The American Jewish organizational world, like everyone else, is going through their share of staff cuts and realignment. Large international organizations including UJC and Hadassah were among the first. Sunday the URJ Board will vote on sweeping changes which will downsize the … [Read more...] about The Jewish World Lays Off
Jewish Philanthropy. Chronicled.
by Eric Leland Sometimes it’s easy to forget that donors are more than just checkbooks. Research shows that people with higher net worth want to be connected with organizations they support beyond giving money, and that these connections lead to more donations. As the economic d … [Read more...] about Engaging Your Donors Online
MASA has launched a controversial new series of recruitment adverts on YouTube: [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-RReZVKBb0E[/youtube] [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tAxUCwdZ33k&feature=related[/youtube] … [Read more...] about Meet Rachel
According to a just released Nielsen report, Global Faces and Networked Places, two-thirds of the world’s Internet population visit social networking or blogging sites, accounting for almost 10% of all Internet time. Based on information collected during 2008 the percentage is l … [Read more...] about Edgar Bronfman’s New Pastime: Blogging
Children playing; enjoying themselves; laughing. We take it for granted. But for the past eight years, this scene has been in short supply in Sderot. That changed yesterday - appropriately on Purim. For (according to JNF's CEO Russell Robinson) “the biggest and most important g … [Read more...] about The Sound of Laughter