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  • Don’t forget about the old new organizations in the incubator debate

    Also weighing into the incubator debate is Rabbi Sid Schwarz, a self-described "serial entrepreneur" who spent much of the past two decades launching a synagogue (Adat Shalom Reconstructionist Congregation in Bethesda, Md.), a national Jewish educational organization (the PANIM Institute for Jewish Leadership and Values) and a national interfaith initiative (the E Pluribus Unum Project)…. More ▸

  • BBYO and Panim to merge

    After months of speculation, two teen-focused Jewish organizations, the Panim Institute for Jewish Leadership and Values and B’nai B’rith Youth Organization, merged on Sept. 1. Panim has become a division of BBYO that will aim to offer compelling content and experiences to Jewish institutions and teens focused on service, advocacy and philanthropy. The idea is… More ▸

  • BBYO and Panim exploring merger, but is it a done deal?

    The Washington Jewish Week has a story about a potential merger between the national youth group BBYO and Panim: The Institute for Jewish Leadership & Values, a Maryland-based young leadership training program. By the end of the summer, reports the newspaper, BBYO will absorb most of Panim’s staff, who will then integrate the organization’s programming… More ▸