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  • Jewish Agency second in command to resign

    The director general of the Jewish Agency will step down to take a position with Israel’s ministry of education. Moshe Vigdor, who has served as the agency’s second in command for the past five years, is leaving the quasi-governmental organization to become the director-general of Israel’s Council for Higher Education, he informed the agency’s board… More ▸

  • Dobkin takes over as board chair of AJWS

    The American Jewish World Service has elected Barbara Dobkin as its new board chair. Dobkin is noted for her work with women’s and girls’ projects. She was a founding chair of the Jewish Women’s Archive’s board of directors and founded Ma’yan: The Jewish Women’s Project of the JCC in Manhattan. She is also a board… More ▸