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JFN & Genesis Prize Foundation announce Women's Empowerment Challenge

Women's Empowerment

Up to $2 million in new funding to be channeled to Jewish organizations in the United States and Canada committed to promoting gender equality

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JFN Releases Guide to Funding the Arts for Social Change in Israel

Latest volume of Jewish Funders Network’s “Greenbook” series makes the case for art as an engine for social change, maps the existing landscape, and highlights opportunities for philanthropic action

TEL AVIV—Why invest in art, and why now? A new Greenbook from Jewish Funders Network says the arts represent a powerful opportunity to foster change in Israeli society.

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Amy Braier Wins JFN's 2018 JJ Greenberg Memorial Award

Braier, Director of Pears Foundation, wins award honoring young foundation professionals.

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SVF, Fund for Jewish-Arab Equality, Wins Shapiro Prize for Philanthropic Collaboration

Jewish Funders Network bestows prestigious award on partnership funding efforts to increase equality in Israel

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Press Release: The Guide to Funder Collaboration with the Government of Israel (GOI)

July 26, 2017, NEW YORK — Jewish Funders Network (JFN) has released The Guide to Funder Collaboration with the Government of Israel (GOI), a comprehensive overview of why, when, and how to work with Israel’s government to achieve philanthropic goals.

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Press Release: Matching Grants Honoring Itzhak Perlman will Support Inclusion of People with Disabilities in Jewish Life

New Fund is Second Matching Grant Project from Genesis Prize Foundation and Jewish Funders Network, Following 2015 Initiative Honoring Michael Douglas

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Press Release: Jewish Values Include Disability Justice—New Guide Empowers Readers to Make Community More Inclusive

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As Camps Prepare for 2016 Season, New Greenbook Gives Jewish Funders the Big Picture on Jewish Camp

Latest volume of Jewish Funders Network’s “Greenbook” series will help funders collaborate and understand best practices, across diverse regions and types of camp

 

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Press Release: JFN Announces Recipients of Matching Grants in Honor of Michael Douglas

Michael Douglas joins JFN & Genesis Prize Foundation in announcing funds for 28 innovative programs targeting greater engagement of intermarried families in Jewish life

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Press Release: New Publication Brings Program Related Investments (PRIs) into Jewish Philanthropic Field

Funders can find everything they need to know to begin impact investing with PRIs in a new Jewish Funders Network edition of the guide by Mission Investors Exchange

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