Facing Internal Unrest, the UJC is taking flak from an "Insider Blog". On the heels of yesterday's upbeat announcement on 2007 fundraising income comes public word of the dissension that has been brewing in the UJC/Federation system. In a front page article in this week's … [Read more...] about Federation Heads Meeting To Discuss Future of Troubled Umbrella Group
Jewish Federations of NA/formerly UJC
The North American Jewish federation system raised $2.4 billion last year. The system now has more than $13 billion in endowment funds. Its umbrella organization, the United Jewish Communities, made the announcement today for the system of 155 Jewish federations and 400 … [Read more...] about UJC Raises $2.4 Billion in ’07
The Jewish Agency for Israel began a new campaign today in the Israeli press. In front page mega-sized ads they proclaim: "Keeping the promise that any Jew, every Jew, has a home in Israel." The interesting sidebar, JAFI's new tagline: As Israel's largest and most … [Read more...] about JAFI’s New Advertising Campaign
Perhaps, perhaps not. But one thing is certain: in their relations with both the American Jewish community and the growing and influential world of Anglo Olim, JAFI is in serious need of a spin-doctor. I remember well two plus years ago, when Zeev Bielski, the popular and … [Read more...] about The Jewish Agency, An Organization In Crisis?
In an historic new agreement, for the first time ever, Christian supporters will join the JAFI Board of Governors. According to a breaking story on The Jerusalem Post web site, an agreement was signed earlier today between the (Chicago based) International Fellowship for … [Read more...] about Christian Supporters to Join JAFI B.O.G.