By Liz Fisher This piece was written before the Covid-19 pandemic. Times have changed, and while this is a moment of serious financial uncertainty, it is also a moment of deep need. In this time of uncertainty, let us all have the courage to view ourselves as philanthropists … [Read more...] about We Can Become the Philanthropists We Admire
[This essay is from The Peoplehood Papers, volume 27 - “Philanthropy and Jewish Peoplehood” - published by the Center for Jewish Peoplehood Education.] By Elizabeth Fisher Philanthropy has the opportunity and power to go beyond funding Jewish peoplehood to be a vehicle … [Read more...] about Philanthropy as a Vehicle for Peoplehood
Are you looking for a new tool for taking collective action in your community or organization?
so, check out Amplifier's
will give you all the tools you need to start your own giving circle.
With registration, you’ll gain access to a 9 … [Read more...] about New On-line Training:
Amplifier’s Giving Circle Quickstart
Rabbi Rebecca W. Sirbu has been named Director of Member and Unit Services for Hadassah The Women’s Zionist Organization of America, Inc. Rabbi Sirbu’s responsibilities will include increasing membership, targeting younger women in particular, overseeing leadership development and … [Read more...] about Comings and Goings:
Rabbi Rebecca W. Sirbu;
Elizabeth (Liz) Fisher
In early November, twenty-two community builders gathered in NYC for the launch of Amplifier’s 5th Giving Circle Incubator - the most diverse cohort yet. Demonstrating clearly that giving circles are adaptable to any community and setting, these leaders are starting new giving c … [Read more...] about 22 Community-Builders will Launch New Giving Circles in Fifth Incubator Cohort