How to Change the World: A Conversation with Charles Bronfman and Harold Grinspoon

eJewish Philanthropy, May 2, 2017

At the recent Jewish Funders Network conference, I sat down with two living legends of philanthropy: Harold Grinspoon and Charles Bronfman. My job was to interview them and find a common thread between their charitable works.

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Jewish Mothers Will Be Key To Making Social Change In The Next Decade JWRP’s Palatnik Says

Yeshiva World News, Mar 23, 2017

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Shared Value: Finding Opportunity in Societal Challenges

The next installment of JFN’s webinar series on trends in corporate citizenship will examine Nov. 6 Shared Value, an emerging trend that is reconfiguring the intersection of society and business. It is a way for corporations to help solve major social problems and also make a profit. With shared value, a social mission becomes part of the corporate culture. Philanthropy can play a role in helping companies define and execute that mission.

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PhilanthroCapitalism: Corporate Trends and Jewish Philanthropy in the 21st Century

The term for what happens when business practices intersect with philanthropic goals goes by many names; Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), corporate citizenship, sustainability and social enterprise, to name a few.

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Jewish Social Change Organizations Awarded $1 Million in Grants Through JFN Matching Grant Initiative

Seven foundations match pledges from JFN Members and build the Jewish social change movement

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Catalyzing Networks for Social Change: A Funder’s Guide

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Monitor Institute, Grantmakers for Effective Organizations

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