Donors are trimming back spending and choosing more carefully on what they use their hard-earned dollars for. This trickles down to non-profit organizations, requiring them to focus more on the donor than normal, and streamline overall operations. According to Robin Fisk, … [Read more...] about Using Technology to Thrive
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As the alleged Madoff Ponzi scheme has errupted across the financial world, one other name has been receiving almost as much press as Madoff. J. Ezra Merkin. Outside the circles he traveled, both in New York and as Chairman of auto financing giant GMAC, many did not even know his … [Read more...] about Who is J.Ezra Merkin?
Following the success of Rounds 1 and 2 of Sparks: The Clore Jewish Development Fund, the Clore Duffield Foundation is now accepting applications for Round 3. The Fund is a national initiative to support Jewish communities outside London. The Foundation is the founder of the JCC … [Read more...] about Sparks Round 3 is Accepting Applications
In a down economy, you need to focus on keeping your organization both financially viable and strong internally. from GuideStar: Weathering the Storm: Ensuring Your Organization’s Continued Success through Tough Economic Times The current global economic crisis is h … [Read more...] about Money Matters – People Matter
Israeli businessman and philanthropist Eitan Wertheimer has pledged $5 million to create a business fund for Southern Israel, to help develop the area’s long-term economy at a time of intense focus on violence in the region. The fund will provide below-market-rate loans and c … [Read more...] about Gaza and Our Philanthropic World