FEATURED GRANTEE -JCF-NEXT Birthright Experience Pilot

FEATURED GRANTEE: JCF-NEXT Birthright Experience Pilot
Connecting to Jewish life. Creating Jewish experiences. Engaging with Jewish peers. Many young Jewish adults want to do all of this after returning home from their ten day Birthright Israel experience. 

FEATURED ARTICLE: Teaching Israel after the war: How the recent conflict in Gaza affects lesson plans

FEATURED ARTICLE: Teaching Israel after the war: How the recent conflict in Gaza affects lesson plans
This was Israel education in real time — and similar scenes have been playing out at Jewish day schools across the country. 

WE ARE HIRING

WE ARE HIRING
The Jim Joseph Foundation is looking to hire a new Program Associate. 

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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