In an article in this morning's Jerusalem Post, McGill professor Gil Troy, writes about the Birthright 2.0 challenge: "The best way to say "thank you" for the Birthright gift is to "pay it forward," giving something of yourself to other Jews. Charles Bronfman and Michael … [Read more...] about Pay It Forward; Birthright Style
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The Birthright Israel Foundation will be the recipient of the largest grant ever provided by the Jim Joseph Foundation. The $17.5 million gift, to be distributed over the next five years, will provide $5 million in trip support, and an additional $12.5 million as a matching grant … [Read more...] about A New Capacity Building Grant for Birthright
Celebrate Israel's 60th anniversary with a new dance from Moses. Brought to you by Birthright Israel. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hH3crBQyyhY[/youtube] Chag Pesach Sameach Shabbat Shalom from Jerusalem … [Read more...] about Get Down With Moses
Breaking News as reported by Jewlicious: Michael Steinhardt, a breadwinnerist, philanthropist, aspiring zoologist, and out of the box thinker-ist has just unveiled a new plan to his Jewish posse while out on business in California: a network of kosher Cannabis clubs to be … [Read more...] about Steinhardt’s Newest Gig
At the 2008 Summit in Washington, D.C., last night, Hillel: The Foundation for Jewish Campus Life announced a $10.7 million grant from The Jim Joseph Foundation to expand the Experiential Educator Exemplar (E³) Program and to support the Campus Entrepreneurs Initiative. This is … [Read more...] about Innovate. Collaborate. Create. Take Initiative.