Deborah Fishman sits with Naomi Less. This interview is part of the Network-Weaver Series. [Naomi Less - Jewish rock singer, experiential educator, and ritual facilitator - founded Jewish Chicks Rock to empower and ignite young Jewish women and girls to express themselves … [Read more...] about Network-Weaving with Naomi Less
by Andres Spokoiny and Jay Ruderman On December 6th, nearly 175 leaders - funders, academic experts, and program leaders - came together in New York to explore ways that our community can do more to be fully inclusive of people with disabilities. With the collaborative … [Read more...] about Leveraging Networks: From Commitment to Action
“There are two ways to live: you can live as if nothing is a miracle; you can live as if everything is a miracle.” Albert Einstein “Daddy, how do we know it REALLY was a miracle, not just that somebody counted the oil the wrong way?" Morgan Cohen, age 9 For the serious adult st … [Read more...] about Toward the Miraculous Future: A Chanukiya of Predictions for 2012
Deborah Fishman sits with Naava Frank. This interview is part of the Network-Weaver Series. [Naava Frank has always been interested in Jewish education and groups. After completing her doctorate at Harvard Graduate School of Education about the impact of summer Israel … [Read more...] about Network-Weaving with Naava Frank
There has been much discussion about the importance of connectivity and dialogue in the Jewish community, and the value of the network as a model to enable that. In The Jewish Week, Gary Rosenblatt laments the lack of conversation between Orthodox Jews and Jews of other … [Read more...] about Scarcity or Surplus?