FEATURED GRANTEE - Hillel's Senior Jewish Educators/Campus Entrepreneurs Initiative

FEATURED GRANTEE: Hillel's Senior Jewish Educators/Campus Entrepreneurs Initiative
Nearly ten years ago, Hillel International embarked on a bold new strategy to increase the number of students engaged in Jewish campus life. The strategy was premised on the idea that meaningful relationships and skilled educators are keys for Jewish student engagement, Jewish learning, and for developing Jewish leaders.

FEATURED ARTICLE: Investing in Colorado's Youth and Beyond

FEATURED ARTICLE: Investing in Colorado's Youth and Beyond
After extensively studying several approaches, the foundation made a variety of recommendations about how to improve Jewish teen programs. These included bringing clubs to meet teens in their schools, fostering mentoring relationships with adults and giving teens more control over the programs.

FEATURED EVALUATION: Hebrew Union College, Jewish Theological Seminary, Yeshiva University; Education Initiative

FEATURED EVALUATION: Hebrew Union College, Jewish Theological Seminary, Yeshiva University
Education Initiative Launched in 2010, the Education Initiative is a $45 million grant program to HUC-JIR, JTS, and YU. The Year 3 evaluation details progress in educator and education leader preparation and support, as well as institutional capacity building.  

FEATURED EVALUATION: New Jewish Specialty Camps: From Idea to Reality

FEATURED EVALUATION: New Jewish Specialty Camps: From Idea to Reality
Together, the Foundation for Jewish Camp and Jim Joseph Foundation have created the first five stand-alone Jewish overnight specialty camps—five new camps, five new approaches, five models of excellence in camping and Jewish experiential learning that attracted new families to Jewish camp.  

2008 - 2012 SUMMARY REPORT: Engaging, Educating, and Inspiring Young Jewish Minds

2008 - 2012 SUMMARY REPORT: Engaging, Educating, and Inspiring Young Jewish Minds
Learn about the Foundation's evolution and the determined work of our grantees to pursue a vision of young Jews engaging in ongoing Jewish learning and living vibrant Jewish lives. 










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