Jewish Funders Network is a community that grows the size and impact of Jewish philanthropy. We connect funders together, empower individual excellence, and catalyze collective action. We work for a vibrant, meaningful, inclusive, interconnected, creative, and compassionate world.
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    JFN 2020 First Time Conference Attendees Webinar
    Tuesday, March 03, 2020 at 12:00 PM



    Never experienced a JFN conference? Never fear! This webinar will empower you to make the most of your time in Palm Beach. We'll discuss everything you need to know to have an enjoyable and productive experience, and we'll show you how to use and navigate the conference website and mobile app.

    Webinar login and dial-in information will be provided upon RSVP.


    JFN 2020 International Conference
    Sunday, March 22, 2020 at 12:00 PM through March 24, 2020

    JFN 2020

    The Jewish Funders Network 2020 International Conference will convene March 22–24, 2020 in Palm Beach, Florida.

    JFN’s annual conference is the premier event in Jewish philanthropy.

    Hundreds of funders and foundation professionals come together to leverage the power of networks and immerse themselves in a vibrant dialogue about the pressing issues. Every conference is a place to connect, reunite, and bond with other Jewish funders, and a time for active learning. Panel discussions and programs feature leading experts in philanthropy illuminating tools and techniques that can make your giving more impactful and meaningful.

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    Investment Institute 2020
    Tuesday, March 24, 2020 at 04:00 PM through March 26, 2020
    Palm Beach, Florida

    Investment Institute 2020

    JFNA & JFN

    Immediately following JFN 2020 (and in the same venue), join influential stakeholders from Federations and private foundations—representing collectively over $80 billion in Jewish communal philanthropic assets—for informative presentations by top industry professionals, informal peer-to-peer learning, and networking. Enhance your ability to make prudent investment decisions and position your Jewish Federation, community or private foundation as the preeminent steward of endowed funds.

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    Haredi Employment Coalition Launches Joint Venture with Israeli Government

    Haredi, or ultra-Orthodox, Jews will soon make up one-third of Israel’s population. That’s why in 2018, JFN Israel assisted several of its members in creating the Haredi Employment Coalition, a partnership of 13 funders and organizations seeking to increase employment opportunities for this sector. The initiative -- which is now an independent effort -- brings together government ministries, civil society and employers from the business sector to boost employment rates among Israel’s ultra-Orthodox Jews.

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