Take your burning, passionate vision for the Jewish community to its next organizational level. Applications are due Feb. 1, 2010. Bikkurim seeks innovative, NYC-based, Jewish, non-profit projects that are in early stages of formation and organizational growth. They provide free … [Read more...] about Bikkurim Application Deadline Approaching
It’s that time of year again - the days are shorter and colder, and across cultures people huddle together with family members, and brighten the dark evenings with orbs of light. Chanukah is upon us. We eat latkes and jelly donuts to remember the oil that miraculously lasted in … [Read more...] about Spinning
Last week, at the General Assembly in Washington DC, ROI, PresenTense, Jumpstart, the Center for Leadership Initiatives, Bikkurim and Jewlicious Festival, all official fans of challah, innovation, and Eli Winkelman, sponsored an event in honor of Challah for Hunger’s fifth … [Read more...] about Innovation, By the Loaf
“You must live in the present, launch yourself on every wave, find your eternity in each moment.” - Henry David Thoreau Anyone who has been to a GA knows that there are two schedules - the one that is published in the program book and the one you make for yourself. Between … [Read more...] about A Moment in Time: Sunday Night at the GA
by Joshua Avedon Seth Cohen recently challenged us to think about 5 key questions facing Jewish innovation. While we hope his excellent analysis continues to spark a broader conversation in the Jewish world, Jumpstart sees a big picture answer emerging to the "How?" issue he … [Read more...] about The Jewish Innovation Pipeline: A Google Chrome OS for New Jewish Organizations?