The Growing Gender Gap an editorial from The Forward One year ago, the Forward surveyed the 75 largest Jewish communal organizations and discovered that only 11 of them - 14.3% - were led by women. And three of the 11 women in the very top spots were in interim positions. … [Read more...] about The Jewish Communities Gender Deficit
Jewish Philanthropy. Chronicled.
by Alex Margolin The rise of social media has made it easier for anyone to bring their thoughts and opinions into the world and has also increased the number of ways people can express themselves. Anyone with a digital camera or even a smart phone can post a video on … [Read more...] about Text, Video, Audio, Images and More
Once a month, in three locations as of this day, young Jewish parents gather in neighborhood associations with their young children to play Hebrew games. One part educational opportunity for children, another part friend-making opportunity for parents, HebrewPlay - a new venture … [Read more...] about Is the Leadership Glass Half-Full?
by Chaim Chesler This week the Board of Governors of the Jewish Agency for Israel is meeting in order to discuss and ratify the vision of the new chairman, Natan Sharansky, who has issued a call for the strengthening of the connection of the Jews of the Diaspora with … [Read more...] about Odessa and Tel Aviv. Two Cities; One Heart
David Cygielman and Eva Stern were named the 2010 winners of the Young Professional Award of the Jewish Communal Service Association. The Award, the most prestigious honor for young professionals in Jewish community service, will be presented at the General Assembly of the … [Read more...] about Top Young Community Professionals Selected for 2010 Award