Every Jewish nonprofit and institution constantly looks for new ways to connect with their congregants, students and donors. And, in our busy world that we live in, doing so can at times be quite the challenge. It goes without saying that in an effort to constantly reach one’s constituency — rabbis, educators and
In an earlier blogpost, we explained how you and your organization can join shuls and Jewish nonprofits around the globe who have their own apps for iPhone and android. Having your own app allows students, congregants and donors to keep up-to-date with the latest news, events, minyanim and happenings. It also lets members view and pay their member dues online
Giving charity and being philanthropic is something the Jewish community prides itself on. Below you will find articles to videos that highlight this topic.   Websites MaaserCalculator This site offers a program designed to take data from your 1040 form and calculate Maaser Kesafim, the 10% which Rambam says is the average appropriate donation to... Read more »
The generous giving of Tzedakah (charity) is one of the extraordinary attributes of the Jewish people. Worldwide, Tzedakah is responsible for the critical support of the needy as well as for maintaining the Jewish community’s infrastructure – schools, synagogues, mikvaot (ritual baths), hospitals, and orphanages, etc. A 2010 study at the University of Indiana revealed... Read more »