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  • A Jewish data revolution

    Brandeis University unveiled its ambitious JDATA project at a learning session Friday at the Brandeis House in New York. JDATA, funded with $1.5 million from the Jim Joseph Foundation and developed over the past two years, is essentially a website that allows Jewish educational organizations — in this case, day schools, part-time schools, camps, pre-schools… More ▸

  • JDC faces tough choices at board meetings

    From the Fundermentalist newsletter: On Sunday and Monday, the JDC’s board of trustees will gather at the Helmsley Hotel in New York City to decide on next year’s budget. They must make serious budget cuts primarily, the JDC says, because of drastic reductions in the allocations it receives from local Jewish federations via the Jewish… More ▸