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  • Charendoff: There is too much waste in the Jewish world

    Tamar Snyder at The Jewish Week has a Q&A with the outgoing president of the Jewish Funders Network. She asks Charendoff about how his organization changed over the past decade during which he led the membership organization of donors of $25,000 per year or more to explicitly Jewish causes. And she asks him about his… More ▸

  • Jewish Funders Network president to step down

    The president of the Jewish Funders Network, Mark Charendoff, will step down at the end of the calendar year, according to a letter the organization’s chairman sent out to JFN members just before Rosh Hashanah. Charendoff has led the JFN, an organization for those who give $25,000 or more per year to Jewish charities, for… More ▸

  • Charendoff presses philanthropists to give more and aim higher

    For the second year in a row, the president of the Jewish Funders Network used the platform at his organization’s annual conference to call for changes in the way that the Jewish world gives away money. Last year, speaking from the depths of the recession, Mark Charendoff suggested to his members — all of whom… More ▸