Following more than 18 months of discussions, the boards of the Reconstructionist Rabbinical College (RRC) - Reconstructionist Judaism’s only seminary - and the Jewish Reconstructionist Federation (JRF), the congregational arm of the movement, have voted overwhelmingly to form o … [Read more...] about Jewish Reconstructionist Movement to Unify
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from The Jerusalem Post: Sharansky: More converts should be able to immigrate Jewish Agency chairman Natan Sharansky intends on Tuesday morning to suggest to the organization’s Unity of the Jewish People Committee that the agency identify those Diaspora communities whose c … [Read more...] about Chief Rabbinate Has Improper Influence on American Aliyah
from The Jerusalem Post: Ethiopian Israelis reject possible project head appointment The likely appointment of a new CEO to head one of the Ethiopian community’s flagship organizations for absorption and education has been sharply criticized by some community leaders, with o … [Read more...] about Choice to Head Ethiopian National Project is Controversial
by Tamar Wisemon This is the year of New Media Technology in Jewish education. All of the major Jewish educational conferences over the past few weeks, including NATE Seattle, the Jewish Educators Assembly, the North American Jewish Day Schools Conference and, in Israel, … [Read more...] about Overcoming the Challenges of Jewish Educational Technology
Report from Cass Business School and University of Bristol says 0.4 per cent of household spending went to charity in 2008, as in 1988. from ThirdSector: Household donation levels fail to rise over 20 years The New State of Donations: three decades of household giving to … [Read more...] about U.K. Household Donations Flat for 2 Decades