By Emily Winograd During the Pesach season, it is customary to reflect on the blessing of freedom through the story of the Exodus. We live in an era when American Judaism is defined by freedom of choice and diversity of expression. The current conventional wisdom tells us that the availability of so many ways to be Jewish can lead people to either defer making a choice or to simply disengage. However, it also gives rise to one of our greatest … [Read more...] about The Collaboratory: a Diverse Community, a Network that Thrives
The Collaboratory 5 will convene March 21-23 in Atlanta, GA. Connect. Collaborate. Grow. Apply now for The Collaboratory's fifth annual convening and explore the possibilities of collaborating for the common good. Join with other Jewish visionaries, activists, and changemakers from across North America, Israel, Europe, and beyond for an intensive two days of building relationships, strengthening skills, and connecting the right dots … [Read more...] about Applications open for The Collaboratory 5: Building Networks that Thrive
More than 200 Jewish innovators and visionary leaders will come together in Chicago today for the fourth annual gathering of The Collaboratory, a unique joint effort to activate networks and propel young leadership forward. The initiative is spearheaded by Bikkurim, Joshua Venture Group, PresenTense, ROI Community and UpStart - five renowned organizations dedicated to building the next generation of Jewish leaders who are redesigning contemporary … [Read more...] about Jewish Innovators and Leaders Gather for 4th Annual “Collaboratory”
Are you a motivated 'doer' who is eager to learn from - and teach - your peers? This year, we are catalyzing change from the inside out! Our gathering will focus on building a values-driven workplace and gaining the tools necessary to move bold visions forward. Apply now to connect with fellow visionaries, activists, and catalyzers of change from across North America, Israel, Europe, and beyond to sharpen skills, build relationships, … [Read more...] about Applications are now open for The Collaboratory 2016
By Dara Weinerman Steinberg and Jonathan Woocher In 2013, when we were planning our strategy and preparing to launch Lippman Kanfer Foundation for Living Torah, we sat down to consider whether and how our longstanding interest and involvement in the Jewish Innovation sector fit with our refined strategic focus on supporting endeavors to cultivate, transmit and apply Jewish wisdom and sensibilities to help Jews and others live better lives and … [Read more...] about We’re Interested in Applying Jewish Wisdom, so Why Fund Innovation?