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Welcome New Staff: Loren & Talia!

Let’s give a big challah-welcome to our new staff members: Loren Shatten, Program Director, joins us from Repair the World Philadelphia. Click here to read her bio.  Talia Berday Sacks, Program Associate, joins us from the University of Maryland. Click here to read her bio. Elana Silberstein, our current Program Director, is stepping down to pursue a … Continue reading Welcome New Staff: Loren & Talia!

Alumni participate in GESHER Festival of Jewish Life

Gesher Festival of Jewish Life is a program of JDCRegions. Hosted in Bulgaria, Gesher is a 4 day festival of Jewish learning and professional development, through various activities, lectures, discussions & workshops, which reinforce the diversity of each person’s Jewish identity. This May, alumnae Amanda Winer and Sarah Glickstein represented Challah for Hunger at the festival. We … Continue reading Alumni participate in GESHER Festival of Jewish Life

On Service, Philanthropy and Flexing our Leadership Muscles

by Dana Baruch, as featured on the Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation Blog, May 1, 2015 In March we gathered in Austin, TX to celebrate our 10th Anniversary. This celebration, which was one of many celebrations throughout the year, focused on honoring volunteer leadership. We recognized several of our board members, and honored Dana Baruch, a … Continue reading On Service, Philanthropy and Flexing our Leadership Muscles

Your Organization’s Best New Asset: A Giving Circle

by Joelle Asaro Berman, as published in eJewishPhilanthropy April 28, 2015 Giving circles can be your organization’s best new asset. They are a highly malleable, customizable tool for creating a culture of giving in your organization. They can also help you achieve many of your organization’s goals in a meaningful way that will leave your … Continue reading Your Organization’s Best New Asset: A Giving Circle