Latest Headlines

Recent News

Creating Something Positive Out of a Senseless Loss

Surviving 9/11, a bombing, and a tsunami helped turn a millionaire businessman into a philanthropist. He explains how he applies his professional disciplines, skills, and planning to grantmaking.   [More...]
Recent News

The Re-Emerging Art of Funding Innovation

A number of funders have begun exploring how to deliberately reintroduce risk-taking into their processes and portfolios in search of breakthrough change. [More...]
Recent News

No More American "Rich Uncle" for Israeli Philanthropy

The emergence of Israeli philanthropy does much more than “add more money to the pot;” it radically changes Jewish philanthropic involvement in Israel, writes JFN President and CEO Andrés Spokoiny.   [More...]
Recent News

The Seven Deadly Excuses for Avoiding Philanthropy

Many people buy into myths about giving — myths that undermine their willingness to give (or give more) to worthy causes. [More...]
Recent News

Millennials are Important, But Don't Forget About the Rest of Us

It is rare to find support for any project geared toward reaching Jews over 40, but Isn’t it possible that in our zeal to attract one significant group, we’re making a mistake by overlooking the others? [More...]