By Marci Mayer Eisen Jewish community professionals, like the rest of the country, are facing much uncertainty as we work to reimagine what our work will look like in the coming weeks, months, and dare we say years. Here in St. Louis, I continue to see first-hand the … [Read more...] about Investing in Our Professionals: The Value of JPRO Local Groups
By Jenny Camhi, Rabbi Avi Finegold, and Irene Lehrer Sandalow It all started in the lobby of the Brooklyn Marriott at the 2019 Collaboratory, an annual gathering where leaders, ventures, and philanthropists come together to ignite new thinking and seed game-changing … [Read more...] about Pivoting in the Era of Covid – How Jewish Coworking Spaces Around the Globe are Creating a New Sense of Connection
Informed By Current Research and Best Practices From the 10 Communities of the Jewish Teen Funder Collaborative, Workshops Will Fuel Teen Engagement Efforts Year-Long Series Launches September 3, 2020 By Sara Myers Allen & Debra Sagan Massey In times of uncertainty, … [Read more...] about Expanding Your Reach: A New Networking and Learning Series Open to All Youth Professionals
The Ralph I. Goldman Fellowship in Global Jewish Leadership (RIG) is JDC’s premier leadership opportunity, awarded to one person annually, for rising Jewish communal or lay leaders, young thinkers and doers from all fields - policy makers, writers, business innovators, artists, a … [Read more...] about Applications for the 2021 RIG Fellowship are Now Open
By Dr. Tamar Andrews Our future entrepreneurs, doctors, lawyers, and philanthropists begin their educational journeys not in the halls of esteemed universities, but in classrooms of our local early childhood education (ECE) programs. ECE catches students during one most … [Read more...] about Jewish Early Childhood Education Needs Innovative Educators. Here’s Why.