The Cohen Center for Modern Jewish Studies has released The Impact of Taglit-Birthright Israel on Participants from Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, and Germany. The study focuses on two groups of Birthright Israel participants: first, those from Russia, Ukraine and Belarus and … [Read more...] about The Impact of Taglit-Birthright Israel on Participants from Russia, Ukraine, Belarus and Germeny
The Jewish Teen Funders Network (JTFN) has released, “JUST TEENS: Transforming Tzedakah into Grantmaking,” which includes data from its biennial survey of Jewish teen foundations, conducted by Rosov Consulting and the Jewish Teen Funders Network. JTFN’s mission is to stren … [Read more...] about Data Indicates that Jewish Teen Philanthropists Prioritize Supporting the Jewish Community
A new Institute of Charity (OIC) is to be hosted at New College, Oxford University, a collaboration between the College and Charity Futures, the Third Sector think tank. Work at OIC will begin in June with the development of a strategic fundraising plan. OIC will undertake a … [Read more...] about Oxford Announces new Institute for Charity
Jews of Color in the U.S. are a growing population but have been systematically undercounted in decades of American Jewish population studies, claims a new report by the Jews of Color Field Building Initiative, The Concentration in Education and Jewish Studies at the Stanford … [Read more...] about Population of Jews of Color is Increasing in U.S., Despite Undercounting in Population Studies
The Maurice & Marilyn Cohen Center for Modern Jewish Studies (Brandeis) has just released, Innovating JCCs.
The mid-20th century Jewish community center was built on the model of a brick-and-mortar, full-service, membership-based community center. This model is … [Read more...] about Just Released: