Study Talmud, learn Hebrew, volunteer and get to know Israeli society; Learn up-close about the most critical issues of social justice in Israel today through hands-on experience, encounters with Israelis and tours throughout the country. Participants in this 4-week seminar will explore the relationship between … [Read more...] about Judaism and Social Justice in 21st Century Israel
Are you ready to join a select group of innovative and inspiring social entrepreneurs for a sponsored fellowship? If so, the PresenTense Summer Institute is looking to sponsor individuals with ideas geared toward educating through games or art. Possibilities include comics, board games, computer games, painting, crafts or graphic design. Accepted applicants will receive a full scholarship and are welcome to apply for a needs-based stipend … [Read more...] about Launch a Venture in Jewish Games or Arts
The Jewish Venture Philanthropy Fund-Los Angeles (JVPF), in collaboration with The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles, is pleased to announce our 2010 Request for Proposals. Thanks to our investors, partners and a network of creative supporters from across the Jewish world, our Fund is growing and has reached $1.5 million in cumulative grants since its inception. We expect to make grants during the 2010 cycle totaling approximately … [Read more...] about Jewish Venture Philanthropy Fund: Request for Proposals 2010
Are you ready to start up your Jewish idea? Or know someone who is? UpStart is ready to invest in a fresh group of innovative Jewish social entrepreneurs, who will benefit from UpStart's dynamic and supportive community. In addition to the benefits UpStart offers, successful applicants whose project articulates a significant service/social action strategy for its work will receive these additional benefits from Repair The World: A … [Read more...] about Apply To Become an UpStarter
Are you interested in educating through gaming, or the arts? What about engaging Jewish youth through social networking or leadership programs. Or, perhaps you have an idea to move a group of people to enact change publicly, privately or politically? These are just some of the amazing choices open to fellows participating in the 2010 PresenTense Summer Institute in Jerusalem. During the intensive six week program fellows will learn the … [Read more...] about Are You Ready to Launch a New Venture?