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  • Obama: We need innovative nonprofits

    it gets nonprofity around the seven minute mark. the Prez: If anyone is out there waiting for the government to solve all of their problems, they are going to be disappointed. Because ultimately the best solutions don’t come from the top down, from Washington, they come from the bottom up. More ▸

  • Hadassah to start military medical school

    I will have more on this tomorrow after I talk with Hadassah’s president, Nancy Falchuk, but it seems that Hadassah will partner with the Israeli government to form Israel’s first military medical school. Here’s the release from Hadassah: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                           April 28, 2009 CONTACT: Alix Fried, Rabinowitz/Dorf Communications                                                                               HADASSAH –HEBREW UNIVERSITY TO OPEN FIRST… More ▸

  • GUEST SIDEKICK: Invest in innovation

    What is now a crisis of economy must not become a crisis of vision. The recent economic downturn gives us a rare opportunity to rethink the way the Jewish community is organized. The extreme contraction of resources, which we believe has only just begun, forces us all to have difficult and often painful conversations about… More ▸

  • JFL ceases print edition of Babaganewz and goes totally digital

    The nonprofit group JFL Media, which publishes several niche Jewish magazines and Web sites, is maging significant cuts to one of its flagship periodicals, the organization’s CEO told the Fundermentalist Friday. JFL is ceasing the print edition of Babaganewz, a Jewish publication and learning supplement for school children. The magazine, which was published eight times… More ▸