Posts Tagged ‘board and trustees’

Come on Board!

Posted: January 9th, 2015

By Robin Minkoff, Director, Finance and Development / As a lifelong fan of Jewish communal service, I have a genuine appreciation of all things leadership — particularly volunteer leaders. Among some of the best people I know are the volunteer leaders of Jewish Learning Venture.

The Olympics, Dis/Abilities and Human Rights

Posted: February 19th, 2014

By Margot Stein, Board Member and Consultant, Whole Community Inclusion / I have been watching the Olympics with a mixture of delight and disbelief.  The athletes are so extraordinary.  A lifetime of relentless preparation has brought them to this moment, the pinnacle of desire, ambition and performance. Continue reading…

Giving Back

Posted: January 3rd, 2014

By Jonathan M. Broder, President / 

I first learned about Jewish Learning Venture before it was Jewish Learning Venture. JOP (a predecessor of the agency) staff facilitated workshops for my congregation, Tiferes B’Nai Israel in Warrington, around issues of leadership and institutional engagement and brought the Reshet initiative to the BuxMont Kehillah, while ACAJE (also a predecessor agency) staff worked with us to strengthen congregational education. Continue reading…