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Mission to Ukraine: Community In Need

Dear Friends,
 

This week, I had the opportunity to lead a delegation of Jewish Federation leaders to visit affected families in and around Dnepropetrovsk, close to the center of the conflict in Ukraine.
 

There, at great risk to their personal safety, the staff and volunteer networks of…

Jewish Federations Express Condolences, Solidarity with Charleston

Following the tragic shooting at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, SC last night that left nine people dead, Jewish communities around the nation expressed condolences to the families of the victims and the community as a whole. The Jewish Federations of North Ame…

New Donor-Engagement Marketing Suite For Feds Launching Annual Campaigns

Federations launching Annual Campaigns this fall can engage donors with a brand-new suite of marketing collateral. “Do Good Everywhere. From Anywhere.” dramatizes the concept that Federations touch more Jewish lives than any organization on the planet, and features a direct mail letter …

Federations and Philanthropy News Update, June 17, 2015

The Senate Homeland Security Appropriations Subcommittee approves a funding increase for the Nonprofit Security Grant Program, a major legislative priority for Federations. A national Federations leader is named the executive director of ORT America.

 

Homeland Security Nonprofit Grants to Double in Change Urged By Federations

The Nonprofit security grant program received the support of the Senate Homeland Security Appropriations Subcommittee to nearly double available funds to $25 million.


Since 2004, Federations have advocated for the program, which helps bolster the physical security of Jewish communities by…