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Deena Fuchs Joins Jewish Funders Network as Executive Vice President as JFN Seeks to Evolve

Deena Fuchs

Deena K. Fuchs will join Jewish Funders Network to inaugurate the new role of Executive Vice President. In partnership with JFN President & CEO Andrés Spokoiny, Deena will help JFN to grow and transform as the organization seeks to enhance its role as a catalyst for partnerships and coalitions in the Jewish philanthropic world.

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David Rittberg Wins JFN's 2019 JJ Greenberg Memorial Award

Rittberg, Director of the Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation's U.S. Jewish grantmaking portfolio, wins award honoring young foundation professionals.

David Rittberg

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JFN Releases Funders' Guide to Young Adults At Risk in Israel

Latest volume of Jewish Funders Network’s “Greenbook” series provides a snapshot of the emerging field of young adults at risk in Israel.

Greenbook 6: Young Adults at Risk in Israel

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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.

Amy Braier

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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

Genesis Prize & JFN

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

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