Launching an Investment Strategy in Jewish Educational Leadership

Launching an Investment Strategy in Jewish Educational Leadership
How might the Jewish world create, nurture and develop the next generation of Jewish education leaders? The professional staff and board at the Jim Joseph Foundation for the last 18 months have closely explored this question. 

EATURED GRANTEE: Fellowship for Rabbinic Entrepreneurs

FEATURED GRANTEE: Fellowship for Rabbinic Entrepreneurs
The Fellowship for Rabbinic Entrepreneurs has given me the space and tools to turn my ideas into action. It has provided concrete action steps and given me a community of thought partners who have given me faith in the Jewish future. 

FEATURED ARTICLE

FEATURED ARTICLE: This is the face of Israeli culture today, as expressed by a group of Jewish and Muslim artists, musicians, dancers and filmmakers brought to the East Bay this week for a three-day conference hosted by the Berkeley Institute for Jewish Law and Israel Studies. 

Request for Proposal

The Foundation is conducting its first-ever Request for Proposals (RFP) in two grantmaking areas: 1) Cohort-Based Educator Professional Development Programs in Jewish Education and 2) Leadership Development for Current and Future Leaders in Jewish Education. 

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.

Jim Joseph

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










Launching an Investment Strategy in Jewish Educational Leadership

By Seth Linden on April 25th, 2017

How might the Jewish world create, nurture and develop the next generation of Jewish education leaders? The professional staff and board at the Jim Joseph Foundation for the last 18 months have closely explored this question—drawing on 11 years of experience investing in Jewish educators, in Jewish learning experiences for youth, and in building the field of Jewish education to inform our answer. ...More

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