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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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Lesley Matsa Wins JFN's 2016 JJ Greenberg Memorial Award

Matsa, a Program Officer for Crown Family Philanthropies, wins award honoring foundation professionals 40 and under who have demonstrated extraordinary leadership in Jewish philanthropy

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Shahaf Foundation Wins 2016 Shapiro Prize for Philanthropic Collaboration

Jewish Funders Network bestows prestigious biennial award for Shahaf’s broad partnership funding young mission driven communities to decrease inequality in Israel

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Jewish Funders Network Releases Greenbook: “Funding Environmental Stewardship in Israel”

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JFN Creates Philanthropy 101 Online Guide for New Funders

NEW YORK, October 6, 2014 -- The Jewish Funders Network today released an online guide for funders starting out on their philanthropic journey but who are often stalled by the myriad options they face when they try to craft an effective giving program.

Called Philanthropy 101, the guide appears in the Resources section of the JFN website.

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