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Empowering Jewish Resilience in Greece

Financial troubles in Greece are wreaking havoc in the lives of millions. For the country’s Jews, a surge in anti-Semitism is making the crisis twice as bad.

But Minos Moissis sees only a challenge. “Our community here in Athens is badly affected [but] resilience is key. We have to adap…

View Iran webcast with U.S. Energy Secretary Moniz

U. S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz a key member of the U.S. negotiating team, addressed the Iran nuclear agreement in a Federation webcast with more than 2,000 registrants. The full talk is now available to watch and share with your community. View the webcast

Federations and Philanthropy News Update, August 14, 2015

In a live webcast sponsored by Jewish Federations and the Jewish Council for Public Affairs, U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz defends the Iranian nuclear agreement and tells viewers that the deal will allow the U.S. and other countries to increase attention on Iran’s terrorist activities…

Register now for October Jewish Agency Board of Governors Meeting

Jewish Agency Board of Governors meeting will be held Oct. 25-27 in Jerusalem. 80 Federation leaders will join hundreds of Jewish changemakers from around the world to discuss the recent surge in aliyah and to establish policies and budgets for Jewish Agency programs crucial to the future of…

I-LEAD 2015 sees 17% attendance growth

Mandel Center for Leadership Excellence's annual professional development seminar, I-LEAD, saw a 17% growth in attendance in 2015. Held earlier this week, the conference helped entry- to mid-level Federation professionals from 49 communities hone their Campaign, planning, leadership, coachin…