In June 2015, Jewish National Fund announced the creation of the $100 million JNF Boruchin Center, designed to empower new and innovative initiatives in the Jewish world. The Center, administered within JNF-USA by a committee of JNF donors, was created from an estate … [Read more...] about JNF Boruchin Center Seeks LOIs for Innovative Projects
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Jewish National Fund-USA (JNF-USA) has announced that Efrat Gilman recently joined the organization as its youngest Chief Operating Officer in history, while also bringing the number of women who serve in executive management to fifty-percent. Gilman replaces Harold Cohen who … [Read more...] about Comings and Goings:
Jewish National Fund Announces New (and Youngest) COO
JNF-USA has engaged longtime Jewish philanthropic leader and Chicago native Richard Wexler to professionally lead the mega-gift fundraising of $300 million for a new education village in Israel to better connect Israel to the global Jewish community.
Wexler previously chaired … [Read more...] about Comings and Goings:
Globes is reporting that "The Jewish National Fund (JNF) and the State of Israel reached a last-minute compromise last night just before a bill requiring the JNF to transfer money to the state was put before the Knesset for second and third reading. Under the compromise, the … [Read more...] about Last-minute Compromise averts JNF Taxation Bill
By Stuart Winer and TOI staff Posted with permission from The Times of Israel The Jewish National Fund, under threat from legislation that could see it paying taxes from the beginning of next year, on Thursday said that it would freeze billions of shekels in funding to local … [Read more...] about Jewish National Fund Freezes Support for Israel Programs Over Tax Law