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  • No new UJC head yet…

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  • Manning nominated to become next UJC chair

    According to the Web site of the United Jewish Communities, a nominating committee has tapped Kathy Manning to be the next chair of the umbrella organization of the North American Jewish federation system. Manning, who has served as the chair of the UJC’s executive committee since 2006, would succeed Joe Kanfer and, according to the… More ▸

  • UJC takes step towards more layoffs and budget cuts

    After initially tellling JTA it wanted to cut its budget by 10 percent, the UJC’s budget committee decided yesterday to cut it by 18 percent, including 31 layoffs: NEW YORK (JTA) — Under pressure from the federations that it serves, the United Jewish Communities took a step toward implementing an 18 percent budget cut that… More ▸