The Challah for Hunger Alumni Giving Circle is a group of alumni who will collectively give 1-3 grants to non-profits fighting hunger in local communities. The Alumni Giving Circle will accept nominations from Challah for Hunger alumni, selecting 3-5 semifinalists to research and finally selecting 1-3 grant recipients. Click here to learn more and nominate a … Continue reading The Alumni Giving Circle is back!
This July, we welcome five new board members to the Challah for Hunger Board of Directors: Jordan and Rachel, student representatives from Stanford and Binghamton, two of our strongest chapters, Caryn, co-founder and alumna of the UCLA chapter, and Michael and Neena, friends of the organization that bring financial and marketing expertise! Click here to read more!
82 days until the 2016 Challah for Hunger Leadership Summit! We have quite the conference planned for this year. Students from across the country, alumni, friends from MAZON, West Chester University, Montgomery Community County College, OneTable and more are all coming together for three days of knowledge sharing, advocacy, networking, and of course, challah baking! … Continue reading Sneak Peak: 2016 Summit!
Sarah Glickstein is an alumna of CfH at Lehigh University. She recently joined the Schusterman Foundation in Washington D.C. as the Program Assistant. Sarah shares some of her insight from her experience with CfH, the best advice she ever received, and what she is looking forward to in her new position. ‘“Find your mentors and your gatekeepers.”’ … Continue reading ALUMNI SPOTLIGHT: Sarah Glickstein
Kate Belza is an alumna of CFH and one of the co-founders of the UVA chapter. She currently works as as Program Associate at the Schusterman Family Foundation, in the Atlanta office. Kate recently co-led a Challah for Hunger alumni giving circle (her second year in a row!) and shares her experience as well as her … Continue reading Alumni Spotlight: Kate Belza
Congratulations to our new Board Chair, Liz Smulian! Liz is an alumna from CfH at Emory University with a degree in Public Health. She is extremely passionate about challah, health and how the two of them together have helped shape her identity: “I can say without pause that Challah for Hunger shaped who I am today … Continue reading Alumni Spotlight Feature: Liz Smulian
Hello Challahverse, my name is Nathan Landay and I am excited to be the guest blogger of the week. I first encountered CfH on a college tour and sought out this “nifty” social justice/baking organization when I entered Occidental College as a first year. I had the opportunity to start the 41st chapter (we now have over … Continue reading Have you met Nathan?
Now that the CfH Alumni Campaign is up and running, we’re excited to share a spotlight with you! Bianca Pasternack is an alumna from Vassar College. She designed mouthwatering and creative fliers for her chapter and continues to share her creative talents as our go-to graphic designer! Check her feature and other alumni spotlights. If … Continue reading Alumni Spotlight
Liz and Nick, two of our CfH alums hosted their first Alumni Event in Atlanta, GA. The event brought together new and old alumni to express their creative sides with a challah cover crafting activity! The afternoon was fun, messy and allowed alumni to make something beautiful together and take it home. Do you want … Continue reading ATL Alumni Activity
Did you know that 1 in 6 people in America face hunger? In an effort to decrease the number of hungry Americans, the Challah for Hunger Alumni Giving Circle, a group of CfH alumni, are teaming up to give 2-3 grants of up to $5,000 to local non-profits fighting hunger. The Alumni Giving Circle will … Continue reading Alumni: Nominate a non-profit to receive a grant