We have often showcased individuals or groups from this New Generation of Jewish innovators. Perhaps a tad off topic, but from the group of 32 Rhodes Scholars named for 2008, have a peak at those who self-identify as Jewish. And who knows, perhaps they will all "rock" our Jewish … [Read more...] about Introducing the 2008 Jewish American Rhodes Scholars
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They're back! Ben Yehuda was filled with young crowds unseen since the summer. The buses parked on Yaffo told the story: large banners across the front grills sported the Taglit logo. Signs in the window... Hillels of Philadelphia, the University of Florida and more. It's winter … [Read more...] about Collateral Damage From Birthright Israel? Not In My Book
LONDON (AP) -- Britain's 81-year-old Queen Elizabeth II, considered an icon of traditionalism, launched her own special Royal Channel on YouTube Sunday. (source: NYTimes) You might ask what this has to do with Jewish philanthropy? The answer is everything; when such a … [Read more...] about Britain’s Queen Takes Up YouTube
That's all you've got when a potential supporter, or even random visitor, checks out your website. IS YOUR WEBSITE UP TO THE TASK? if not, it should be at the very top of your 2008 'to do list' More than 65% of donors visit at least one of the websites of the charities … [Read more...] about Five Seconds to Make a Good Impression
In an historic new agreement, for the first time ever, Christian supporters will join the JAFI Board of Governors. According to a breaking story on The Jerusalem Post web site, an agreement was signed earlier today between the (Chicago based) International Fellowship for … [Read more...] about Christian Supporters to Join JAFI B.O.G.