The Lappin Foundation has announced the passing of Robert Israel Lappin, 98, on Friday morning. Businessman, philanthropist, and visionary, Bob Lappin was well-known and highly regarded locally and internationally for Lappin Foundation’s innovative Youth to Israel Adventure ( … [Read more...] about Robert “Bob” Lappin, z”l
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By Aaron Katler “All of my programs have been canceled.” “I’m just not sure how to plan for the future - will things get worse than they are now?” “I don’t know how much longer I can make payroll.” These are just a few examples of the challenging realities that Jewish entr … [Read more...] about Leading Leaders Through Uncertainty
By Arielle Levites When my youngest child started preschool she cried all day long. Erika, a veteran teacher, held her for hours and comforted her. After two long days my little one (now a great big four-year old) was ready to look around, make friends and explore her … [Read more...] about What Will Happen to Jewish Preschool and the Teachers our Children Love?
Dear Teachers and Staff of the ECLC… For those who don’t know me, my name is Jeff Greenwald. I am the Vice President of the Roth Family JCC Board, a parent of a 4 year old in Room 3 (and 2 other boys that have since graduated), and the husband of one of your co-workers (my bea … [Read more...] about An Open Letter to the Teachers and Staff of The Richard S. Adler Early Childhood Center (ECLC) at The Roth Family JCC
Jewish Communal Fund (JCF), the largest and most active Jewish donor advised fund in the country, has approved emergency coronavirus-related grants totaling $1 million through its endowment, the JCF Special Gifts Fund. This injection of funding will be earmarked for food … [Read more...] about Jewish Communal Fund (NY) Announces $1 million in Emergency Coronavirus Response Grants