Haaretz is reporting this morning that Young Judaea in Israel to lay off staff in wake of financial crisis, Madoff scam. The highlights: Employees learned that a financial crisis is forcing Hadassah to cut $1 million from the YJ in Israel budget. Hadassah's hospital system … [Read more...] about Hadassah Cuts in Israel
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The following is a letter from Rabbi Ramie Arian and Shelley Sherman (both of Hadassah Young Judaea) outlining changes being made due to the current economic climate. It is posted here in full to acquaint our readers with real-time, on the ground facts from Young Judaea as to how … [Read more...] about Young Judaea Makes Massive Funding Cuts
Something is definitely not right at Hadassah, and it goes way beyond a continuing series of PR disasters the past year. According to the lead story in today's New York Jewish Week, less than twenty-four hours after implementing the largest staff reduction in the organization's … [Read more...] about How Sick is Hadassah?
Hadassah, the Women's Zionist Organization of America, has implemented emergency cost-savings measures. Beginning yesterday and continuing into this morning, roughly 25% of their professional staff has been terminated effective immediately. In an additional move to save … [Read more...] about The Hammer Falls at Hadassah
an opinion piece from Dan Brown, founder of eJewish Philanthropy: They say the ability to generate confidence is a leadership trait - and I agree. As such, and from where I sit, two of the largest Jewish organizations in the world have a serious leadership problem. The two: … [Read more...] about The Ability to Generate Confidence