FEATURED EVALUATION: Smart Money: Recommendations for an Educational Technology and Digital Engagement Investment Strategy

FEATURED EVALUATION: Smart Money: Recommendations for an Educational Technology and Digital Engagement Investment Strategy
Learn how technological developments have the potential to enhance teaching and learning modalities—Jewish teaching and learning in particular—and how funders might invest strategically in new technology tools and in experts to advance Jewish education. 

EATURED GRANTEE: Machar Fellowship - Inspiring Tomorrow's Jewish Leaders

FEATURED GRANTEE: Reboot – Making Jewish Your Own
Over the past 16 years Reboot has become a leading engine of Jewish cultural innovation and programming, meeting millennials where they’re at and allowing them to make Jewish their own.

 In This Together: A Team Approach to Teen Engagement

In This Together: A Team Approach to Teen Engagement
We’re all looking for that magic formula. That unique program, experience or methodology that will somehow not only engage Jewish teens in the present, but also keep them Jewishly involved on college campus and beyond. 

#StandTogether against anti-Semitism, racism and bigotry of all kinds

 #StandTogether against anti-Semitism, racism and bigotry of all kinds 

Mitigating Risk of a Risky Grant

When the Jim Joseph Foundation made a $10 million grant to the Foundation for Jewish Camp (FJC) in 2007 to launch the Specialty Camp Incubator, the field of Jewish camping was in a vastly different place than it is today.

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 In celebration of the Foundation's ten years of grantmaking, watch a short film about Jim Joseph, his family, and his remarkable legacy 










Adidas & Ascots: Effective Leadership Comes in Many Styles

By Dawne Bear Novicoff on March 22nd, 2017

Since November, I have been consumed with the stories of one of the most dramatic and confusing leadership transitions in our country’s history—filled with sordid tales and accusations of wiretaps and secret alliances. Just days before President Trump assumed his place in the White House, we at the Jim Joseph Foundation experienced our own leadership transition as founding Executive Director Chip Edelsberg ...More

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